Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Man charged with mid-range drink-driving following pursuit

A man has been charged with mid-range drink-driving following a pursuit near Newcastle this morning. Just before 1.20am today (Tuesday 19 February 2019), officers...

Peculiar accident in Waratah

In Waratah last night at approximately 12am local paramedics were called to an accident where a man crashed his car into a tree. When...

Frontline staff for NSW hospitals

Communities across the Hunter will benefit from Australia’s largest health workforce boost delivering 8300 more frontline staff to public hospitals in NSW. Port Stephens Liberal candidate, Jaimie...

Inquiries continue after more than seven kilograms worth of drugs seized

Two men have been charged after firearms and substantial amounts of drugs were seized during a search warrant at a property in the state’s north.

Killingworth Playground to receive $125,000 makeover

Local residents and visitors to Killingworth will be excited to hear works will start this week on a $125,000 revamp of the Killingworth Park playground.

Dog of the week

Summer Rugby kicks off Friday

A total of 24 teams have entered the Newcastle and Hunter Rugby Union (NHRU) and the Hunter Junior Rugby Union (HJRU) Women’s...

Greyhound action from ‘The Gardens’

Dale Leard of Gateshead with “Diamond Abby” after winning The Welcome to Newcastle Greyhounds Maiden

Drums were beating loud and clear on Saturday night at ‘The...

'Explosive Drums' with her owners and trainer Daniel Flanagan after victory on Saturday night at 'The Gardens'. Short...