Your morning news snapshot from the Mid North Coast, around regional Australia and beyond.
Police believe Daniel James, 21, was attempting to hitchhike from Forster to Taree.
MidCoast Council are seeking community feedback on a draft plan to mitigate flooding in Nabiac.
Forster shooter Lyndon Thurtell part of a dominant NSW under 25 side.
A donation to Angel Babies has preceded this year's quilting exhibition.
OUR journalists interview some special people across the Mid North Coast.
Surf patrols are back on beaches. Summer is coming.