PROCESSING giant Kagome has finally come out the other side of a lengthy bid to store its treated wastewater in Echuca.. And despite taking almost a year Campaspe Shire Council said the water will now be stored in the perfect spot.. The council
REGIONAL stakeholders from Echuca-Moama attended the Loddon Campaspe Regional Partnerships Assembly in Kyneton recently.. The assembly was held to discuss ways to help the region become smarter, more appealing and healthier.. Suggestions and
MUMS at Moama’s Southern Cross Care were treated to a Mother’s Day afternoon tea last week.. About 60 people enjoyed a high tea with their mothers, fathers or in-laws on Thursday.. Lifestyle co-ordinator Debbie Bennett said it was
AN ECHUCA man has been jailed for almost five years after stabbing a woman in the leg, severing her femoral artery.. Trent Harrison, 28, pleaded guilty in Bendigo County Court on Tuesday to recklessly causing serious injury, contravening a family
CITY of Echuca Bowls Club topped off a phenomenal season when its women’s fours team competed for the state title recently.. City of Echuca’s midweek bowls team firstly had to win the local CVBD competition, before taking on
POLICE have welcomed new technology which will allow Moama and Mathoura drivers to show their licences on their phones if they get pulled over.. NSW Parliament will introduce legislation in the next two weeks to allow the phased state-wide rollout
Sir,. I would like an opportunity to thank the patrons of the Deniliquin RSL Club for their generosity.. Last year I had the opportunity of placing a Ronald McDonald House charity money box in our club. Ronald McDonald House were happy to do so
A car found on fire near Deniliquin last week is believed to have been stolen from a Bunnaloo property.. Checks on the burned out Nissan Bluebird led police to a Bunnaloo property, where the occupant confirmed it was missing from where it was
Jill Gallagher won the weekly Harvey Norman ‘Local Footballer of the Week’ draw after her entry was the first one drawn on Wednesday.. Jill selected her son Todd Gallagher (Deni Rams) as her ‘Footballer of the Week’, however
The Great War was not a time to speak out against the Government.. In Australia, the Federal Parliament enacted the War Precautions Act 1914.. Among many other matters, the Act criminalised any statement defeatist in tone or likely to prejudice
Police are still investigating a shooting in Tooleybuc that saw a man taken to hospital in a serious condition with gunshot wounds to the knee and calf last Thursday.. About 2.30am on May 10 emergency services were called to a property on Koraleigh
Benalla’s students are struggling to keep pace with their metropolitan counterparts and they are not alone, with outcomes for regional students across Victoria far worse than those schooled in Melbourne.. Data recently released by the
A local dragon boat chapter is one step closer to reality following a Deniliquin Rotary sponsored trip to Bendigo on Saturday.. Similar chapters have been started in nearby regional centres with the popular on-water team rowing activity considered
After a wonderful opening weekend, the cast and crew of Benalla Theatre Company’s production of Nunsense II: The Second Coming is preparing for their final three performances.. Despite the fact the production is a sequel, it is a stand-alone
Madison Harber’s work day starts well before the average Deniliquin resident, as she prepares to open the Caltex service station in north Deniliquin at 3.30am.. And it continues after most people have ended their day, going through until 7pm
When Deniliquin couple Stan and Jody Mikolajski (pictured) realised they could not have children of their own, they investigated other ways of growing the family for which they had always dreamed.. The couple registered as foster carers nine years
There are some new faces at Elders Rural Services in Deniliquin, including one who clients may remember from a few years ago.. Matt Barker has rejoined the team as senior agronomist, working alongside fellow senior agronomist Adam Dellwo and
An independent panel has found that Goulburn-Murray Water is an organisation badly in need of change, and major reform is needed to ensure that it will be sustainable into the future.. The panel’s report, released last week by Victorian Water
First Solar Australia is branching into Victoria for the first time, with a proposed solar farm set for north of Numurkah.. The Moira Solar Farm, as it will be known, will be located at the intersection of Numurkah and Naring Rds and will include
The $170million Finley Solar Farm proposal has been approved by the NSW Government, in what is a first for the state’s Department of Planning in 2018.. The project, which will be located on Canalla Rd adjacent to the Finley substation, will
The changes proposed for G-MW are about being more transparent on costs, implementing efficiencies and making sure the organisation delivers the services the community wants at an affordable price, Federal Water Minister Lisa Neville says.. The
The Murray-Darling Basin Plan is under threat after Federal Government changes seeking to distribute water differently were shot down in the Senate.. The Coalition was unable to strike a deal with Labor, which supported a Greens disallowance motion
A Liberal Nationals government would review the charges of Victoria’s rural water authorities to ensure water storage and delivery costs are fair and equitable.. Shadow Water Minister Steph Ryan announced the review, which will examine water
The Victorian government will decide on planning applications for four solar farms in the Greater Shepparton region... The City of Greater Shepparton handed over the responsibility and last week the Victorian government agreed to call in the
Australia’s long-standing policy to prevent mergers of the big four banks is ‘‘redundant’’ and the sector needs a new champion to promote competition, the Productivity Commission says.. The commission has released
The Federal Government has announced a plan for new rules regarding the sale of agricultural land in an attempt to address rising foreign investment.. The changes require land to be widely marketed for a minimum of 30 days and for Australians to be
If you like to give your beloved pooch a chicken neck to gnaw on as a treat, you might want to reconsider.. A new study has found eating raw chicken increases the risk of dogs developing a paralysing and sometimes fatal condition by more than 70
Kangaroo Island stud Ella Matta White Suffolk and Merino has credited genetic selection app RamSelect with helping it record its best sales result late last year.. The sale saw the stud sell its highest ever top-priced ram for $16000 and achieve an
Mexican authorities will carry out an operational audit of Damojh airlines, the company whose Boeing 737 crashed in Havana on Friday, killing 110 people.
The UK's Sunday papers have been gushing in their praise of the royal wedding, describing Harry and Meghan's nuptials as a "moment to celebrate".
Two dressmakers in Sydney have pulled an all-nighter to recreate Meghan Markle's minimalist royal wedding gown and billowing embroidered veil within 10 hours.
The WA premier will wait for advice from the coroner about gun use before considering whether laws should be tightened to factor in a person's mental health.
A home owner on a third-floor balcony had his leg shattered from shin to foot when hit by lava spatter from fresh explosive eruptions from the Kilauea volcano.
The chairman of SKorea's LG Group, Koo Bon-moo, who transformed the electronics, chemicals and telecommunications conglomerate into a global brand, has died.
An agreement between China and the US to take "effective measures" to reduce trade deficit could edge the Australian share market higher despite a futures fall.
A fortnight of House of Representatives sittings and Senate estimates hearings will start on Monday as a date is awaited for five federal by-elections.
Many of the 2640 people celebrating Harry and Meghan's wedding from inside the walls of Windsor Castle were from charities, local schools and residents.
The Queensland government will increase infrastructure spending in the budget by more than $2 billion from last year.