Local News

Hunter Woman Charged with Murder

A woman has been arrested and charged with murder following the suspicious death of 43-year-old New Zealand man, Ian Pullen, two years ago in the Hunter region. Just after 5.30am on...

Funding for local showgrounds in the Upper Hunter

There's some more funding for local showgrounds in the Upper Hunter.  Upper Hunter MP Michael Johnsen has announced $211,662 for upgrade works at the Dungog and Merriwa Showgrounds under the NSW Government’s...

Police investigating ram raid at Merriwa

Police are investigating a ram raid at Merriwa earlier this week.  Hunter Valley Police District (HVPD) officers say at about 3am on Wednesday morning a car was allegedly used in a...