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2 hrs ago | Darlington and Stockton Times
MAN REMANDED: The home of Irene Collins on Penrith Road in Middlesbrough where she was attacked by a police dog while officers searched for a wanted man A MAN at the centre of a police hunt where an elderly woman died after being bitten by a police dog has appeared in court.
2 hrs ago | The Advertiser
Martha Barker, three, who will be one of the judges at Paws for a Cause, with her pet dog Hunter Picture: GAVIN ENGELBRECHT THREE-YEAR-OLD Martha Barker has been checking out some of the canine competitors ahead of a sponsored walk for Durham's St Cuthbert's Hospice.
3 hrs ago | Hampshire Chronicle
David Cameron on a previous visit to the River Tyne - today he mistakenly referred to the river when interviewed by a BBC Tees presenter During an interview with BBC Tees, the Prime Minister annoyed presenter Lisa McCormick by repeatedly referring to examples of how the economy was flourishing on Tyneside.
7 hrs ago | The Advertiser
MINISTERIAL VISIT: Chancellor George Osborne MP visits business Carroll-Meynell on Durham Lane Industrial Park near Stockton.
7 hrs ago | Hartlepool Mail
A FORMER cage fighter left paralysed by cancer when he was just 19 is determined that he will walk again.
8 hrs ago | Hartlepool Mail
Emergency services were called to Catcote Road, near the junction with Truro Drive, around 7pm after a collision between a red Nissan Qashqai and a Stagecoach bus.
MORE than 100 people were referred to their doctor after a health roadshow found them to be at risk of developing diabetes.
A Durham Police spokeswoman said: "We can confirm that there are no major injuries and those involved have attended local hospitals as a precaution."
Liam Arron Dann entered the Late Shopper in Evenwood, near Bishop Auckland , carrying a meat cleaver, demanding money from shopkeepers Mike Barnes and Wendy Swords.
Joshua John Brendan Payne, 21, appeared at Hartlepool Magistrates' Court charged with racially-aggravated assault at Burbank Food and Wine, in Burbank Street, in Hartlepool, said to have happened on Tuesday.
PRESIDENTS MEET: President of Barnard Castle Rotary Club, Chrissie Michaels, with president of the Teesdale Rotary Interact Club, Emma Turner.
CONCERNS : Residents Bill Hogg, Edna Wright, Pat Powell, Mel Salmons and Ray Powell are concerned about road safety near to Barnard Grove school.
The A-Z of Curious County Durham includes stories and mysteries from the area past and present, compiled by Martin Dufferwiel, a popular history writer.
The first would see the boundary follow the River Tees north to East Holme House, encompassing Barnard Castle golf course and the Red Well enclosure, and join Black Beck and Town Pasture Lane as far as the existing boundary of Westwick Parish, with the southern boundary being the existing boundary of Marwood and Westwick parishes, except a field ... (more)
A MAN carried out an apparently motiveless attack on a long-term friend which began as he lay asleep following a lengthy drinking session.
A WOMAN has been given a suspended prison sentence for leaving her two dogs to starve to death in a locked cage.
A MAN has denied pretending to be a bailiff in order to collect money he said was owed to him.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 08:56 am
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