Local News

Drought creating increased risk of Q fever

The drought is creating an increased risk of Q fever. People in regional and rural NSW are being urged to get vaccinated and also take other precautions to guard themselves against...

Future Drought Fund passes first obstacle

The Coalition Government's Future Drought Fund has passed its first obstacle.  The legislation that will see a $5 billion fund introduced next year passed the Lower House on Monday night with...

Bylong coal project hits a road bump

The Bylong mine project has hit a road bump.  The controversial Korean government-backed Bylong mine between Denman and Mudgee could be in limbo due to an expired Gateway Certificate approval. The Independent...