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ECHUCA police say a cross-border partnership with NSW will stop criminals using the Murray River as an escape plan. Echuca’s Senior Sergeant Mick Carroll said police faced confusing cross-border challenges when it came to criminal activity...
A MATHOURA farmer has slammed Murray River Council for increasing her rates by 40 per cent under a new rating structure adopted on Tuesday.
THE search for a new chief executive for the Committee for Echuca Moama has begun. The position became vacant following the resignation of Nina O’Brien in early June. Chairperson Geoff Kelly said there had been strong early interest in the position...
SEVEN Echuca-Moama mates have braved 9°C temperatures, swimming in the Murray River for FightMND’s Big Freeze, raising critical funds to help find a treatment and cure for motor neurone disease. Last month, on June 8, Moama’s Trav Hore joined...
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RESIDENTS of Lockington may have felt a slight tremor in recent weeks. A minor earthquake, measuring at 2.6 hit 10km south west of the town on June 17. According to Geoscience Australia’s senior seismologist Hugh Glanville, this was far from an...
RETIREES are flocking to Echuca-Moama in droves. Despite the coronavirus pandemic, vacant land sold by Charles L King First National is being snapped up at a record rate according to chief executive Ray Ellis. “First National Charles L King...
JOHNNO’S Run, the annual fundraiser for Community Living and Respite Service, is about bringing people together this year during a time when people have never been further apart. It’s not about raising as much money as possible, or recording...
AN ECHUCA tradie’s faith in humanity has been restored after Rochester Salvation Army donated about $1000 in tools to replace some of his stolen equipment.
There is a small shop in Echuca which specialises in selling some of the best farm produce in the world - our own.
THE CFA is urging Echuca homeowners to service wood heaters, open fireplaces and chimneys regularly to avoid a house fire.
MOLLY the Siberian Husky is only a nine-month-old pup but she’s lived more than most nine-year-old dogs.
BEHIND these Hazel eyes is a beautiful cat looking for a new place to call her own. This sweet young lady is a one-year-old domestic short hair who would give anything to laze about on something soft and comfy. She has a lot of love to give and...
MELBOURNE hotspot travellers are no longer welcome in Moama. It comes after the NSW Government announced a ban on residents from inner city hotspots from entering the state. People who breach the rules could be issued with an $11,000 fine or...
PEOPLE from Melbourne hotspots are travelling to Echuca-Moama, sparking concerns a COVID-19 outbreak in the twin towns is imminent.
GANNAWARRA Shire Council’s Cohuna Customer Service Centre will reopen to the public for over-the-counter service only on Wednesday, July 1.
WITH a motto such as “Go local, that’s Betta”, you know Echuca Betta Home Living is serious about supporting the twin towns. And store manager Anthony Fragiacomo said he was just as passionate about keeping community spirit alive...
A man suffered three fractured ribs and a collapsed lung while resisting restraint by police in custody in Shepparton late last month.
POLICE and paramedics were on the scene of a motorbike accident at Wharparilla yesterday afternoon.
CAMPASPE Shire has recorded its fifth coronavirus case. It is one of 12 new COVID-19 cases in Victoria overnight, bringing the state’s total to 1732.
HUNDREDS of thousands of dollars’ worth of cannabis has been found in a drug bust in Rochester this morning.