Critics say the government's new NAPLAN prerequisite puts pressure on kids before they are mature enough to handle it.
Nick Ralston Accountant Curtis Cheng took pride in working at Police Headquarters at Parramatta as he felt he his job was making a contribution to society.
Emma Partridge In the lead-up to her violent death, Sydney hairdresser Nasrin Abek, 35 was allegedly stalked by her husband.
Josh Dye A couple have been arrested after they were found passed out in their car with their one-year-old girl in the back seat of the car in Penrith.
MIchael Koziol Bill Shorten is talking up the underdog. Malcolm Turnbull is quietly confident of victory. Sound familiar? It's footy finals season in Parliament House.
Rachel Olding Teenager Cassie Olczak, who had been missing in the Sutherland Shire since Sunday, has been found alive.
Michael Koziol, Political reporter Victorian Premier has slammed Malcolm Turnbull for promulgating "ignorant rubbish" in the energy debate.
Michael Bachelard, Richard Baker In 30 years in the waste game, Neil Bone had never heard of anybody falling to their death down a garbage chute until Phoebe Handsjuk died.
Eryk Bagshaw Farmers have been forced to tip out more than 300,000 litres of milk destined for the supermarket shelves, as trucks struggle to get through to some of the country's largest dairy farms in the natural disaster zone of Forbes.
Georgina Mitchell The 'irresponsible' trip could have led to his capture by the so-called Islamic State, Ms Bishop said.
KFC robber on the loose after brazen hold-up.
A service at Dubbo has remembered police officers who have lost their lives in the line of duty.
This week we look at the pages pages of the Daily Liberal back in August 2002.
A house in Macquarie Street has gone under the hammer for a record price.
A full list of all the finalists for the 2016 Dubbo Rhino Awards.
Zoe is looking for her forever home.