New South Wales News

Tue 20 Oct 2020

AFP to investigate Daryl Maguire over links to airport sale

Premium Content AFP to investigate Daryl Maguire over links to airport sale

The AFP will investigate if disgraced MP Daryl Maguire had any connection to the $30 million purchase of a piece of land worth ten times less.

COVID FREE? How many days since the region’s last case?

Premium Content COVID FREE? How many days since the region’s last case?

DESPITE a blessed run of no COVID cases, the testing regime remains in place and clinics will continue over Christmas

Man extradited and charged with murder over bikie shooting

Premium Content Man extradited and charged with murder over bikie shooting

A man has appeared in a North Coast court after being charged with murder in connection to the death of a senior Bandidos bikie.

NSW at ‘critical point’: Two new local COVID cases

Premium Content NSW at ‘critical point’: Two new local COVID cases

NSW has recorded two new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases and three in hotel quarantine with health officials declaring the state is at a “critical point”.

‘ALMOST NORMAL’: NSW joins list of TAS travel destinations

Premium Content ‘ALMOST NORMAL’: NSW joins list of TAS travel destinations

More details around the reopening of Tassie’s borders have been announced, with the date we’ll likely reopen to NSW set.

Man facing 70 sex, physical abuse charges

Man facing 70 sex, physical abuse charges

A man is facing 70 charges over alleged horrific abuse of a woman and six children over three years, including torture and grooming a child for sex.

DECENT RAIN: How much did your town get in past 24hrs?

Premium Content DECENT RAIN: How much did your town get in past 24hrs?

The Northern Rivers gained some much needed rain over the past two nights, with more benign conditions expected today

‘MENACING’: Surf champ’s stalker in new 'chilling' incident

Premium Content ‘MENACING’: Surf champ’s stalker in new 'chilling' incident

Stephanie Gilmore’s stalker has been sentenced after turning up at a surfing event.

‘I’VE HAD A TOUGH TIME’: Mayor ready to go after seizure

Premium Content ‘I’VE HAD A TOUGH TIME’: Mayor ready to go after seizure

Cr Simmons discharged himself from hospital to be re-elected mayor in dramatic scenes last month.

Maguire’s son got $3k birthday gift from Chinese businessman

Premium Content Maguire’s son got $3k birthday gift from Chinese businessman

A Chinese businessman who drowned in a gym pool in front of shocked onlookers in June had given the son of disgraced MP Daryl Maguire a $3000 birthday gift.

‘Functionally illiterate’ students set to take HSC exams

Premium Content ‘Functionally illiterate’ students set to take HSC exams

Private schools applied for HSC disability provisions at a higher rate than public schools last year, while more than 1000 students required someone to read them their...

How scammers stole $300k and the home of a cancer survivor

Premium Content How scammers stole $300k and the home of a cancer survivor

NSW woman Mary Saad and her kids sleep on blow-up beds and sit on camping furniture after being scammed into giving money to a bitcoin fraudster.

Spiked drink blamed for crashes, threats to police

Premium Content Spiked drink blamed for crashes, threats to police

Yamba woman claims she has no memory of driving while drunk and crashing her car twice, then threatening to kill a police officer.

Beach with no sand: Why Byron’s Main Beach is naked

Premium Content Beach with no sand: Why Byron’s Main Beach is naked

EXPERTS are asking visitors and local swimmers to find safer locations to enjoy the sea.

Teenage escapee found hiding in car boot

Premium Content Teenage escapee found hiding in car boot

THE 15-year-old boy has been charged after allegedly absconding from a hospital in Grafton.

Mon 19 Oct 2020

Nurse turned away with nearly severed thumb

Premium Content Nurse turned away with nearly severed thumb

A nurse has been forced to have her badly injured thumb operated on by a surgeon via videolink after she was turned away from a hospital.

Gladys’ media blitz: Secret sex and cringe crushes

Premium Content Gladys’ media blitz: Secret sex and cringe crushes

There was little off limits for Premier Gladys Berejiklian this morning during a media blitz where her sexuality, her cringe crushes and secret sex were discussed.

How boring jobs led to a new alcoholic kombucha business

Premium Content How boring jobs led to a new alcoholic kombucha business

“IT’S such a new realm in the beverage industry … it’s not really cider, it’s not beer and nor is it wine.”

Hit-and-run offender hid and watched scene after crash

Premium Content Hit-and-run offender hid and watched scene after crash

JIMI Knight, who fatally struck a woman and injured a man in a Nimbin street, has been sentenced.

Region’s monsoonal weather conditions set to continue

Premium Content Region’s monsoonal weather conditions set to continue

There could be further tallies to rain recorded across the region in the last 24 hours which included 20 to 30mm in some towns

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