Man attacked with machete at his home in Crosland Moor

Man, 43, suffered slash wounds to his leg during attack at his home

Missing William Dunk: Officers search for a second night for Denby Dale pensioner

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Officers on the ground and in the police helicopter are searching for missing 74-year-old William Dunk

My husband killed our sons, claims grieving Penistone mum Claire Sykes

The home, with brown window frames (centre right), where a nine-year-old boy and a 44-year-old man have died following a house fire yesterday afternoon on Tennyson Close, Penistone
Woman "devastated" by deaths

Huddersfield expert Geraldine O'Hara on front line in Sierra Leone tackling Ebola

Desperate measures to save lives

WATCH: Shocking footage of moments West Yorkshire Fire crews came under attack last Bonfire Night

Fire service reveals Kirklees firefighters were also attacked with fireworks TWICE last November

Award-winning music star DJ Yoda to headline at Huddersfield's Festival of Light

Unique sci-fi film and music show for St George's Square

Property of the Week: Elm Crest Guest House

After five years at the helm of Elm Crest guest house in Edgerton, Chas and Sue Henderson are planning to retire and move south to Northamptonshire

Dementia patients given a month to find new accommodation as Fartown nursing home Abbey Place shuts

Families and staff reeling from sudden closure decision

Moldgreen man Gareth Fisher who attacked two people at a house party heard voices in his head

Fisher pleaded guilty to two attacks at a flat in Berry Brow and may be sent to prison

Tributes flood in for Huddersfield scientist Laura Cliffe who lost 13-year battle with eating disorder

Woman loses 13-year fight with anorexia

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Petrifying pets 2014: Huddersfield's Halloween pets in pictures

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96 hour fire service strike set for Huddersfield's Bonfire weekend

Fire Service warns this will be the toughest test yet for contingency measures

Man attacked with machete at his home in Crosland Moor

Man, 43, suffered slash wounds to his leg during attack at his home

Huge new climbing boulder set to give Huddersfield kids the chance to hit the heights

Village group delighted at new play feature

Missing William Dunk: Officers search for a second night for Denby Dale pensioner

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Officers on the ground and in the police helicopter are searching for missing 74-year-old William Dunk
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Championship paper talk: Nottingham Forest snap up Hull City winger Ince on loan as Clark takes Blackpool job

Check out a summary of the latest headlines from around the division

Huddersfield Town will need to be at their best to extend unbeaten run to seven matches against Nottingham Forest

Any drop in standard will be punished but spirits are high at the John Smith's

Recap: Huddersfield Town's six-game unbeaten Championship run in 2012/2013 season

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Former Huddersfield Town captain Robert Page takes charge at Port Vale

Former Huddersfield Town captain Rob Page is the new manager of Port Vale
The League One outfit have appointed the Welshman as the permanent successor to Micky Adams

Huddersfield Giants ready to return for Super League pre-season training

Giants coach Paul Anderon is ready to welcome his players back for work

Huddersfield Giants star Brett Ferres delighted to hold on to his England spot

England hopes are high of beating Australia in the Four Nations

David Faiumu proves a big hit at Huddersfield Giants Supporters Association meeting

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Championship paper talk: Nottingham Forest snap up Hull City winger Ince on loan as Clark takes Blackpool job

Check out a summary of the latest headlines from around the division

Huddersfield Town will need to be at their best to extend unbeaten run to seven matches against Nottingham Forest

Any drop in standard will be punished but spirits are high at the John Smith's

Underbank Rangers ready for potential Pennine League Division IV title decider

Victory over CK Vikings will put Bank in the driving seat
The Drifters are in concert at the Victoria Theatre, Halifax

Milkshake! Live, Alan Davies and The Drifters - entertainment galore in West Yorkshire today

From kid's TV to stand-up comedy and Motown legends, you're spoilt for choice

Award-winning music star DJ Yoda to headline at Huddersfield's Festival of Light

Unique sci-fi film and music show for St George's Square

5-4-3-2-1! Counting down to The Manfreds visit to Ravenscliffe High School in Halifax

Band lines up for return visit to favourite school

Farnley Tyas firm to exhibit at regional fair

At Home in the Country, a homware firm based at Farnley Tyas, is taking part in a major Christmas fair in Harrogate

LV= reports "good" performance in trying times

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Insurance group LV= said life sales increased during the first nine months of 2014 although margins were lower

UKTI unveils Export Week programme

Kirklees companies will get advice and information about export opportunities during a week of events in November

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