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Local RFS official recognised by the Queen

Recognition for a a long time member for the Rural Fire Service in the Hunter Valley. Fred Turner was awarded an Australian Fire Service Medal in the annual Queens Birthday Honours...

Local MP criticises Upper Hunter public servants

Upper Hunter M-P Dave Layzell has hit out at state government public servants for walking off the job yesterday in protest at current pay negotiations. The staff from various government agencies...

Praise for Upper Hunter first responders

Praise can be heard from all across the Upper Hunter today for our emergency services personnel. It's Thank A First Responder Day, which started several years ago to ensure our police,...