Ronnie Moore endures "probably the longest 45 minutes of my life" as his Hartlepool United side escape relegation.
Four people are charged with attempted murder after a man was stabbed on Teesside.
Aitor Karanka stands by his decision to send goalkeeper Dimi Konstantopoulos up for a corner, even though it might cost Middlesbrough promotion.
A serial criminal who was brought to the ground by the owner of a County Durham shop during a failed axe raid is jailed for six years.
Hartlepool fans set to dress up as Bob Marley for a game at Carlisle should avoid "blacking up", says Kick it Out.
A man is in a critical condition in hospital after suffering a serious head injury during an assault in Darlington.
Sunderland say former Middlesbrough footballer Adam Johnson can continue to play for the club after he was charged with underage sexual activity offences.
A man is cleared of attacking two pensioners on a cruise ship after claiming he acted in self-defence.
From a table tennis centre to a church - the unusual polling stations opening their doors to voters
Highlighting the work of police officers, wartime civil defence units and health workers
Sussex's Ollie Robinson becomes the first county debutant to hit a century in 95 years on day one against Durham.
Middlesbrough's hopes of automatic promotion to the Premier League are severely dented by losing a seven-goal thriller at Fulham.
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