The recent rain's brought another problem for residents.
Cane toads are out in abundance so last night one town held their first cane toad muster of the year.
Tucked away on a remote property in the tiny town of Condo is one of the country's biggest watermelon farms.
Paul McLachlan is the man behind the melons.
He sells to one of our largest supermarket chains and central markets in all our capital cities.
A teenager who walks on people's stomachs and holds them in headlocks is about to compete in a state martial arts competition in Perth. He's already represented Australia in Taekwondo, but says he's been waiting a long time to win this competition.February 9, 2:33 pm
An American super bowl commercial has gone viral, but for all the wrong reasons. It may spark one of the biggest legal battles in Australian music. The American company responsible has used a jingle that sounds almost the same as a hit Aussie song.February 8, 2:23 pm
Bathurst Regional Council's planning to tackle a problem that's bugged the city for years.
It's a smelly problem, thanks to pigeons and their droppings.
A garage sale has stripped one of our iconic brothels bare. International tourist attraction, Langtrees, is to become a boutique hotel and hundreds were keen for a glimpse of the history up for grabs.February 7, 2:48 pm
Four Police officers have come to the defence of a detective who's accused of hoon driving.
It comes as a fresh speeding charge is laid against the senior officer.
Local churches are angry at a push to strip Easter Sunday of its public holiday status.
It comes after a NSW Government survey of employer and business groups found most believe the Sunday no longer requires a day off.
We're being urged to give up the grog this February.
Febfast is a national health campaign, which encourages people to take a break from booze this month, and at the same time raise money to help young people overcome drug and alcohol problems.
A police officer from country Western Australia is being investigated for offering a cash prize to the colleague who handed out the most traffic fines.February 2, 3:33 pm
We're being warned to cover up as mosquito numbers rise.
The recent floods have made for prefect conditions for the pests.
Locals are furious that a country town's been left without a maternity ward and a permanent doctor.
Pregnant women are now forced to travel hours to give birth.
A court has heard that a grandmother on a disability pension faces a prison term after torching her landlord's house in a "minute of insanity".February 1, 3:13 pm
An 87-year-old woman has done what many young people wouldn't even dream of.
Tess Cross took up gliding in West Wyalong.
Turns out skydiving at 81 just wasn't enough.
Five local juniors are heading overseas, representing Australia, to take on South Africa in a sporting event that dates back thousands of years.
It's called tent pegging and at the moment, our region is producing the best junior competitors in Australia.