Regional communities have been left reeling, following WIN News' announcement it would be axing four commercial television newsrooms in New South Wales and Queensland.
A prospector has discovered a 1.4kg gold nugget near the historic mining city of Kalgoorlie-Boulder as high gold prices drive a resurgence in prospecting for Western Australia.
Gladys Berejiklian is being called upon to apologise after being accused of treating a journalist with "contempt" during a terse exchange in Newcastle.
They may be slightly off the beaten track, but two towns in South Australia say Google and Apple have got it wrong when it comes to travel times — and it's costing both towns crucial tourism trade.
ABC chairman Justin Milne makes an impassioned defence of the public broadcaster, telling business leaders "Australia must decide whether it wants an ABC in the future".
The ABC's chairman hits back at criticism the public broadcaster is harming the fortunes of Australia's media empires, defending the organisation's place in the country's media landscape.
Small local newspapers in the state's north-west — some produced entirely by a single person — are bucking the overarching downward trend in print media.
Research shows country people still want regional broadcast news and local newspapers, despite the demise on regional bureaux.