Armidale, Australia Newswire

Armidale, Australia Newswire

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  1. Backtrack seeks to find solutions for troubled youth in CondobolinRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | ABC News

    Animals and the mining industry are being considered as ways to stop young people falling through the cracks in the New South Wales town of Condobolin, in partnership with an innovative youth organisation. A partnership is being formed between an organisation that helps youth at risk and an indigenous corporation at Condobolin in central west New South Wales.

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  2. Up and At It | Tuesday, September 1, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Northern Daily Leader

    Officials from the Australian Border Force conducted the covert operation late last week in Tamworth, Armidale, Gunnedah, Glen Innes, Narrabri and Scone, and found 21 persons of interest. Read on a-oTENTERFIELD: here has been some good news for users of the much-maligned Mount Lindesay Rd near Tenterfield, with work about to start on replacing the Bookookoorara Creek bridge.

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  3. Private Sydney: Sydney man Ian Malouf to take $40 million yacht to the Rugby World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Who is the lucky person to have taken delivery of a $40million superyacht called Mischief, which will be moored in London for the duration of the Rugby World Cup? Andrew Hornery investigates. He's Sydney's king of the dumpsters, but don't look for any trash aboard Ian Malouf's new addition to his growing collection of boys' toys - a whopping great superyacht named Mischief which he dropped around $40 million on a few months back.

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  4. Jail time for false evidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Northern Daily Leader

    Natasha Darcy-Crossman was yesterday sentenced in Armidale District Court after enticing a man to change his police statement during an encounter at a front gate in Walcha earlier this year, as well as text messages. Darcy-Crossman was on parole at the time of her offending, after setting fire to a property in Walcha in 2009.

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  5. Students' cooking skills get a grillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Northern Daily Leader

    TAFE New England cookery students have put their expertise to the test as part of the 2015 WorldSkills regional competition. TAFE New England cookery students have put their expertise to the test as part of the 2015 WorldSkills regional competition.

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  6. Armidale Court House land claim deniedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | ABC News

    A land claim for the Armidale Courthouse site has been denied after a lengthy assessment process, according to Northern Tablelands MP Adam Marshall. Mr Marshall said he doesn't know why the claim was denied but there's now a four-month window for the applicant, the New South Wales Land Council, to appeal the decision through the Courts.

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  7. Hacking scandal - Attunga tops in cheating statsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Northern Daily Leader

    ATTUNGA locals are the most adulterous in the New England according to a breakdown of the data revealed after an international cheating website was hacked. ATTUNGA locals are the most adulterous in the New England according to a breakdown of the data revealed after an international cheating website was hacked.

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  8. Helicopter busy over weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Northern Daily Leader

    It's been a busy weekend for the chopper after it airlifted a man from Glen Innes to Tamworth on Saturday night with head injuries. The 32-year-old was seriously injured when his quad bike rolled on Saturday afternoon, while a 53-year-old man was flown from Armidale hospital to Tamworth with chest problems about 1.45am on Saturday.

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  9. A feast of footy finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Northern Daily Leader

    IT will be a finals triple treat across the region this weekend, with rugby league and soccer joining the party. IT will be a finals triple treat across the region this weekend, with rugby league and soccer joining the party.

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  10. Body found in search for missing manRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | ABC News

    Police say the body of a man found in a motel room in Kempsey, on the New South Wales north coast, is believed to be that of a man reported missing earlier this week. The 51-year-old was reported missing from Armidale on Monday, and was last seen alive in Coffs Harbour on Tuesday morning.

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  11. 'Awkward' wait over mergersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Northern Daily Leader

    COUNCILS across the region now face an "awkward" wait for decisions on their direction, after having a final opportunity to make their case in the Fit for the Future reforms yesterday. COUNCILS across the region now face an "awkward" wait for decisions on their direction, after having a final opportunity to make their case in the Fit for the Future reforms yesterday.

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  12. Local Government academic criticises reform processRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | ABC News

    An academic from the University of New England's Centre for Local Government is raising questions about the cost of reforms of the local government sector in New South Wales, and says it's been a confusing process. He said the process has not necessarily delivered value for money for the State Government, with almost $2 million spent on a report from the Independent Local Government Review Panel and a further $2.5 million spent on a report into Council finances.

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  13. ACCC releases June quarter 2015 petrol report | ACCCRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 11 | M2.com

    "There are some in the community that believe that the ACCC sets fuel prices, or can take action if fuel prices are set significantly above cost. This is not correct.

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  14. Region's real estate rating results - seven towns in Top 100Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Northern Daily Leader

    THE New England North West has defied long periods of drought, volatile commodity prices and inconsistent population growth to emerge as a bona fide "star" of Australia's real estate sector. THE New England North West has defied long periods of drought, volatile commodity prices and inconsistent population growth to emerge as a bona fide "star" of Australia's real estate sector.

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  15. Government's ship-building program aims to revitalise navyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Over the next few decades, the biggest regeneration of the Royal Australian Navy since the Second World War will take place. It will be the centrepiece of the Abbott government's Defence White Paper that will be released later this year.

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  16. Senator Penny Wong visits ArmidaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | ABC News

    Asked to speak on modern democracy, the Morning Show had the chance to talk to her about the current state of politics in Australia. While politics in Australia is stuck in the quagmire of the entitlements scandal, Senator Wong stopped short of supporting a full independent review of entitlements.

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  17. Teddy's bravery a princely actRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | The Mercury

    PRINCE Harry's interest in the tragic story of Tasmania's Teddy Sheean is a boost to the campaign for a Victoria Cross for this brave sailor. In April this year, Garry Ivory, nephew of Teddy Sheean, and I wrote to Prince Harry during his time on deployment with the Australian Defence Force and made him aware of Teddy's story.

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  18. Australia's Massive Shipbuilding Plan AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | Marine News

    The Australian Government has thrown domestic shipbuilders an A$89 billion lifeline. It plans to deliver a long-term plan for a strong and sustainable naval shipbuilding industry.

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  19. Federal Government hits the road promising jobs to put policy centre stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | ABC News

    A $40 billion shipbuilding plan and forward two major military projects brought forward promise jobs and a charm offensive for the Government in South Australia but the Opposition is focusing on suggestions for cutting penalty rates for weekend workers. SABRA LANE, PRESENTER: The Abbott Government's unveiled a $40 billion shipbuilding plan that'll save some jobs and, it hopes, a few Coalition seats.

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  20. PM casts lifeline to our shipbuildersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | NEWS.com.au

    FOR MOST of us, great prizes don't just materialise. But these fortunate Aussies have had incredible, multiple wins worth more than $100,000.

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