Drought

Scone and Murrurundi BOIL WATER ALERT

Residents in Scone and Murrurundi, there is  BOIL WATER ALERT in place. Upper Hunter Shire Council have said that the recent heavy rainfall in the Glenbawn Dam catchment has caused problems...

Muswellbrook Shire town water is safe to drink

Muswellbrook Shire town water is safe to drink. Council released a statement on Tuesday afternoon reiterating that "despite current high levels of turbidity following recent rain events which has led to...

Upper Hunter cops a drenching

Merriwa, Image from Mark-Jane Smith Facebook The Upper Hunter copped a drenching over the weekend.  In parts of the region, around 100ml of rain has been recorded since Thursday as an east...