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Water drop falling down
THERE is the chance of further rain today throughout the Hunter. Tomorrow showers and storms are expected, with a front moving through the state that could continue on Saturday and Sunday. Aberdeen…


Mark Bell, manager of Scone Ambulance encourages people to have compression bandages on hand during snake season.
“If you feel like a stick has scratched you, turn around and check none of the sticks are moving,” said snake catcher Judy Martin. “Brown snakes don’t leave puncture wounds…

Ongoing Issues

The Muswellbrook West mine proposal lies within the Muswellbrook and Upper Hunter Shire.
INVESTIGATIONS are continuing for the Muswellbrook West mine with the project not expected to be operational until the early to mid-2020s. In the mine plan Idemitsu Australia Resources presented to the gateway panel the mine…