THE ever-changing Newcastle skyline had an addition yesterday with a giant crane towering over the east end.
L&R Ashbolt apprentice Adam Roots finished 2008 by being named Australian Industry Group's Apprentice of the Year for the Illawarra and South Eastern region.
RISING fuel costs appear to have caught the attention of opportunistic thieves, with a flurry of diesel thefts from trucks and unmanned machinery across the Hunter.
THE developer behind a failed application for a heavy machinery operators training centre in Broke is considering legal action against Singleton Council.
SINGLETON Council has rejected an application for a heavy machinery operators training centre in the village of Broke.