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NSW reports six new linked COVID-19 cases

NSW has recorded six locally acquired cases of COVID-19 linked to the western Sydney man whose positive result was reported on Saturday.

NSW reports six new locally acquired cases of COVID-19

NSW has recorded six locally acquired cases of COVID-19 linked to the western Sydney man whose positive result was reported on Saturday. Five of the six cases were household contacts of the man after more than 12,700 tests were conducted in the 24 hours to 8pm on Saturday evening. All new cases...

Further drop in unemployment rate expected

Economists expect the latest job figures will show a further easing in the unemployment rate and another solid rise in the number of people employed, reflecting Victoria's recovery from a prolonged COVID-19 lockdown.

Morning earthquake shakes the Wimmera

This morning an earthquake was reported in the Stawell region.   It hit at 5:35am just out of Glenorchy, a 3.1 magnitude quake at a depth of 7kms.   It was felt right around the region including in Stawell and Halls Gap in the Grampians.   Vic Emergency issued a community information notice noting that there...