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Viral fragments detected in Murrurundi sewage

Residents of Murrurundi are being urged to monitor for COVID-related symptoms after NSW Health confirmed positive viral fragments in the sewage at Murrurundi.  There are currently no known cases of COVID-19...

Glenbawn man airlifted to the John Hunter Hospital

A 40-year-old man was airlifted to the John Hunter Hospital last night following a serious medical emergency. The Westpac Rescue Helicopter was tasked by New South Wales Ambulance at 10:40pm last night...

A new vision for land use in the Upper Hunter

A draft 20-year plan has been unveiled by the NSW Government which aims to guide and prioritise land use decisions in the Hunter regions.  The Hunter Regional Plan 2041 examines a...