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Eurobodalla Council embarks on new round of $1000 grants to bushfire survivors

The generosity of people from across the globe to Eurobodalla bushfire relief means more locals whose homes were lost in the disaster can now apply for funding. More than $319,353 has been provided by 135 donors to the Eurobodalla Disaster Relief Fund. Thanks to the response, Eurobodalla Council has relaunched the fund’s...

Police asking for public help to find wanted man

Glen Stewart is wanted by police for an outstanding judicial warrant and domestic violence matters. Glen Stewart is known to frequent North Nowra, Nowra and Moruya in the South Coast and Aberdare in the Maitland area. He is aged 38 years old, approximately 180 centimetres tall and of solid build. The public are...

Senate bushfire inquiry calls for fast-attack aerial fire-fighting fleet

Fire in the Grose Valley, Blue Mountains. Photo Ian Brown The federal senate bushfire inquiry has recommended the government commit to investigating fast attack strategies in its interim report, Lessons to be learned in relation to the Australian bushfire season 2019-20, handed down this week. The inquiry is one of a number to...

Tathra's Tarni Evans' AFLW dream comes true

Former Tathra Sea Eagle and Queanbeyan Tiger, Tarni Evans has been selected at Pick.9 by the Greater Western Sydney Giants in the 2020 NAB AFLW Draft. (Photo: AFLW) As Evans was the first selection in her ACT/NSW, she will also receive $5,000 from NAB.  2EC Mornings caught up with Evans the morning...

Border restrictions still in place south of Eden say police

  Police are reminding the community that restrictions remain in place at the NSW/Victoria border. A border 'bubble' is in existence, but even residents from either side of the border travelling within the bubble still need a permit, and NSW Police say anyone who travels to Victoria, including within the border zone,...