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NEW YEAR SEVEN PUPILS ARRIVE AT MIAMI HIGH

The new cohort of Year Seven students is settling in well at Miami High. But, it was a tight squeeze with all the fresh faces… So, their new building was officially opened today. Read More »

NEW WEATHER WARNING ISSUED, WHILE STORM CLEAN-UP CONTINUES

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The SES is urging Hunter residents to prepare for more wet and windy weather, with another east coast low forecast for northern New South Wales. Meanwhile, the clean-up continues across the region after last week’s storm, with some people still without power or running water. Read More »

MERMAID BEACH MANSION EXPECTED TO BREAK RECORDS

On Mermaid Beach’s iconic Albatross Avenue, one of Australia’s biggest and most luxurious beachfront homes is now up for sale. How high will it go? Well, it’s anyone’s guess… But talk of 30 to 40 million could be on the money. Read More »

BAYLISS TO HEADLINE SUPERMOTO EVENT IN NEWCASTLE

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Three-time world Superbike champion Troy Bayliss is just one of the big names heading to Newcastle for a special event in June. It will see the harbour foreshore turned into a Supermoto track. Read More »

LISAROW SPORTS PRECINCT OFFICIALLY OPENED

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Despite the wet weather, Lisarow’s new sporting complex was officially opened to the public today. The precinct includes three new grounds, with advanced drainage and floodlights, and will host local cricket and AFL matches. “The big thing we’re short of in Gosford is quality playing fields, so with the drainage and that on these you’re going to be able to play more times.” The project cost $5-million, with Gosford Council and the federal government each contributing $2.5-million, while the state government pledged $50,000. Read More »

  • WEATHER: SUN, SUN AND MORE SUN

    WEATHER: SUN, SUN AND MORE SUN

    We are in for a beaming week of sunshine. Today has been very warm and it will be even warmer in northern New South Wales and south east Queensland tomorrow. As we move through the week, the only difference will be a drop in temperature. Cool to cold, dry south westerly winds will be with us for some time including this weekend as the sunshine rolls on. Some very nice surfing conditions are on the way as well. Read More »
  • BEHIND THE SCENES WITH A NEWSPAPER CARTOONIST

    BEHIND THE SCENES WITH A NEWSPAPER CARTOONIST

    They hold a mirror to the world… reflecting society’s triumphs, troubles and challenges. The role of the newspaper cartoonist is as relevant as ever and NBN news explores the razor-sharp social commentary of one the finest – veteran Newcastle Herald cartoonist Peter Lewis. Read More »
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