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City compete with best for state fours title

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

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Riverine Herald
May 19 2018
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Digital licence rollout a sign of the times

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

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Riverine Herald
May 19 2018
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Car broken into

POLICE are investigating after a car was broken into in Echuca South overnight Sunday.. Thieves smashed a back window of the car, parked on a nature strip in Shackell St, between 8pm Sunday and 5am Monday.. They stole some loose change and an iPod

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Riverine Herald
May 19 2018
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Opinion

RSL thanks

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

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May 20 2018
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Police: Car stolen from Bunnaloo

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

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Zoe McMaugh
May 20 2018
Sport

Jill wins draw

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

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Jamie Lowe
May 20 2018
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Act aims to protect recruiting

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

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Benalla Ensign
May 20 2018
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Man shot in knee, calf

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

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Deniliquin Pa...
May 20 2018
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Fund vow to help rural students

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

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Benalla Ensign
May 20 2018
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Rotary rowing for new boat chapter

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

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Jamie Lowe
May 20 2018
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Rave reviews

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

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Benalla Ensign
May 20 2018
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Madison nominated for her hard work, long days

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

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Zoe McMaugh
May 20 2018
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Couple invites others...

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

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Abbey Flanagan
May 20 2018
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New staff members at...

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

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Zoe McMaugh
May 20 2018
News

Double Deni connection...

Former Deniliquin woman and film-maker Madeline Munro was part of the production team that has won an award in New York, for the short film ‘For The Love of Cinema’.. Ms Munro, 22, was producer for the movie which won the World Cinem

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May 20 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
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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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Cuba plane crash safety complaint claims

Mexican authorities will carry out an operational audit of Damojh airlines, the company whose Boeing 737 crashed in Havana on Friday, killing 110 people.

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AAP News
May 20 2018
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What UK papers think of the royal wedding

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".

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AAP News
May 20 2018
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NSW seamstresses make royal gown overnight

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.

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AAP News
May 20 2018
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WA coroner's advice may change gun laws

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.

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AAP News
May 20 2018
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First serious injury from Hawaii volcano

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.

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AAP News
May 20 2018
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LG Group chairman dies from illness at 73

The chairman of SKorea's LG Group, Koo Bon-moo, who transformed the electronics, chemicals and telecommunications conglomerate into a global brand, has died.

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AAP News
May 20 2018
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Aust market could open up on US-China deal

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.

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AAP News
May 20 2018
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Tax plan up for debate as parliament sits

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.

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AAP News
May 20 2018
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Royal wedding like a dream: public guests

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.

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AAP News
May 20 2018
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Qld govt targets infrastructure in budget

The Queensland government will increase infrastructure spending in the budget by more than $2 billion from last year.

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AAP News
May 20 2018
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Euro, China, Russia discuss new Iran deal

The EU's energy chief is trying to reassure Iran that the 28-member bloc remains committed to salvaging the nuclear deal, and strengthening trade with Tehran.

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AAP News
May 20 2018
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