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Harvest yourself a local job under Covid-19 lockdown

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Test gets personal for nurse Liz

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Bad Grandma fights jail due to virus fear

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Woman, 69, fights to stay out of prison due to fears of COVID-19

How addict caused $300,000 worth of damage

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Matthew John Farley caused $300k worth of damage after lighting fire

Man pleads guilty to burning torture of girlfriend

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Nicholas John Crilley, 34, pleads guilty to torturing girlfriend

Nurse 'killed girlfriend, saying she infected him

Nurse 'killed girlfriend, saying she infected him

A doctor was strangled to death by boyfriend over virus

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                $130b rescue package to keep 6 million in jobs

                $130b rescue package to keep 6 million in jobs

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                Jobs available in NSW right now despite shutdowns

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                Jobs on offer right now in NSW in the wake of COVID-19 shutdowns

                Lifestyle

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                        Jobs

                          Hundreds of thousands of Aussies have been stood down but one retailer is rewarding rather than sacking their staff on the frontline of the panic-buying fiasco.

                          Costco gifts Aussie employees $750 bonus

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