NSW COVID-19 update, Sunday, October 10: State records 477 locally acquired cases, six deaths

Updated October 10 2021 - 12:46pm, first published 11:00am

New South Wales has recorded 477 cases of COVID-19, the state's lowest daily figure since mid-August ahead of "freedom day" on Monday.

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Sam Rigney

Court Reporter

Sam began his Newcastle Herald career as a night police reporter in 2011. He is an experienced court reporter who has won two national court reporting awards, including the Kennedy Award for Outstanding Court Reporting for his coverage of the Hunter's worst serial rapist. Before working at the Herald, Sam was a sports journalist with the Maitland Mercury where he won awards for his coverage of the Newcastle Rugby League salary cap scandal. Sam is a Novocastrian born-and-bred.

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