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39 min ago | The Advertiser
PCSO Michael Robson, of Shildon police, said: "There's a general problem with bike thefts across the whole of County Durham.
4 hrs ago | The Northern Echo
Pauline Squire failed to give way at a crossroads - having ignored five road signs - and pulled straight out into the main road, a court was told.
8 hrs ago | Hartlepool Mail
Durham's Police and Crime Commissioner Ron Hogg and anti-gun campaigner Bobby Turnbull and after Prime Minister David Cameron turned down calls to raise weapon licence fees.
12 hrs ago | Darlington and Stockton Times
A CLEVELAND police dog has been put down after biting a handler while another of its dogs will be destroyed after attacking a pensioner who died days later.
13 hrs ago | Hartlepool Mail
COUNCIL chiefs are asking drivers to stick to the speed limit in a blanket 20mph zone as the authority monitors its early stages.
Four youths who were swept out to sea along with a man who tried to save them have been rescued off the Northumberland coast by lifeboat crews.
Michael Smallman, who previously ran Newton Aycliffe -based fashion firm APM Clothing Developments, pleaded not guilty to participating in a fraudulent business as a sole trader between August 1 2012 and October 31 2013.
BEST PLACE TO LIVE: The borough of Stockton has been named the sixth best place to live in the UK by the Daily Telegraph.
Two crews from Peterlee Fire Station were sent to the field at Andrew's Hill, between Lowhills Road in Peterlee and Thorpe Road, Littlethorpe, where flames were engulfing the corn crop.
A MOTORIST blamed the death of his former girlfriend for him being more than three times the legal alcohol limit when he was stopped by the police.
A MAN has appeared in court charged with grievous bodily harm with intent following an incident in which a man was placed in an induced coma after suffering a bleed on his brain.
TRAGEDY: Jordan Moon who died when he was swept away by a freak wave off Seaton Carew in August 2003 THE mum of a young boy who drowned after Hartlepool's lifeguards were withdrawn says she is "gobsmacked" at council proposals to axe the service again due to budget cuts.
Police believe vehicles pulled up outside the home of the 56-year-old man, named locally as Keith Robinson, before he was shot a number of times as he was standing in the garden.
THE shortlist of train firms bidding to run the region's rail services has been announced - prompting concerns about foreign ownership and corporate greed from MPs and unions.
A THIEVING care home worker who stole more than A 3,000 from vulnerable adults insisted to a court she hadn't done it as residents "do not have much of a life as it is".
THE broken-hearted girlfriend of a man who drowned in Laos took her own life months later, an inquest heard.
DARING motorcycle stunts, hilarious horses and a strongest man contest promise to make the final Great Aycliffe Show the best to date.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 04:14 pm
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