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Police believe they have smashed a major drug ring supplying the drug ice in Moree.
Shirley Brifman was born in far north Queensland in 1935 and became embroiled in the corrupt world of police and politics in two states before her untimely death. Look back on her colourful life.
Premier Mike Baird's announcement on Thursday that he will retire from politics is being met with mixed reaction by the people of regional New South Wales as Coalition MPs in country seats assess the political landscape amid their leader's exit.
Pilot and scientist Andrew McGrath checks the health of the environment through aerial surveys.
New South Wales Treasurer Gladys Berejiklian confirms she will stand for the leadership, but several other MPs may mount their own challenges for the position.