Paramedics are called out 100 times every hour on the last Friday before Christmas across the East Midlands.
Northampton boss Jim Mallinder admits Dylan Hartley "plays to the edge" after the hooker's sending off against Leicester.
Brad Potts scored his seventh goal of the season to secure a home win for Carlisle against Northampton.
Dylan Hartley is sent off but Northampton Saints edge out Leicester Tigers in an epic East Midlands derby.
South Northamptonshire is revealed as one of the most desirable places to live in the UK.
A 15-year-old boy with an undiagnosed brain abnormality has undergone an operation in America which has helped him to sit and stand up.
Five people hand themselves in to police as part of an operation encouraging offenders to avoid arrest over Christmas.
The number of paramedics on long-term sick leave increases in Northamptonshire.
BBC Sport's Jeremy Guscott looks ahead to Saturday's East Midlands and West Country derbies in the Premiership.
Hanaryan Johal is cleared of murdering his best friend Stanley Harrison who he stabbed to death, but is found guilty of involuntary manslaughter.
Political reporter Tom Barton on council cuts
Two bars at the centre of a mass brawl in Northampton will remain closed over the Christmas and New Year period.
A judge says he is "almost too embarrassed" to ask jurors at a murder trial to bring in packed lunches to court because of government cuts.
Northampton are striving to eclipse the achievements of local rivals Leicester Tigers, says full-back Ben Foden.
Plans to increase the number of restaurants from three to eight at the proposed Rushden Lakes complex are approved by East Northamptonshire Council.
England pair Dylan Hartley and Courtney Lawes are among seven players to sign new deals at Northampton Saints.
A man is arrested on suspicion of wounding after six people were stabbed in a mass brawl in Northampton.
A car involved in a fatal crash with a lorry on the M1 had been stationary for 15 minutes having broken down, police confirm.
Police reveal a witness has come forward in the case of Corby club owner David "Les" Ross who was beaten to death in a hotel room.
Planning permission is granted to Northampton Town for a conference centre, a 100-bed hotel, 255 homes and retails units at Sixfields.