Road traffic accident at the junction of Marsh Lane, Shepley and New Mill Road. Emergency service crews at the accident scene.

Woman dies after Shepley road accident

The woman was inside a silver-coloured Vauxhall Corsa when it collided with a blue Range Rover

Huddersfield town centre mugger knocked victim out and then robbed him as he lay helpless with serious head injury

Can you help track down the perpetrator in this sickening attack?

Hundreds of homes in Moldgreen, Dalton and Tandem without gas after water main burst

Northern Gas Networks has been shortlisted for a customer service award
Northern Gas Networks said it caused water to enter the gas network on Monday evening and this morning engineers from Northern Gas Networks were continuing work to restore gas supplies

Is there a cat poisoner on the loose in Huddersfield? Devastated owner speaks after pet's death

Jessica Baxter and and her cat Albie
Jessica Baxter, 26, said her four year old cat Albie died on the vet’s table on Sunday evening after being found collapsed in a neighbour’s garden

M62 managed motorway system is causing 'paranoia', says top lawyer Nick Freeman

M62
Mr Freeman says despite the system being in place for a year, motorists were still confused about how it works

John Smith's Stadium in 'pole position' to be permanent home of national rugby league museum

The John Smith's Stadium
Huddersfield University helps launch touring rugby league exhibition

Obituary: nurse and midwife Pat Raynor

Patricia Raynor
"A lady in the true sense of the word"

New Rastrick Fire Station build continues but warning that traffic light changes could be on the way

The new fire station in Clough Lane will replace Brighouse and Elland stations and is expected to open in March next year

Huddersfield Examiner calendar 2015: April - choose your winner

April
We'll be sharing a gallery of pictures for each month over 12 days

Dewsbury West Labour councillor Darren O'Donovan faces de-selection - by his own party

Clr Darren O'Donovan
Kirklees councillor appeals in bid to save political career

Lights out! Here's why the lights went out at the John Smith's Stadium ahead of the Giants/Catalan match on Friday

Fans were left in the dark after a power failure in parts of the John Smith's Stadium
Fuse carrier had worked loose and tripped itself as intended to prevent anything worse happening

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Jessica Baxter and and her cat Albie

Is there a cat poisoner on the loose in Huddersfield? Devastated owner speaks after pet's death

Jessica Baxter, 26, said her four year old cat Albie died on the vet’s table on Sunday evening after being found collapsed in a neighbour’s garden

New Rastrick Fire Station build continues but warning that traffic light changes could be on the way

The new fire station in Clough Lane will replace Brighouse and Elland stations and is expected to open in March next year

Can you help police catch Leeds sex attacker?

The man police would like to speak to in connection with a sex attack in Leeds
Police are asking anyone on a night out when the attack happened if they can identify a man they'd like to speak to

Huddersfield town centre mugger knocked victim out and then robbed him as he lay helpless with serious head injury

Can you help track down the perpetrator in this sickening attack?
Wolves have sealed the loan signing of Hull City striker Yannick Sagbo in time to face Huddersfield Town

Huddersfield Town's next opponents Wolves sign striker Yannick Sagbo on loan

The Frenchman adds to the Black Country club's frontline options

Championship paper talk: Wolves' hopes of striker addition hinge on work permit as Blackpool seal double swoop

Former Middlesbrough striker Kei Kamara could be set for a return to the Championship with Wolves
Check out a summary of the latest headlines from around the division

Why Huddersfield Town defender Mark Hudson has unhappy memories of Molineux

Mark Hudson has unhappy memories of his most recent trip to Wolves
The defender's own goal gave the Midlands side another home win

Wolves v Huddersfield Town: Pick your Town starting XI here

Grant Holt impressed on his Huddersfield Town debut against Millwall, but would you start him at Wolves?
Who do you think should start for the Terriers for the trip to face Kenny Jackett's third-placed side at Molineux?
Huddersfield Giants' Head Coach Paul Anderson

Changes in Huddersfield Giants backroom staff announced

In the wake of his club’s play-off exit at the hands of Catalan Dragons, the Huddersfield chief has revealed there will be a major overhaul on the medical side

Lights out! Here's why the lights went out at the John Smith's Stadium ahead of the Giants/Catalan match on Friday

Fans were left in the dark after a power failure in parts of the John Smith's Stadium
Fuse carrier had worked loose and tripped itself as intended to prevent anything worse happening

Just not good enough: Huddersfield Giants coach on team's play-off failures

“I won’t allow anyone to try and paint any positives after the way we finished the season,” said Anderson
Wolves have sealed the loan signing of Hull City striker Yannick Sagbo in time to face Huddersfield Town

Huddersfield Town's next opponents Wolves sign striker Yannick Sagbo on loan

The Frenchman adds to the Black Country club's frontline options

Championship paper talk: Wolves' hopes of striker addition hinge on work permit as Blackpool seal double swoop

Former Middlesbrough striker Kei Kamara could be set for a return to the Championship with Wolves
Check out a summary of the latest headlines from around the division

Gary Siswick of Crosland Moor wins Huddersfield Autumn Handicap bowling title to earn place in Champion of Champions

Gary Siswick
Girlfriend Nicole now banned from watching
CAMRA Oktoberfest at Skih Leisure Centre

Fancy a pint? Head down to Huddersfield CAMRA's Oktoberfest this weekend

More than 75 real ales and 20 ciders on offer from Huddersfield breweries and beyond

Watch One Direction's Where We Are tour on the big screen this October

One Direction's Where We Are Tour will be screened at Showcase Cinemas
The boys' Where We Are Tour is being screened at Showcase Cinema in Birstall

Enjoy the Crucible, step back to the swinging sixties or try some stargazing - here's three events in West Yorkshire tonight

Dreamboats and Miniskirts
There's plenty going on across the county tonight if your Tuesday evening is free

Kirklees Business Week to feature address by BBC Future Media exec

The BBC works with suppliers all around the UK to improve the value and quality of its digital services

Southdale reveals major housing plans

Construction and development specialist Southdale has joined forces with Brewster Bye Architects to work on several developments across the region

Crowdfunding request comes up trumps for university graduates

The Legacy wallet
Design start-up Legacy, run by product design graduates James Whitfield and Sean Sykes, has launched the “next generation” of slim executive wallets with a crowdfunding campaign in September

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Jessica Baxter and and her cat Albie

Is there a cat poisoner on the loose in Huddersfield? Devastated owner speaks after pet's death

New Rastrick Fire Station build continues but warning that traffic light changes could be on the way

One Direction's Where We Are Tour will be screened at Showcase Cinemas

Watch One Direction's Where We Are tour on the big screen this October

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