UP and AT IT: Wednesday, September 3

9AM: And that wraps it up from us today folks - join us from 7am tomorrow for your latest news. 

8.50am: Another horrific murder....

8.40am: FORMER Inverell mayor Mal Peters said he was not surprised after council voted against his plan to further consult the local community about the town centre renewal plan.

8.30am: And another one from a snow dumping at Ebor - near Armidale!

8.25am: And here's another snow photo sent in by Sarah Deer at Wallabadah this morning.


TAMWORTH’S two civic leaders appear set to be re-elected unopposed when their council colleagues convene for a vote next week.

Mayor Col Murray and his deputy, Russell Webb, have confirmed they will stand again for the positions they have held since 2011.

8AM: And here's something for the fans of Angelina Jolie, yes, her wedding dress has finally been revealed.


This photo of snow at Bendemeer this morning was sent in by Tayy Berriman.

7.40am: And now Apple as its say...

7.30am: A TAMWORTH computer specialist has warned locals to use their common sense before taking unsavoury photos following an epidemic of phone and computer hacking scandals across the globe.

7.20am: MORE than 7000 retail workers in the New England electorate will lose up to $23 million a year – with millions lost in regional spending – if moves to cut penalty rates are successful.

7.10am:  We've had reports of snow in Nundle this morning. Is it snowing in your part of the region? Send your photos to hsheridan@fairfaxmedia.com.au


6.55am: Good morning. It's September 3, the second day of spring!

We'll be bringing you as much information as we can from the state's New England and North West over the next couple of hours.

We can always do with your help. If there's something happening in your part of the world - between Tamworth, Moree, Inverell, Armidale, Walcha, Guyra, Tenterfield, Glen Innes and Gunnedah - then feel free to share. Let us know on Twitter -  @fairfaxNSWNW

The North West Slopes and Plains forecast from the Bureau of Meteorology: Sunny. Winds southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 19.

The Northern Tablelands forecast from the Bureau of Meteorology: Sunny. Winds southwesterly 35 to 50 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 19.

Check your weather here: Tamworth - Armidale - Moree - Inverell - Gunnedah - Guyra - Walcha - Tenterfield - Glen Innes


1926 – The Canberra Times is first published.

1939 – Australia follows Britain and declares war on Germany.

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