David Wroe Newcastle shipbuilder Forgacs has warned it will have to lay off 900 workers by the middle of next year unless the government sets out a timetable for future naval projects to bridge the so-called...
NSW Liberal leader Barry O'Farrell pays a visit to the Newcastle electorate.
The Marginal Seat is coming to Newcastle. Come on down and share your views.
Novocastrians have their say on the upcoming state election.
Novocastrians may be now anti-Labor, but it's unlikely the Liberals will benefit, says political reporter Alexandra Smith.
The restart of Orica's ammonia plant near Newcastle has been put on hold for several weeks, the chemical giant says.
A surfer is in a serious condition in hospital after being attacked by a shark at a crowded beach in Newcastle.
Stephen Ryan Kristian Silva, Rory Callinan He has blown up a love rival's car and survived an attempt on his life. Now Queensland police investigating whether Newcastle man Daniel Fing was behind something even more sinister: plotting a mass...
Police are hunting for an armed gunman after two men were found dead with gunshot wounds in Mayfield, Newcastle yesterday.
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Alexandra Back Fairfax Media has taken out the award for NSW Journalist of the Year for the third year running.
Tim Barlass There was a beer famine in Wonthaggi in Victoria. Newcastle coal trade was ‘'exceptionally brisk'’ but tomato crops in Bathurst were mostly a failure.
Frank Robson An unlikely coalition is standing in the way of a coal company's plan in a NSW forest.
Jenny Wiggins The NRMA is considering providing roadside assistance for cyclists and expanding its car repair service, and will target people aged over 50 with information on jobs pensions and public transport to...
Paul Bibby The former high-profile head of the Australian women’s swimming team, Scott Volkers was allegedly allowed to continue working closely with young swimmers as late as 2010, despite multiple...
Paul Bibby The criminal prosecution of former Australian swimming coach Scott Volkers for allegedly sexually abusing young swimmers was abandoned after a senior NSW Crown prosecutor described one allegation as...
Rick Feneley Match-fixer or NRL scapegoat? Desperado gambler or dependable friend? Standover man or gentle giant? Rick Feneley investigates the rise and fatal fall of rugby league journeyman Ryan Tandy.
Kirsten Lawson New Australian Medical Association president Brian Owler has indicated no let-up in the fight against the $7 budget co-payment.
John Elder Damning evidence of ingrained predatory behaviour - or unfair character assassination? That's the heart of the contentious legal strategy of introducing evidence of a pattern of incidents, or...
A full list of the 738 Australians named in this year's Queen's Birthday Honours.