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February 16, 2020
Accident: Golden Highway Closed

THE Golden Highway south of Jerry’s Plains is closed in both directions, following a motor vehicle accident, according to Live Traffic. Motorists are advised to use the New England Highway.

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February 10, 2020
Cameras Needed in Kelly Street

POLICE are investigating a spat of graffiti in Kelly Street, Scone following a number of shop fronts were affected, sometime between midnight and 6am last Friday. Police are appealing to anyone who has CCTV or dashcam footage, or other information to contact Scone Police Station on 6544 0199 or to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 […]

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February 7, 2020
POLICE: Child Approached In Scone

YESTERDAY at approximately 8:40am, a 10 year old boy was riding his bike east on Liverpool Street, when a man sitting on the side of the footpath and approached the child. The boy reported the incident to his school and police were alerted. Police are appealing for assistance to identify a man approximately 70 years […]

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January 29, 2020
Tom and Rosemary Hope Community Can Help

WELL known and much-loved Scone couple Tom Lavelle aged 83 and Rosemary Lavelle aged 84 are back in their home in Guernsey Street and yesterday sat down to talk to scone.com.au in the hope of people helping them find who assaulted them on Sunday night. Read more…

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January 29, 2020
Wires Down Over Highway Near Scone

LIVE Traffic reported at 10:45am “wires down” over the New England Highway south of Scone, however an update at 11:59am states the hazard is actually between Muffett Street and Belmore Street at the northern end of Scone, just south of McDonalds.  Traffic is affected in both directions and emergency services are on scene. UPDATE – […]

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January 28, 2020
Elderly Couple Assaulted: Call For Community Help

ON Sunday night at approximately 10pm, a man aged 84 and a woman aged 86 were putting their bins out in Guernsey Street, Scone when they were assaulted by an unknown woman, alleged police. Update: A victim of the assault, Tom Lavelle said the person had long hair, but may not have been a woman. […]

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September 10, 2019
Turill Man Found Dead

ON Sunday at approximately 6pm police were called when a 77 year old man did not return home to his home on Summerhill Road, Turill, south-west of Cassilis. Two hours later he was found deceased in his landcruiser ute which had overturned. Police are preparing a report for the coroner.

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August 23, 2019
Police Urge Businesses to Install Cameras

LAST week five businesses and one unoccupied residence in Scone were broken into and police believe the offenders were targeting cash. Police confirmed the break-ins occurred in the early hours of August 13 and 15 causing significant damage. Guy Guiana, Hunter Valley Chief Inspector, said police were concerned about the nature of the offences which […]

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