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Local croquet

Rich River. On Monday evening 11 Rich River members headed to Kyabram Croquet Club to play for the Queenie Dixon Memorial Trophy, an annual golf croquet competition between the two clubs.. Starting at 7.30pm and playing doubles, three games of 13

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Riverine Herald
Feb 24 2018
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Extradited man facing 46 charges

A MAN extradited to Echuca earlier this week has been charged with 46 burglary, theft and deception-related offences.. Of those, Graeme Jock Austin is accused of four aggravated burglaries, a car stealing and several thefts across Echuca over the

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Riverine Herald
Feb 24 2018
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Club puts $100k runs on the board

MOAMA is already one of the best clubs in Goulburn Murray Cricket and now it might just get even better.. The club is set to receive $100,000 in funding from the NSW government for equipment upgrade.. The money will be used on the training nets

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Andrew Johnston
Feb 24 2018
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Adoption animals

Adoption dogs. Staffy x terrier, female, 3 years, ‘Angel’. Adoption cats and kittens. Short hair, Tabby, Female, 1 year, ‘Sadie’. Short hair, tabby, female, 1.5 years ‘Tabatha’. Short hair, Tabby, Female, 18

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Benalla Ensign
Feb 24 2018
Sport

Wojcik claims pre-nationals high gun

John Wojcik shot a score of 241/250 to be the winner of the overall high gun at Deniliquin Clay Target Club’s pre-nationals shoot on Sunday.. Event results from the day were as follows:. Event one 50 Target Pointscore Trophy event: AA grade

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Contributor
Feb 24 2018
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Creating age-friendly city

A partnership between Cooinda, the Central Hume Primary Care Partnership and Benalla Rural City aims to make the town more ‘‘aged friendly’’.. The Department of Health and Human Services has awarded a grant to find how this

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Benalla Ensign
Feb 24 2018
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Residents rapt with facility

Benalla’s Cooinda Aged Care is a great place to live, according to residents who took part in a recent survey.. The survey returned overwhelmingly positive ratings from occupants of Cooinda’s 65 independent living units, with 70 per cent

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Benalla Ensign
Feb 24 2018
Sport

RSL bowlers travel for Thornton 30th

Twelve bowlers from Deni RSL Bowling Club ventured to Finley Bowling Club for the 30th annual Ellis Thornton Memorial Bowls Day on Wednesday.. The afternoon is the biggest annual fundraiser for the Finley Rotary Club and included 104 players from

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Deniliquin Pa...
Feb 24 2018
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Residents unhappy

A council proposal to close Bowers Rd between Winton-Glenrowan Rd and the Hume Fwy is being opposed by concerned residents who feel their connection to Benalla will be severed.. The proposal to close the short stretch of road was tabled following

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Benalla Ensign
Feb 24 2018
Sport

Cooma batsmen have tons of fun

COOMA’S batsmen, led by century makers Michael Hill and Steve Barrett, have all but assured their side of a finals appearance in a productive first day of Goulburn Murray Cricket’s final home and away round on Saturday.. Hill with a neat

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Kyabram Free ...
Feb 23 2018
Sport

New squash comp.

A new inter-town squash competition will make its way to Deniliquin squash courts this weekend, with the local side hosting Cohuna for round one on Sunday.. More than 20 squash clubs within Victoria and NSW have combined to compete for the inaugural

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Jamie Lowe
Feb 23 2018
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Fateful day marked

Friday, February 16, marked the 35th anniversary of Ash Wednesday and Doug Bain, who was deployed to fight the fires that day, exhibited his classic CFA trucks in remembrance.. The vehicles were on display at Mokoan hub last weekend and Doug, who is

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Benalla Ensign
Feb 23 2018
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Jesse finds art in war...

IT ONLY took Jesse Stevens 30 minutes to decide what to paint and now he’s heading to Singapore because of it.. Over one recess, Jesse and P-12 teacher Rowena Morris came up with an idea for a painting to be submitted to the Premier’s

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Lachlan Durling
Feb 23 2018
Sport

Club’s busy autumn

With autumn just around the corner there is a busy golfing schedule coming up.. It starts with one of the year’s biggest events, the Autumn Classic, to be played on the weekend of March 10 and 11.. This fourball best ball stableford, with 18

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Deniliquin Pa...
Feb 23 2018
Sport

Cheerers green with...

Cobram Outdoor Swimming Pool was awash with colour, music and whacky costumes as Cobram Secondary College held its annual school swimming sports on Thursday.. Shadforth (green house), Rose (red), Jordan (yellow) and Goodman (blue) were heavily

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Courier Cobram
Feb 23 2018
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Rural News
Water

Report calls for reform to G-MW

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

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Geoff Adams
Feb 21 2018
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Solar company seeking site at Numurkah

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 21 2018
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Finley solar farm gets go-ahead

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 21 2018
Water

Changes promised for G-MW

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 21 2018
Water

Murray Darling basin plan threatened

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 21 2018
Water

Water charge review promised by Nationals

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 21 2018
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Victorian Government to decide on Shepp solar

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 19 2018
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More bank competition urged

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 19 2018
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New plan for land sales

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 18 2018
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Eating raw chicken...

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 18 2018
Livestock

RamSelect offers...

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 17 2018
Water

Have say on flood...

Residents from various towns across north-east Victoria have a chance to contribute to the formation of local flood studies for the Goulburn and Broken areas this month.. Work is starting on a flood study for the Broken River floodplain (Lake

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Shepparton News
Feb 17 2018
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Joyce's accuser determined he face justice

The woman who says Barnaby Joyce harassed her wants the former Nationals leader to be held to account and the party to establish processes to handle complaints.

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AAP News
Feb 24 2018
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Trump praises Turnbull at White House

The leaders held a press conference at the White House, with President Donald Trump praising Australia's immigration system.

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AAP News
Feb 24 2018
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Security incident while PM at White House

The White House was put into on lockdown during a visit by Malcolm Turnbull when a woman tried to drive her car through a security barrier.

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AAP News
Feb 24 2018
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Tas Libs on track to win, poll suggests

The Liberals are on track to win majority government in next weekend's Tasmanian election, according to a new poll.

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AAP News
Feb 24 2018
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Trump, Turnbull discuss North Korea, China

Donald Trump and Malcolm Turnbull politely agreed to disagree on gun control and the Trans-Pacific Partnership during a press conference at the White House.

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AAP News
Feb 24 2018
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Transfield feared riots over Nauru mould

The company that ran the Nauru immigration detention centre may have misled a Senate inquiry over its efforts to fix a mould problem at the facility.

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AAP News
Feb 24 2018
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More Syria deaths, UN weighs cease-fire

Government bombing raids have caused more civilian deaths in Syria's eastern Ghouta district ahead of a UN Security Council vote on a ceasefire.

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AAP News
Feb 24 2018
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Fry's cancer an 'aggressive little bugger'

British comedian and intellectual, Stephen Fry, has announced that he has been battling prostate cancer.

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AAP News
Feb 23 2018
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One week down, three to go to SA poll

The South Australian election still remains almost impossible to call three weeks out from polling day.

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AAP News
Feb 23 2018
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McCormack favourite for Nats leadership

NSW Nationals MPs Michael McCormack and David Gillespie have confirmed they will contest the leadership after Barnaby Joyce officially resigns.

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AAP News
Feb 23 2018
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Focus won't shift from Joyce any time soon

At least three guaranteed events will ensure Barnaby Joyce will stay in the news even after he quit as Nationals leader.

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AAP News
Feb 23 2018
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