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Authorities urge calm over testing clinics show a surge in cases

Australian hospitals to shut, 100,000 staff under threat

Australian hospitals to shut, 100,000 staff under threat

600 nurses have already been stood down in New South Wales

Expect delays as highway work hits the Clarence

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Drivers using the Pacific Highway next week should factor in delays

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Your top 100 coronavirus questions answered

Your top 100 coronavirus questions answered

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Gunman shot dead after standoff in croc-infested swamp

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It follows a long day of the gunman evading capture and crocodiles

Aussie COVID-19 frontline heroes’ touching stories

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The touching stories of Australia coronavirus heroes

Aussies complain about 5-star quarantine

Aussies complain about 5-star quarantine

Arrivals to Australia complain about quarantine in hotels

Six-month moratorium on evictions

Six-month moratorium on evictions

Renters and landlords pushed to breaking point

Bail for man on child sex charges due to COVID-19 outbreak

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Magistrate uses coronavirus epidemic as reason to grant bail

Police charge man over alleged child indecent assault

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Sexually explicit images were allegedly sent to a young girl

Police appeal for information over stab wounds

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The man, 60, was found with serious stab wounds last year

SES volunteer blows .243, escapes jail time

premium_icon SES volunteer blows .243, escapes jail time

Police alerted by people alarmed at 4WD swerving on Pacific Hwy

Prison? Or COVID-19 quarantine centre?

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MP weighs in on proposal to re-purpose jail into pandemic facility

New section of highway gets expected opening date

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Councillor warns development approval sets precedent

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Successful DA could pave the way to change precinct in Yamba.

Housing giant responds to caravan park concerns

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Hometown spruiks economic positives of ‘permanent population base’

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    Public gatherings now limited to two people: PM

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          Coronavirus forces cancellation of another Clarence event

          premium_icon Coronavirus forces cancellation of another Clarence event

          Another Clarence Valley event has been called off due to COVID-19

          Criterion production of Joseph postponed to November

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          ‘Now everyone’s got until spring to rehearse from home, so everyone will be so well...

          Coronavirus fears don’t stop Yamba Farmers Market

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          With extra precautionary measure taken, a good crowd came out to get their fix of...

          Banging the drum for more community projects

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              “We will be doing everything we can to meet the demand”

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                But the state’s COVID-19 commissioner said it is for their own good

                Woolies announces new shopping hour

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