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The cross-country pursuit that ended in a creek and 40 charges

Polair vision shows the dramatic moment two men, accused of embarking on a crime spree across southern NSW in recent days, were chased down and …

Crime

Wagga takes pause to remember them | Photos, Video

Photo: Laura Hardwick<p>Maree O'Keefe and June Harrison Oam from Wagga RSL Womens auxiliary. Photo: Laura Hardwick<p>LEST WE FORGET: Lietenant Colonel …

Abe’s shearing to a brand new beat | Video, Photos

of<p>Pictures: Les Smith<p>Your average aspiring rapper flocks to the city lights for a big break, but Abe Gwada went in the other direction.<p>He’s tied to …

Music fans get their groove on at Rock at the Races

Cheryl Tucker from Griffith, Priscilla Chiswell from Canberra, Selina Smith from Canberra and Louise Serafin from Griffith.<p>Mick Sidoti from …

Australia

Organisers eyeing third installment of Rock at the Races

RIGHT ON SONG: Eurogliders lead singer Grace Knight goes shoulder to shoulder with guitarist and back up vocalist Bernie Lynch during their set at …

Festivals

Police seek Wagga man considered ‘armed and dangerous’

NOT TO BE APPROACHED: Police are searching for 28-year-old Jimmaley Boney who is considered armed and dangerous and should not be approached.<p>Wagga …

Delays in case of teen set on fire

The sentence of a man who set a 14-year-old boy alight at Lockhart has been delayed due to an outstanding psychiatrist’s report.<p>Wagga Court<p>Brody Paul …

McDonald’s cravings lead to prison time after Wagga crime spree

Wagga Local Court<p>A Wagga man will pay the price from behind bars after breaking into a Kooringal home and stealing a credit card to feed his …

Wagga police officer’s alleged ‘rabbit’ punch: hearing continues

Wagga Local Court<p>A Wagga police officer has testified a colleague told him he "went into a mist" while allegedly assaulting a handcuffed man.<p>Those …

Crime

Court outburst by father accused of putting ice on daughter’s dummy

A North Albury man has angrily denied he contaminated his baby daughter’s dummy with the drug “ice”, leaving her seriously ill.<p>The then …

Mathers brother has bail varied

Wagga Local Court<p>One of the Mathers brothers who was allegedly involved in a car park brawl that resulted in the death of Terry Wickey has had his …

Crime

Wagga man faces court for alleged murder of Allecha Boyd

Police have charged a 19-year-old Wagga man with the murder of missing woman Allecha Boyd.<p>Wagga detectives at a house in Gurwood Street on Tuesday …

Magistrate says ‘horror movie’ style break-in calls for jail

Wagga Local Court<p>A Kooringal man who broke into two homes within two days while subject to community service and a good behaviour bond has been …

Officer admits statement omissions in alleged assault case

Wagga Local Court<p>Related<p><b>​</b>Former Wagga police officer defends assault charge<p>An officer has confessed to omitting information in statements relating to …

Wagga High School bids fond farewell to Fay Gordon

GOODBYE: Fay Gordon is retiring from Wagga High School, where her daughter Angela Angel also works and her grandsons, Lachlan Angel, 13, Josh Angel, …

Education

How Wagga celebrated the Melbourne Cup in 2017

Belinda Jordan, Sascha Powell, Kate Powel), Sam Stratton, Karen Ward and Jaye Taber at the Mater Dei Ladies' Melbourne Cup luncheon at the Country …

Residents cautioned after reemergence of deadly bat virus

TAKE CARE: Residents have been urged to take caution and avoid contact with bat and flying foxes over lyssavirus concerns. Picture: WIRES<p>Wagga …

Wagga man faces court for alleged murder of Allecha Boyd

Police have charged a 19-year-old Wagga man with the murder of missing woman Allecha Boyd.<p>Wagga detectives at a house in Gurwood Street on Tuesday …

Crime

Wanted men on the run in the Riverina: Police

WANTED: Ronald James SINNETT aged 48-years, is wanted on an Arrest Warrant and is believed to be in the Wagga District.<p>WANTED: Steven John BUTTON …

From humble Riverina beginnings, Single Gaze is ready to take on the Melbourne Cup

From the day she was born Single Gaze was always special, but breeder Jamie Middleton never dreamed she would take him to the Melbourne Cup.<p>However …

Australia

Nicoll hits century in Stribley Shield

Jon Nicoll scored an unbeaten century in the Stribley Shield.<p>Wagga City coach Jon Nicoll warmed up for the Country Championships with a century in …

Bondo makes it two in a row after a perfect ride

SWEET SUCCESS: Megan Taylor and Bondo combined for back-to-back wins at Corowa on Monday. It comes after a win at Albury last month for Tumut trainer …

Melbourne Cup

Former Wagga police officer defends assault charges

Wagga Local Court<p>A police officer has broken down in tears while giving evidence against a former colleague accused of assaulting a handcuffed …

Man faces court over alleged child sex offences at Wagga

Wagga Local Court<p>A man has faced court in relation to serious sexual offences allegedly committed against a five-year-old child at Wagga.<p>The accused …

Sloggers win tight battle to play on SCG

BIG HITTING: Josh Thompson sends the ball down the ground during the Wagga Sloggers win over Murrumbidgee Rangers on Sunday. Picture: Anthony …

Ice Hockey

Hometown heroes put stamp on Tarcutta Rodeo

GOING FOR GOLD: Novice bull ride winner Cody Gibbins, who edged out Jacob Rayner for the title, in action at the Tarcutta Rodeo on Sunday. Picture: …

Python Programming

Crowning glory at the Miss Wagga 2018 ceremony | Photos, Video

Miss Community Princess Maddison Smith and Miss Wagga Zoe Martin.<p>Miss Wagga 2018 Zoe Martin crowned by Miss Wagga 2017 Sarah Navin.<p>Miss Wagga 2017 …

Extreme Sports

Lavish funeral for mafia boss who ordered the execution of Donald McKay

Tony Sergi's gold coffin, covered in white flowers, is taken out of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church on Friday. Photo: Andrew Meares<p>His casket of …

Wildcard opportunity for Henty in Miss Muddy competition

TESTED ON COURSE: Participants in Miss Muddy show their skills and fitness. Picture: Canberra Times<p>IT’S not all tractors, balers and cultivators at …

Cycling

Public inquiry for NBN services as customers are not happy

Are you having issues with your NBN? You are not alone but help might be on the way.<p>A catalogue of questions on internet issues may soon be answered …

Net Neutrality