Third NSW man charged over $1m drug haul
A THIRD man has been charged after more than $1 million worth of cannabis was seized in raids on the NSW mid-north coast last week.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
Manning River Times
Crowdy school closure pending
That is the advice delivered to attendees of a meeting with Director Public Schools NSW, Mark Youngblutt in February, according to parents and citizens association representative, Stephen Klump.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Mid North Coast climate forecast to be hotter and wetter in the future
New research from the CSIRO and Bureau of Meterology suggests the Mid North Coast needs to prepare for a warmer and potentially wetter future.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Upward trend forecast for Mid North Coast economy in 2014-2015
The mid north coast business sector is forecast to see significant growth in the next 12 months, mirroring a predicted state-wide trend.
Mid north coast mayors are expecting changes to Qantaslink services
Mid north coast mayors say they are confident Qantaslink services will continue to the region despite its parent company's financial struggles.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Port Macquarie bus crash sparks criticism of O'Farrell government school bus safety standards
Last week's school bus crash in Port Macquarie has sparked stinging criticism of NSW school bus safety standards for school children.
Paramedics call for an end to assaults
In the latest incident, a Port Macquarie paramedic required stitches after responding to a call for help in the early hours of Sunday.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Blue-green algal bloom sparks health warning for coastal creek south of Port Macquarie
Water testing carried out on pools of water at the Duchess Creek Beach outlet returned high levels of blue-green algae.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Bankruptcies falling on the Mid North Coast
Port Macquarie, Coffs Harbour, Grafton and Taree all recorded fewer bankruptcies last financial year compared with the 12 months prior.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Four years ago, Port Macquarie's Neil Wallace was enjoying a typical Australia Day at Shelley Beach when tragedy struck.
Artificial reef for Port Macquarie
Port Macquarie will be the third region in New South Wales to have an artificial reef installed off its coastline thanks to a $900,000 funding announcement.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
May racing carnival goes Wilde for 2014
REBECCA WILDE, daughter of Warrnambool-based trainer Bill Wilde and wife Karen, will be the face of this year's May Racing Carnival.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Port Macquarie-Hastings council considers erosion protection for Lake Cathie
A preliminary design report on a protective seawall for Lake Cathie will go before Port Macquarie-Hastings Council today, Wednesday February 19, 2014.
Manning River Times
More game time needed
TAREE Touch Association will look to play in at least one more tournament before next year's Junior State Cup.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
The Sip #4 - Wicked Elf Witbier
Of all the varieties of amber fluid on offer in Australia, wheat beer hasn't been high in bottle count.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
Areas of the Mid North and Coffs Coast received up to 100mm over the three days with the heaviest falls occurring on Sunday as a storm line from the north-west came through to the coast.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Northern Daily Leader
Dolly Watch: Country's queen in our city
TAMWORTH is preparing to welcome the country music queen herself, Dolly Parton, on Sunday, as her new album enjoys No.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Manning River Times
League draw drama
Finding a date for the representative clash between Groups Two and Three and avoiding a clash between the semi-finals and the Taree Gold Cup meeting will cause problems.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Port Macquarie-Hastings council General Manager sacked
The Port Macquarie-Hastings council's general manager has been sacked. Tony Hayward's sacking came at an extraordinary meeting yesterday afternoon.