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18 months jail for assault, burglary

A MAN who smashed his way into his ex’s house before charging at her with a knife has been jailed for 18 months.. The Echuca man had to be capsicum sprayed by police to be arrested after the incident.. The man appeared in Echuca Magistrates

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Riverine Herald
Jun 22 2018
Education

Achievements celebrated

ALMOST 60 Vivid Learning graduates received 93 certificates of participation at a graduation ceremony late last month.. Vivid Learning is the registered training organisation of Vivid, formerly known as Murray Human Services.. It delivers training

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Riverine Herald
Jun 22 2018
Sport

Murray League Streamed Live

The crucial Murray Football League clash between Echuca United and Barooga will be streamed live on riverineherald. com. au from 1.45 pm Saturday. Supporters, fans and interested onlookers alike can access the stream from any device of their choice

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Riverine Herald
Jun 22 2018
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Lake markers are for emergencies

A RANGE of new emergency markers will be installed at Lake Eppalock in coming weeks.. The markers, organised via the Emergency Services Telecommunications Authority (ESTA), mean that in an emergency situation the 000 caller can quote a unique

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The McIvor Ti...
Jun 22 2018
News

Former Deni man returning as principal

Former Deniliquin man Jeff Ward has been appointed as principal of Finley High School, to start in term four.. Mr Ward will replace former principal Helen McRae, whose role is being filled by acting principal Patricia Jackson after Mrs McRae’s

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James Bennett
Jun 22 2018
Sport

Grant victorious in wet weather

Sometimes even the most ardent golfers are tested by the weather. That was the case on Saturday when a small field started, but a smaller field finished on a cold and wet winter’s day.. It was even too much for the club’s fearless

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Deniliquin Pa...
Jun 22 2018
Sport

Experienced Magpies too strong

Cobram faced a litmus test in its round 11 clash against reigning premier Moama but could not keep up with a vastly more experienced Magpies outfit.. Both teams were presented with atrocious conditions for netball, making slick ball movement

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Courier Cobram
Jun 22 2018
News

Crime rate tumbles 11.5% across Greater Bendigo

THE latest report released by the Crime Statistics agency shows criminal incidents have been on the decline in the Greater Bendigo region.. In the year to March 31, 2018, 7106 criminal incidents were recorded in Greater Bendigo, with a rate of 6138

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The McIvor Ti...
Jun 22 2018
Sport

Tally shakes off Wombats

LANCASTER faced the full brunt of Tallygaroopna’s talent on Saturday in yet another reminder of why the unbeaten ladder leader is the firm favourite to go all the way this season.. The Wombats hung in for a half thanks to the efforts of Nic

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Kyabram Free ...
Jun 22 2018
News

Authority fails to admit damage

New socio-economic reports from the Murray Darling Basin Authority downplay the impact of the Murray Darling Basin Plan on district community, according to Speak Up Inc.. Speak Up chair Shelley Scoullar said she had been contacted by a number of

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Zoe McMaugh
Jun 22 2018
Sport

Fourths fall to Blues

In cold and windy conditions the Rams fourths came up against the undefeated Numurkah in round 11 of the Murray League on Saturday.. The bigger bodies of the Numurkah side suited the conditions better as they controlled the game to record a 53 point

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Jamie Lowe
Jun 22 2018
Sport

Dogs win all grades

A-grade. Strathmerton 48. d Yarroweyah 40. Strathmerton kept persisting in miserable conditions to take the win in the last quarter.. There was fantastic defensive pressure all over the court and great goaling by Britt, who stepped up in

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Courier Cobram
Jun 22 2018
News

Anniversary of flying...

This week is the anniversary of the start of operation for the Royal Australian Air Force’s No. 7 Service Flying Training School in Deniliquin in 1941.. During their research for the Deniliquin Airport Heritage project, Marg Jefferies and

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Deniliquin Pa...
Jun 22 2018
Sport

Drovers hit road to...

The Deni Drovers will have momentum on their side when they travel to Griffith for round 10 of the Southern Inland Rugby Union McMullen Cup competition tomorrow.. It will be the Drovers’ second trip to Griffith this year with their last match

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Jamie Lowe
Jun 22 2018
Sport

Murray League Streamed...

The crucial Murray Football League clash between Echuca United and Barooga will be streamed live on southernriverinanews. com. au from 1.45 pm Saturday. Supporters, fans and interested onlookers alike can access the stream from any device of their

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Southern Rive...
Jun 22 2018
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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
News

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
News

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
News

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
News

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
News

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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Trump threatens 20 pct tariff on EU cars

President Donald Trump has opened a new front in his trade war with the European Union, threatening to impose 20 per cent tariffs on cars imported into the US.

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AAP News
Jun 23 2018
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Labor should broaden its reach: Albanese

In a speech to the Labor faithful in southern NSW, Anthony Albanese has spelled out his vision for the party and a future government.

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AAP News
Jun 22 2018
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Indigenous woman becomes NT minister

Selena Uibo, a 33-year-old Nunggubuyu woman, has been made a minister in the Northern Territory's Gunner Government.

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AAP News
Jun 22 2018
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Roberta Williams fights ATO over Vic home

Gangland widow Roberta Williams is on a "quest for justice" to stop the tax office taking her Melbourne home to pay off debts.

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AAP News
Jun 22 2018
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Emanuel's live export licence suspended

The Perth-based livestock export company behind the Middle East shipment on which thousands of sheep died from heat stress has had its licence suspended.

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AAP News
Jun 22 2018
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Darling Range expected to be a tight race

A poll predicts a comfortable win for the West Australian Labor government in the Darling Range by-election but analysts warn it will be a tight race.

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AAP News
Jun 22 2018
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McCartney in emotional Carpool Karaoke

Former Beatle Paul McCartney has toured around his hometown of Liverpool in an appearance on Carpool Karaoke, giving viewers a glimpse into his early life.

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AAP News
Jun 22 2018
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SA woman denies animal cruelty charges

A South Australian woman facing multiple animal cruelty offences has vowed to fight the allegations against her.

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AAP News
Jun 22 2018
News

Qantas lists nine cities for pilot school

Qantas has shortlisted nine regional cities as potential homes for its new pilot academy.

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AAP News
Jun 22 2018
News

Indonesian cleric sentenced to death

A court in Jakarta has sentenced a radical cleric who was found to have instigated a 2016 suicide bombing to death.

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AAP News
Jun 22 2018
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ANZ doubles share buyback to $3 billion

ANZ has doubled its share buyback program to $3 billion after receiving some of the proceeds from the sale of its Australian life insurance business.

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AAP News
Jun 22 2018
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