Fire fighters say it's a miracle an elderly Wagga woman is alive, after a burning candle engulfed her home in flames overnight. A quick-thinking neighbour awoke to the 79 year old's screams, and helped her scramble to safety. She lost nearly everything she owned. But generous local businesses are helping her get back on her feet, just days before Christmas.
Surf Lifesavers on the North Coast have been armed with the latest drone technology, in a bid to prevent shark attacks. The specially designed drones will monitor the surf from above identifying sharks and alerting swimmers and surfers.