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Raiders hit Co-op in Holmfirth for a second time - in a spate of burglaries

Police are investigating a third burglary at Co-op stores - including two at the store in Holmfirth

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Lawyer's warning over Kirklees' travellers sites

Take prompt action is expert's advice

Examiner Community Awards 2015 - check out the nominees for Services To Community

Nominees for the Services to Community award
The awards will be held at the John Smith's Stadium on June 3 and between now and then we'll be profiling all the nominees by category

TV crews descend on Golcar to film major new ITV drama series Jericho

Colne Valley Museum is setting for scenes

Examiner Community Awards 2015 - check out the nominees for the Community Event

Today we take a look at the three great organisations shortlisted in the Community Event category

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All Our Yesterdays: Take a look back to 1988 with our nostalgia picture gallery

Footgolf is the latest sports craze to sweep Huddersfield - as Bradley Park is finding out

Over 1,100 kids get their chance to run like Usain Bolt at Holmfirth Harriers' annual Neiley Races

All Our Yesterdays Extra: Relive the 80s with these snaps from the Examiner archives

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First swimmers dive into Huddersfield's new leisure centre which was officially opened by the Mayor this morning

Have you been papped by our Snapper About Town? This week it's the Holmfirth Folk Festival

All Our Yesterdays this week is from 26 years ago - it's 1989 - are you pictured?

Calderdale council leader, Clr Tim Swift in Halifax Town Hall

Lib Dems refuse to back new minority Labour administration for Calderdale Council

Lib Dem leader Janet Battye refuses to back Labour

Police hunting Dewsbury teenagers who fled to join terrorists in Syria arrest third youth

An Islamic State fighter fires his weapon during a battle against Syrian government forces on a road between Homs and Palmyra, Syria
Anti-terror cops quiz 17-year-old from Dewsbury under Terrorism Act

Police probe into Huddersfield man Adrian McDonald's death continues...five months after the tragedy

Adrian McDonald
Mr McDonald died after he was Tasered by police in Staffordshire

Mum who swindled £78,000 must pay back all her assets - worth only £370

Court hears how Kerry Ann Noble is serving jail term

Man who caused £1000 of damage soaking his neighbour's convertible Audi convicted of "malicious" hate campaign

Jeremy Hoyle, 43, compiled a dossier on neighbour Chris O’Brien in a row over parking in their quiet cul-de-sac

Two locked up after unprovoked bottle attack in Elland

Court told victim was left unconscious after being set upon by group of men
Calderdale council leader, Clr Tim Swift in Halifax Town Hall

Lib Dems refuse to back new minority Labour administration for Calderdale Council

Lib Dem leader Janet Battye refuses to back Labour

Honley's history revealed by historian Mary Jagger who lived well over 100 years ago

New booklet published by Honley Civic Society

There's good news for Kirklees Council on the housing front, says Martin Thompson, of Armitage Sykes

Martin Thompson of Armitage Sykes
There's good news

Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice supporters urge funding protection for respite breaks

Local authorities facing a squeeze are reviewing funding for respite and short breaks, but one Huddersfield family speaks of importance of beaks

Health and Family: Vicky Smith piled the pounds between pregnancies

Vicky Smith gained seven stones between having her two daughters but is now determined to help others not to fall into the fat trap

Mirfield family with two autistic boys launch new support group for Kirklees parents

Families have revealed anguished stories about chldren suffering from autism and the apparent lack of help. Health reporter NICK LAVIGUEUR looks at the work of a new support group
Brian Berry, chief executive of Federation of Master Builders

FMB gives "cautious welcome" to late pay proposals

Legislation to tackle late payment to small firms has been pledged by business secretary Sajid Javid

Longley Park KIA signs for Huddersfed Town

Paddock-based Longley Park KIA has become a commercial partner of Huddersfield Town

Team HARE gets backing from Thorite

Pneumatics specialist Thorite is providing technical know-how and equipment to Huddersfield University's Team HARE\n

Booklet on Huddersfield's Best Address now in print

A booklet about one of Huddersfield’s grandest homes is now available.

Team HARE gets backing from Thorite

Pneumatics specialist Thorite is providing technical know-how and equipment to Huddersfield University's Team HARE\n

Funding lifeline for Dark Horse theatre company in Huddersfield

Dark Horse theatre logo at Lawrence Batley Theatre, Huddersfield.
£75,000 grant is vitally important after funding cut
 

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Traffic getting busier on Kirklees roads - see the figures here

Ashley Jackson traces war heroism of his father

Summer markets set to take place in Huddersfield

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