Eddie Obeid has pleaded not guilty to offering inducements

FORMER Labor heavyweight Eddie Obeid has pleaded not guilty to misconduct in public office.

Accused of offering inducements to a public servant in return for lease extensions on family-owned businesses in Sydney's Circular Quay, Obeid fronted the NSW Supreme Court.

A trial date of October 12 was set.

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Sand set to fly at foreshores

PICTURE PERFECT: Plant life is about to come alive in the dunes near the Jetty boardwalk with the public asked to observe exclusions.

Work to begin again on revegetation of the dunes at Jetty Foreshores

Graduate nurses and midwives

ALL IN BLUE: Member for Coffs Harbour Andrew Fraser and MNCLHD board chairman Warren Grimshaw meet some of the new graduates at the CHHC simulation centre.

COFFS Harbour Health Campus 32 graduate nurses and midwives

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