BEFORE she lost Courtney, Kylie already had twins Brittany and Hayley. Their birth had already been traumatic, a car in which Kylie was travelling when 22 weeks pregnant, was struck by a semi-trailer and she finished up in Mercy Hospital where her
QUAD bike users are being urged to take proper safety precautions after a man injured himself on one in Koyuga on January 12.. Paramedics were called to a quad bike rollover at the Tehan Rd property just after 4.30pm.. A man in his 20s was assessed
A DRUG driver caught without an alcohol interlock device in his car has received a hefty fine and three months off the road.. Damaar Jade Hearn, 23, pleaded guilty in Echuca Magistrates Court on Tuesday to drug driving and breaching an alcohol
A GUNBOWER woman who drove without P-plates on a suspended licence has been put on a good behaviour bond.. Grace Jones, 22, pleaded guilty in Echuca Magistrates Court on Tuesday to driving while suspended and failing to display P-plates.. Police
AN ECHUCA man who used fake plates on his car because he couldn’t afford to pay his registration has been fined $1200.. Adam Luckman, 48, pleaded guilty in Echuca Magistrates Court on Tuesday to two counts of fraudulently using registration
THE Campaspe Shire Australia Day award winners won’t be announced until Friday with Echuca’s festivities kicking off from 7.50am at the Aquatic Reserve.. With Australia Day Ambassador Bob Falconer, the morning will feature music, the
AFTER its much anticipated arrival, the NBN has been causing headaches for some locals.. Reports of no internet or landline phone connections dropping out weeks into their new connections have been the horror stories residents and business owners
PEOPLE are calling for Cobram’s Will Slatterie to be nominated for a bravery award after he risked his own life to save a grandmother and three children from drowning.. The Cobram Courier is backing the call and also urging the rescued woman
Australia Day was celebrated early and in style this year at the annual Moira Shire Australia Day Awards evening held in Cobram last Thursday, January 18.. Nominations were up from 2017 with council this year receiving 30 nominations in five
In the space of just four days, Lance Walsh had two holes in one on the Executive Course at Yarrawonga Mulwala Golf Club Resort.. His first ace happened on Friday, January 12, on the ‘Blue’ Course’s sixth hole, playing about 165
Mystery surrounds the recovery of a stolen 2016 Black Ford Ranger dumped on the side of the road on Tungamah Road, approximately 7 km north of Tungamah. . The vehicle was stolen in March 2016 from an address in Patterson Lakes, a bayside suburb of
A dumped utility with broken windows and no front wheels became a rubbish drop off zone for campers on Bourkes Bend Lane 17km west of Yarrawonga recently.. The Chronicle in the past week received a phone call from a concerned resident after the
Committee members of the Save Boating on the Murray group who travelled in two RMS boats with RMS and MDBA representatives on January 11 said the exercise was positive for both parties.. Pictured is Save Boating on the Murray Group’s Peter
Popular Olympic watersports, kayaking, rowing and sailing were on show last Saturday for the Yarrawonga Mulwala Waterfest. The Waterfest, which was held at the Yarrawonga Yacht Club, was hailed as a huge success by organisers with more than 60
Some of best paddlers in Australia lined up for the annual Canoeing Victoria Summer Series race in Yarrawonga on Sunday in preparation for the Canoe Marathon National Championships to be held in March.. Multiple Australian open champion Mick
The Yarrawonga Mulwala Cricket Club A Grade have won the TOXFREE T20 Bash for Cash against Benalla Bushrangers at Wangaratta.. The team won there four preliminary games against Delatite, Rovers United Bruck, City Colts and Greta to advance to the
Yarrawonga Rowing Club competed last week at the Murray River Rowing Association, annual two day rowing regatta on Lake Moodemere.. This regatta has been held for the last 153 years and there was no shortage of competitors travelling far and wide
Sheep producers are being encouraged to participate in a new survey to help researchers investigate why the effectiveness of the Gudair vaccine for ovine Johne’s disease appears to vary on different properties.. Gudair is Australia’s
UDV president Adam Jenkins has labelled the newly appointed Federal Agriculture Minister David Littleproud ‘‘a good bloke’’ following a meeting earlier this month to discuss issues facing Victorian dairy farmers.. Mr
Santa Gertrudis bulls will be front and centre at Dingee stud Lincoln Park in Beef Week.. Owner Jacinta Taylor and her husband Barry have been involved in Beef Week for a number of years and, after a couple of years’ break, are happy to be
Sowing canola early in most southern and eastern Australian cropping regions can increase productivity and profitability by following 10 key tactical guidelines.. That’s according to the Grains Research and Development Corporation, which
A new consultants report may pave the way for the Murray-Darling Basin to get more water for the environment.. The report, commissioned by the Federal Government, says it is possible to get the 450Gl of ‘up-water’ in addition to the
Tocumwal cattle and sheep farmer Andrew Freshwater says a lack of reliable mobile phone coverage on his farm could have cost him his life.. With two broken legs and other injuries following an on-farm accident on January 4, Mr Freshwater said he was
Finley’s Julie Loughman has started a campaign to have artwork installed on the NSW town’s silos.. Mrs Loughman would like to see Finley join the growing number of towns with silo artwork displays, similar to the ones seen in
China continues to refuse to accept dairy heifers from northern Victoria, despite local authorities declaring the region is free of the bluetongue virus.. Industry sources have confirmed that the export of cattle to China from the area around Echuc
Three Country Fire Authority crews attended and contained a tractor fire on Thursday at Numurkah.. CFA units from Numurkah, Waaia and Kaarimba attended the incident on Betts Rd, which happened about noon.. The tractor’s owner Denis Garner said
The Boss, as you know, is a constant disappointment to me - and keeps coming up with new ways of being disappointing.. The latest thing I've noticed is that he enjoys watching hares more than chasing them - which means he leaves the hard work up
Tatura Park has come to life with International Dairy Week getting under way on Sunday, bringing together more than 1100 entries from 198 exhibitors to compete at the five-day event.. Exhibitors have descended on Tatura from across the country as
Eleven Pacific countries are set to sign the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact in March, pushing ahead with the deal without America.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who recused himself from overseeing the Russia probe last March, has been interviewed by Special Counsel Robert Mueller's office
Australia's air strike operations against Islamic State have wrapped up and six Super Hornet fighter jets are returning to their Queensland base.
South Australian police say it's important to take the time to ensure a new excavation relating to the missing Beaumont children is done correctly.
NSW rail workers are expected to decide if they will continue with planned industrial action that would send the state's rail network into chaos.
Lawyers for Cardinal George Pell will face a Melbourne court as they prepare for a month-long hearing about multiple historical sex offence charges.
Authorities are urging people across southwest Queensland to take extra care, with a forecast of very high fire danger risk.
A tsunami alert for parts of the US and Canadian west coast has been lifted, after an earthquake sparked fears of possible tidal waves.
The Shape of Water, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri and Dunkirk were the big winners at the Oscar nomination ceremony.
Prominent Sydney local lawyer Ho Ledinh, 65, was shot dead in broad daylight and detectives have been working through the night to track his killer.