A New NSW Health report has recently been released. The report found that there has been an alarming number of new ice cases in NSW.
A PETITION with more than 17,000 signatures calling for upgrades to the Pacific Hwy to be diverted away from a koala population has failed to sway plans.
A SURGE in “fly-in fly-out” prostitutes illegally operating from motels in Ballina and Alstonville has prompted a call for mandatory licensing of sex workers
UNIONS say Premier Mike Baird’s rejection of a gas reservation scheme has doomed NSW residents to paying tripled gas prices.
CHILD sex offenders may face chemical castration as the NSW Government launches a taskforce to investigate whether the penalty will stop them reoffending.
WOMEN haemorrhaging blood after a sexual attack are no longer considered an emergency by the NSW Ambulance Service.
DISTRICT Courts are taking almost 100 days longer to finish trials than a few years ago as new cases arrive faster than old ones are dealt with.
SURVIVORS of domestic violence will be asked to speak to high school students across NSW as respectful relationships classes begin next year.
EMERGENCY departments have more than doubled their intake over five years of people needing hospitalisation for abusing the drug ice.
A PUSH for a nation-wide gas reservation policy to keep down domestic energy prices has been rejected in NSW.
Chris studied journalism at the University of Queensland. Worked for the Western Star in Roma. He has worked at The Chronicle as a reporter since February 2011.