A pedestrian is injured by a car which mounts the pavement and then leaves the scene.
Health bosses on Teesside urge people not to attend the accident and emergency department unless it is really necessary.
A Teesside property fraudster is ordered to return £1.3m of his assets to his victims in a court ruling.
A newborn lamb dies after being shot in the head with an air pellet at a farm in Teesside.
Postal voters in parts of County Durham could have to vote twice after a printing error on ballot papers.
During a visit to Hartlepool, Nigel Farage says he is "really rather bored" with the media's "obsession" with depicting UKIP as a racist party.
A man who died when his car came off the road in County Durham, is described as a "fun-loving and brilliant dad."
An exhibition on Teesside celebrates one of the UK's most popular railway poster artists
Six candidates, four of them independent, vie for the post of elected mayor in Middlesbrough.
Durham need another 235 to beat Middlesex after 18 wickets fall during a hectic third day's play at Lord's.
Middlesbrough face Brentford in the play-off semi-final after dropping to fourth in the Championship following a goalless draw with Brighton.
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