Year in review: The best front pages

They can convey emotions ranging from shock and anger to joy and relief, and they can reflect the thoughts of a community on just one page. Here are the year's best regional newspaper front pages.

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Newcastle Herald

The Daily Advertiser (Wagga)

The Eastern Riverina Chronicle

The Irrigator

Southern Cross

The Courier (Ballarat)

The Examiner

Illawarra Mercury

Central Western Daily (Orange)

Daily Liberal (Dubbo)

Western Advocate (Bathurst)

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