Local News

Truck rollover near Muswellbrook

Emergency services are at the scene of a truck rollover on the Denman Road near Muswellbrook. The crash occurred about 3.50am today (Friday 26 May 2017), near the intersection of Jerry’s...

Joyce: Inland Rail a corridor of commerce

OPINION PIECE: Deputy Prime Minister and Member for New England, Barnaby Joyce 22 May 2017 This year’s Federal Budget saw the long-awaited announcement of the largest infrastructure project in our country in...

Police officer charged

A female police officer will face court later this week after a neighbour dispute in the Hunter region. Following investigations of two separate incidents in the Hunter Valley, officers yesterday (Saturday...

Cats rack up first Black Diamond win

History was made last Saturday as the Muswellbrook Cats recorded their first ever win in the Black Diamond Plate with a thumping 129-point win over the struggling The Entrance Bateau...

Child killed in Upper Hunter crash

Police are investigating a fatal crash in the Hunter Valley this afternoon. About 2.30pm (Friday 19 May 2017), emergency services were called to The Golden Highway near the intersection of Ulan...

Miners welcome boost to Resources For Regions

Today’s announcement by the NSW Government of $50 million in additional funding for the Resources for Regions program will be welcomed by mining communities across the State and shows the...

$50 MILLION FUNDING BOOST FOR MINING TOWNS

The NSW Government today announced it would significantly boost the Resources for Regions program by providing more funding for mining communities to upgrade education, health and cultural facilities and improve...

Council purchases Muswellbrook Marketplace

Muswellbrook Shire Council has exchanged contracts to purchase the Muswellbrook Marketplace.    Council’s acquisition of the Marketplace will provide a wide range of opportunities to improve the connection between the...