Hunter Independent was founded in 2016 by former Hunter Post journalist Melissah Comber.
Following the closure of the Post in 2015, Melissah sought to fill and modernise the gap that had been created in coverage of community news while promoting media diversity in the Hunter region.
Hunter Independent is not owned by or associated with any other media organisation.
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