A man allegedly entered the restaurant and threatened staff with a knife before stealing cash.
Your morning news snapshot from around the Hunter, regional Australia and beyond.
The police operation concluded at about 7.30am on Wednesday.
New CSIRO trial to improve patient recovery from knee replacement surgery
In their latest book, Greg and Sylvia Ray delve into the war that thousands of young Hunter men ...
Jets owner wants to know who they need to recruit and how much money will it cost.
“It’s an exhibition match, but it will highlight the product we have with women’s rugby league.”
It seems it's a badge of honour to admit that you are really, really busy.
"We function like Vogue or Marie Claire just in Newcastle with smaller staff. We also have the same ...
Spearheaded by Lifeline and Puro Partners, the Brave Men program may be rolled out in other regions.
Making peace with the busyness of life.
Brexit and Trump were no accident.
Read some of the submissions for the Newcastle Herald short story competition.
The changing nature of the waterfront is one of the many themes of the new book, The Way ...
David Dial takes a look at the war news that made headlines this week in 1917.
QLD: Queenslanders are waking up to a huge clean-up after Cyclone Debbie tore through the state.
Ten fire crews are on the scene at the XXXX Brewery fire.
SA: Hot air balloon proposals have a 100% success rate ... so far.
NSW: When John Matterson went to move back into his home he was disgusted.
Retailers are asking for the minimum wage to be increased by less than the inflation rate a month ...
Politicians will face stricter tests before they can charge taxpayers for travel expenses under a new tranche of ...
The government says it supports an extradition treaty with Beijing because it will ensure Chinese criminals are sent back to ...
The Berejiklian government has been accused of being "reckless in the extreme" by making a "last-minute" decision in ...
The non-profit industry funds want you to think there's nothing wrong. They are most often the funds new employees are ...
Union-dominated super funds would lose their special status under a draft Productivity Commission recommendation that would delink superannuation from awards ...
Topics: Super-sensitive black cockies, cows that predict weather and a solar future.
A container terminal can be developed immediately at the Port of Newcastle. There is only one thing stopping ...
EDITORIAL: Spotlight on the disability sector.
Life in the real world, but miles apart from each other, proves too much for some of the ...
Sky News bosses are dealing with compounding controversies sparked by Mark Latham.
Last year, when Talitha Cummins took leave from Weekend Sunrise to give birth, her colleagues urged a speedy return. This ...
It's taken three years and a Pulitzer Prize for fiction to find a place in Australian readers' hearts but finally ...
Food in Newcastle has been going in and out of style, but it's guaranteed to raise a smile
Peter Douglas's formidable skills are now being applied to the rare-in-Australia montepulciano variety.
The strategies that beat the coming health insurance hikes.
Customer loyalty schemes are a great idea ... if you're a retailer.
Don't trust third-rate foreign online travel agencies masquerading as Australian operations.
Great coffee, live music, fresh fish and the mighty Clarence River
A new Ganges River cruise offers a chance to step off the tourist map and back in time.
Female travellers face unique challenges, but also unique advantages.
Jetstar have announced a sale on international flights, with tickets to Bangkok from Melbourne or Sydney for under ...