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A cuppa council chat

DO YOU want to have a coffee with councillor Yvonne Wrigglesworth?. Well here is your chance, Heathcote.. Cr Wrigglesworth will be at Segafredo Zanetti Bakery on Friday at 11am.. The coffee with a councillor initiative by the City of Greater Bendigo

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The McIvor Ti...
Mar 29 2017
Sport

Bowls

Kyabram. DIVISION Four was in celebration mode Saturday night as it managed to defeat Mooroopna Golf by 18 shots in the grand final, 98-80.. It was two rinks each, however big wins to the rinks of Ray Harrison and Ted Hazelman was enough to secure

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Kyabram Free ...
Mar 29 2017
News

Emergency games comes to Elmore

Did you catch the action at the 2017 Victoria Police and Emergency Services Games equestrian today?. Elmore is hosting some of the events for the first time with competitors from all over the state. . Here’s a snapshot of the showing and dressage

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Campaspe News
Mar 29 2017
Rural

Positive signs, but still a long way to go

Our entire nation needs to take ownership of the Murray-Darling Basin Plan and be prepared to be part of its implementation, according to Speak Up campaign spokesperson Shelley Scoullar.. Mrs Scoullar says it is unfair to expect a small percentage

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Southern Rive...
Mar 29 2017
News

Melanoma blitzed

ALTHOUGH she doesn’t live there any more, the Colbinabbin community is right behind Lucinda Ryan.. A Lap-A-Thon over the long weekend saw more than 300 people chip in to raise $30,000 for melanoma research, trials and treatments in Lucinda’s

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The McIvor Ti...
Mar 29 2017
News

Reflections from the...

Restaurant has a heart. I WONDER how many people have noticed the heart on the Church Street façade of the Mei Sen Restaurant at 121 Allan Street Kyabram.. This building was erected by Mr Lou Ashlakoff on a vacant block of land on the corner of

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Kyabram Free ...
Mar 29 2017
News

Pain remains after...

HILL TOP Golf and Country Club employees remain traumatised after an armed robbery in Tatura last year and have not gone back to working evening shifts as a result.. ‘‘It was very scary for the two staff involved and they have been undergoing

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Kyabram Free ...
Mar 29 2017
News

Vicki, Fay win third crown

Vicki O’Keefe and Fay Munnerley claimed their third Deniliquin Bowling Club pairs championship in a row on Friday.. In a re-match of last year’s final the duo defeated Dawn McCulloch and Helen Anderson.. Although good bowls were played by each

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Jamie Lowe
Mar 29 2017
News

Council live streaming meetings

Federation Council will stream its first live meeting at its next monthly meeting on April 18. Live streaming is taking off in and out of business circles because the equipment required is plentiful and cheap. With audio and visual segment broadcast

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Corowa Free P...
Mar 29 2017
News

BCOF reunite in Corowa

Members of the British Commonwealth Occupation Force reunited in Corowa last week to reminisce, remember mates and mark the 71st anniversary of the occupation of Japan. The British Commonwealth Occupation Force (BCOF) was the joint Australian

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Corowa Free P...
Mar 29 2017
News

Premier asked to visit...

State Member for Ovens Valley Tim McCurdy has called on Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews to visit Cobram in the wake of workers being stood down for a month at Cobram’s JBS plant.. Up to 300 workers have been affected by the stand-down at the

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Jenna Bishop
Mar 29 2017
News

Bogans raise big money...

It was flannel and mullets as far as the eye could see at the Yarrawonga Mulwala Golf Club Resort on Friday for the Bogan Bingo Good Friday Appeal Fundraiser.. Organiser, Yarrawonga Mum Ash McKee, said she was thrilled with the turnout with around

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Yarrawonga Ch...
Mar 29 2017
News

Garage sale for cord...

The Inner Wheel Club of Yarrawonga Mulwala held a successful garage sale on March 11 in Belmore Street to raise money for cord blood research, a national project.. Umbilical cord blood is now known to be a useful source of blood stem cells.. It has

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Yarrawonga Ch...
Mar 29 2017
News

Addressing Daysdale flooding

A donation of $15,000 to the West Corurgan Private Irrigation District to part fund installation of a syphon system to allow overland flood waters to pass through a section of channel system near Daysdale is proposed to be made by Federation

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Robert Muir
Mar 29 2017
News

MVH roundabout one step closer

A proposed roundabout for the intersection of Woods Road and the Murray Valley Highway is one step closer to reality with VicRoads, Federal Member for Murray Damian Drum and State Member for Ovens Valley Tim McCurdy all confirming the project is now

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Fiona Blick
Mar 29 2017
News

Brian honoured with Brave Conduct Commendation

Yarrawonga resident and former police sergeant Brian Igoe will receive a Commendation for Brave Conduct, the fourth highest Australian Bravery Decoration, in recognition of his outstanding valour during a serious incident while on duty in Heidelberg

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Fiona Blick
Mar 29 2017
News

Friends of Warrina...

The Friends of Warrina announced its closure last week.. The final meeting and AGM held last Thursday was followed by a special afternoon tea with past and present members, residents and staff to celebrate the outstanding success of the

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Yarrawonga Ch...
Mar 29 2017
News

VCAT calls for more...

The Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT) has asked the Australian Community Support Organisation (ACSO) to submit a Flood Risk Report as well as a Land Capability Analysis before the authority makes its final decision on the proposed

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Fiona Blick
Mar 29 2017
News

Murrumbidgee flooding...

In an effort to reduce the impact of future floods in and around Darlington Point, Murrumbidgee Council is carrying out a comprehensive study.. The Murrumbidgee River has a long history of major flooding and in order to plan ahead appointed BMT WBM

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Mar 29 2017
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