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Sixth man charged after investigation into armed robberies at Lake Macquarie, NSW
Helping shape Greater Sydney – Wollongong
South Newcastle Beach stone shelter stands test of time
University and Port to strengthen region’s future
$5m grant to help improve health outcomes for people who suffer stroke
Marine heatwaves don’t just endanger ecosystems – they have significant socioeconomic impacts
New plan to ensure Newcastle is an inclusive community for all
$5M grant to investigate relationship between gut and lung in respiratory disease
Sporting facilities set for upgrades thanks to City of Newcastle grant funding
2021 Notice of Annual General Meeting and Special Meeting of Members of Maritime Union of Australia Divisional Branches
Man airlifted after unit fire at Newcastle, NSW
Financials highlight cost of COVID but strong foundation holds City in good stead for future
Residents and visitors set for one more summer splash before Newcastle Ocean Baths’ upgrade
Jetstar relaunches Cairns Newcastle flights
Employment opportunities in focus as City responds to Covid
Grant funds obesity prevention research among Hispanic dads and children
NTEU Newcastle Branch statement: Re-election of Professor Jennifer Martin to University Council
U23s set for Tajikistan as Australia targets AFC U23 Asian Cup qualification
Australia-first venue set to showcase cutting-edge art
Newcastle recognised for innovative approach to economic development
Transcript: Interview with Peta Credlin, Sky News Australia, Credlin Monday, 18 October 2021
Police charge woman after rail line protest in Sandgate
Improved safety coming soon for Shortland Local Centre
NSW police charge two after break and enter at Wallsend
Registrations of interest called for M1 to Raymond Terrace
New funding to welcome back live performances
Nominations now open for City of Newcastle 2022 Citizen of Year Awards
NSW latest Covid update as at 17 October
Take punt on biosecurity
Appointment of judges to FCFCOA
Eleven new appointments to Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia
Five new judges appointed to Parramatta and Sydney registries of Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia
FFA Cup 2021 set for huge November with matches galore
Funding programs offer $1.25 million boost for COVID-affected sectors
Increased resources for Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia Newcastle Registry
New judges appointed to Newcastle registry of Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia
Community satisfaction increases as major projects are delivered throughout city
New Hendra virus genotype discovered
Investigation into sick birds inconclusive
Hendra virus confirmed in flying foxes in broad region of Australia
Researchers develop test for new Hendra variant
Expanded program sets students on pathway to career success
Online vote crowns People’s Choice for Kilgour Prize
Hunter Sports Centre scores upgrade funds
Health and wellbeing at heart of City of Newcastle’s local business support
NSW latest public health alert – flights and new venues
Bathers Way just got even better
Researchers develop test for new Hendra variant