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MAN CHARGED WITH ATTEMPTED MURDER

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A man, who allegedly set fire to a Central Coast home with three children and three adults inside, has been charged with attempted murder. The six people managed to escape unharmed last Friday, but the house suffered extensive damage. A 68-year-old man was arrested at Wyong Hospital on Sunday, where he was being treated for burns to his feet. He’ll face court at a later date. Read More »

STORM AFTERMATH: CALLS FOR ASSISTANCE RISES IN HUNTER TO 7,000

This home is Rankin Park still to be cleared after last week's storm

The number of calls for assistance to the SES has risen to 7,000 in the Hunter, following the biggest storm to hit the state – a $240-million monster. There are just 2,000 outstanding callouts, as volunteers work around the clock. Read More »

CLEAN-UP UNDERWAY ACROSS TUGGERAH LAKES

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With the floodwater surrounding Tuggerah Lakes having now dropped, residents today began the long process of cleaning up. It comes as the SES says some jobs may not be able to be cleared for another week. Read More »

TUGUN ROAD UPGRADE PROBLEM, NOT SOLUTION

Tugun residents are up in arms over plans to rip up and reseal Golden Four Drive. The street is in a shocking state of disrepair but now, it seems, the upgrade will create more problems than it will solve.   Read More »

MOYES SILVER MEDAL HIGHLIGHT OF CAREER

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Terrigal’s Jack Moyes has described his silver in the Board Race at the Australian Championships as the highlight of his lifesaving career. The 22-year old will resume training in July in preparation for next Summer’s Ironman Series.   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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