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Small towns get some big bucks

MORE than $73,000 will be going to the townships of Gunbower, Nanneella, Kyvalley and Lockington for the implementation of their community plans.. Campaspe Shire approved the Community Plan Implementation Funds at the council meeting on Tuesday

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Vivienne Duck
Sep 22 2017
Lifestyle

Where all the big wheels hang out

RETIREMENT did not slow down former schoolteacher Gwen Barrett, who remained an active member of the community as part of the inner wheel club.. That’s why she was awarded the Paul Harris fellowship by the Echuca Moama Rotary Club, which

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Riverine Herald
Sep 22 2017
Sport

The tiny tot Tigers’ fan

OH, WE’RE from Tigerland. We never weaken ’til the final siren goes,. Like the tigers of old. we’re strong and we’re bold.... For we’re from Tigerland.. She might not yet know all the words but two-year-old Lara-Jane

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Riverine Herald
Sep 22 2017
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School’s out for the Class of 2017

Thirteen years of classes culminated in a flurry of both excitement and apprehension as Deniliquin High’s graduating Class of 2017 celebrated their final day at the school yesterday.. A formal assembly held at the school’s multi-purpose

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Delaney Couro...
Sep 22 2017
News

Baby Indie arrives after dad’s big win

It was an eventful weekend for former Deni Rams footballer Julian Bull, who became a premiership-winning playing coach one day and a first-time father the next.. On Saturday, Bull’s Wycheproof-Narraport team won the North Central Football

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Deniliquin Pa...
Sep 22 2017
Sport

Percy best Redeye

An impressive season by Blighty onballer Corey Percy has been capped off with a thirds best and fairest win at the club’s presentation day on Sunday.. The 16 year-old polled an impressive 66 votes in a season where he was named in the best

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Jamie Lowe
Sep 22 2017
Sport

Blues too strong for Eagles

THE MURRAY Netball League B grade grand final has been finalised with Tongala and Finley set to play off for the 2017 flag.. Tongala’s B grade side made it through after defeating Echuca United by 19 goals in the preliminary final at Cobram on

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Kyabram Free ...
Sep 22 2017
Sport

Lauren plays with so much Pryde

IN HER second year of captaining the Kyabram A grade side, Lauren Pryde doesn’t hesitate to answer when asked what makes a great captain.. “One that doesn’t have to do much because her teammates are awesome,” she said

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Charmayne All...
Sep 22 2017
News

Council’s second step in Public Space Strategy

The second stage of consultation for Edward River Council’s Deniliquin Public Space Strategy will kick off next week.. A free community event will be held at Project HQ on Napier St to announce the next steps in the strategy’s

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Delaney Couro...
Sep 22 2017
Sport

Ram finishes 3rd

Deni Rams onballer Todd Gallagher had an impressive day at the Murray League best and fairest vote count on Sunday, finishing equal third in the O’Dwyer medal count.. Gallagher, along with Numurkah’s Mitch Price, polled 17 votes, to

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Jamie Lowe
Sep 22 2017
News

$350 worth of groceries stolen from Woolworths

A woman stole almost $350 worth of groceries from Woolworths, Cobram on Saturday, September 16.. CCTV footage shows the woman buying cigarettes before walking from the store with the trolley load of groceries

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Courier Cobram
Sep 22 2017
News

Maternity back to normal

Deniliquin Hospital maternity services should be fully reinstated by Monday, according to Murrumbidgee Local Health District regional general manager Rosemary Garthwaite.. Providing an update on the restricted operational hours caused by staff

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Zoe McMaugh
Sep 22 2017
Sport

Chris lands hole-in-one

Chris Thomson had a great day on the golf course, claiming $1,000 for his hole-in-one on the Tocumwal Golf Resort sponsored second hole at the Deniliquin Golf Club on Saturday.. Despite this impressive shot, Thomson was unable to come away with

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Jamie Lowe
Sep 22 2017
News

Bid to keep juniors in...

Youth footy in Benalla will be moved indefinitely if a public meeting next week is unsuccessful in swaying top AFL officials.. Parents and officials of the Benalla and District Junior Football League will hold a public meeting on Tuesday night, and

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Fraser Walker...
Sep 22 2017
Sport

Stroke event attracts...

A TOTAL of 60 players took part in a stroke event at the Axedale Golf Club on Thursday. The event was sponsored by Carley Advisory Services.. In division one the winner was William Andrea (81 gross, 16 h/c, 65 nett). The runner-up was Sam Bilardi

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The McIvor Ti...
Sep 22 2017
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Hay Caps celebrates milestone

Hay Caps is celebrating a birthday, with the business having manufactured the local invention on a southern Riverina family’s farm for a decade.. Invented back in 2006 by Tocumwal hay producers Phil and Lynda Snowden, the product has been

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Alana Christe...
Sep 22 2017
Water

Surface Drainage Program kicks off

A range of customers in the Shepparton Irrigation Region (SIR) are set to benefit from a new Surface Drainage Program.. The SIR falls mostly within the Goulburn Broken catchment, and covers the Murray Valley, Shepparton, Central Goulburn and

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Shepparton News
Sep 22 2017
Water

Groundwater allocations

Goulburn-Murray Water has announced a maximum annual allocation of 100 per cent for all Mid-Loddon Groundwater Management Area customers for the 2017-18 season.. The Mid-Loddon Groundwater Management Area extends from Moolort in the south to Calivil

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Shepparton News
Sep 22 2017
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Fined $1.3m for breaches

The death of a chicken farm worker, killed by a forklift in the middle of the night, has led to a liquidated Victorian company being fined $1.13million for workplace breaches.. The contracting business, which formerly operated as CK Crouch Pty Ltd

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Shepparton News
Sep 22 2017
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Built to meet specific needs

NSW farmer Paul Cudden knew the first of Paxton Plow Co’s CB6 Cultibars was going to be right for him because it was effectively built to meet his requirements.. No-one else is building a machine to anything like its specifications, according

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Shepparton News
Sep 22 2017
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Crop trial field day

A spring field day will showcase the range of trials run by Riverine Plains and FAR Australia.. The field day will be held at the Riverine Research Centre in Forges Rd, Burramine on Thursday, September 28.. The RRC is a partnership between Riverine

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Shepparton News
Sep 22 2017
Water

Report supports NWI’s outcomes

The National Water Initiative has made a ‘‘significant contribution’’ to better managing Australia’s natural resources, according to a Productivity Commission draft report.. The report was tasked with assessing the

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Shepparton News
Sep 22 2017
Cropping

Hoping to finish well

Hay makers are hoping for one more solid downpour in the coming days to help finish off their crop, according to AW Ag Contracting owner Adam Whipp.. Mr Whipp, from Nanneella, who contracts out 40000 square and round hay bales a year in addition to

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Rodney Woods
Sep 22 2017
Cropping

Lots to do at fodder conference

The Australian Fodder Industry Association’s 2017 National Fodder Conference was held last month on the Gold Coast, with the machinery on show generating interest.. With a theme of ‘Feeding Innovation, Growing Success’, delegates

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Rodney Woods
Sep 22 2017
Cropping

Rounding up a new...

With the introduction of the 0 Series round balers for the 2018 hay making season, John Deere is offering its first North American-built round baler pre-cutter and the industry’s first 1.5m pre-cutter baler.. The four models that comprise the

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Shepparton News
Sep 21 2017
Water

Hanlon facing...

The former managing director of Goulburn-Murray Water and NSW top water bureaucrat Gavin Hanlon has been stood down amid allegations of misconduct.. Mr Hanlon, who held the managing director job at Goulburn-Murray Water from 2011 to 2014, was stood

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Rodney Woods
Sep 21 2017
News

Helping vets save pets

University of Melbourne has developed the SnakeMap project, that aims to better predict, prevent, diagnose and treat snakebite in animals as well as people.. The SnakeMap project is the first of its kind in Australia and was devised by emergency and

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Shepparton News
Sep 21 2017
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A space agency: Australia's final frontier

World leaders in the space sector are gathering in Adelaide amid calls for a national space agency to allow local players to go where they have not gone before.

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AAP News
Sep 23 2017
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Bishop slams North Korea in UN speech

Julie Bishop has used her UN speech to talk up Australia's bid for a seat on the Human Rights Council but saved her strongest words for North Korea.

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AAP News
Sep 23 2017
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NZ to vote after tight, volatile race

After seesawing in the polls, PM Bill English and Labour's Jacinda Ardern face NZ voters but it will take weeks to know the make-up of the new government.

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AAP News
Sep 23 2017
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Vic Labor MP election exodus rolls on

Embattled Victorian Labor MP Khalil Eideh is the ninth MP planning to hang up the boots at next year's state election.

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AAP News
Sep 23 2017
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'Personal hatred' inspired Abbott attack

A Hobart DJ headbutted Tony Abbott because of a 'personal hatred' for the former leader, shutting down claims it was related to marriage equality.

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AAP News
Sep 23 2017
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No vote campaigns crank up in NSW and Vic

The Party for Freedom rally will gather on Saturday in an area widely recognised as Sydney's main gay district to oppose same-sex marriage.

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AAP News
Sep 23 2017
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Qld CCC boss warns of corruption loophole

The head of Queensland's corruption watchdog has warned corrupt conduct could potentially go unpunished because of a legal loophole in Right to Information laws

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AAP News
Sep 23 2017
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May calls for post-Brexit transition

British Prime Minister Theresa May has emphasised the shared values between the EU and UK as she outlined her Brexit vision in Italy.

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AAP News
Sep 23 2017
News

Teen charged over London train bombing

An 18-year-old man has been charged with attempted murder over the London Tube terrorist attack.

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AAP News
Sep 23 2017
News

Yes and No campaigns target Qld voters

Politicians from across the conservative spectrum have campaigned for and against same-sex marriage in Queensland.

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AAP News
Sep 22 2017
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Uber to appeal being denied London licence

Uber will appeal a decision by London's transport regulator to strip it of its licence to operate in the British capital.

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AAP News
Sep 22 2017
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