Local News

COVID-19 cases rise in the Hunter

Yesterday's lowered numbers were short-lived as the Hunter regions see another spike in virus cases.  The Hunter New England Health District have recorded 78 newly confirmed in the last 24-hours -...

NEW EXPOSURE: Singleton Gym and Swim

  The Singleton Gym and Swim has been identified as an exposure site after a positive case visited the 25m indoor pool and adjoining amenities.  Anyone who attended the facility on the...

Singleton pub fined for breaching Public Health Orders

The licensee of Singleton's Caledonian Hotel has copped a hefty Personal Infringement Notice (PIN) for breaching vaccine requirements.  Officers from the Hunter Valley Police District and specialist licensing police attended the...

Abandoned house fire at Hebden

Multiple RFS units have responded to calls of an abandoned house fire on a coal mine site at Hebden this morning.  Crews are currently still working on bringing the flames under...

Hunter Valley welcomes two new police officers

Hunter Valley residents may see a new face or two out patrolling the regions this coming week.  The Hunter Valley Police District have welcomed a pair of Probationary Constables to their...