We’re up to episode 13 of the Footy Show.. This week, Lauren Bordin caught up with Shepparton Swans coach Paul Griffiths to talk about the club’s breakthrough Goulburn Valley League win against Tatura. Foxy, JR and Oliver deliver
Mooroopna playing coach Jenni McCluskey has made the move down to B-grade.. After a string of five losses in the top tier, the Cats finally broke the unfavourable streak with a 12-goal win against Euroa on Saturday, albeit with a new face in goal
Avenel virtually slammed the door on Girgarre’s finals hopes, with the Swans winning by 51 points on Saturday.. The Kangaroos struggled to hit the scoreboard, kicking just one goal in the first half, as Avenel won 12.10 (82) to 4.7 (31) at
An elderly woman who was airlifted to hospital yesterday has died.. A spokeswoman from the Alfred hospital told The News that she died.. The woman was flown to Melbourne in a critical condition after falling into a fire at the back of her Tatur
The amount of hospital beds at Goulburn Valley Health remains an important issue for our region.. A report earlier this month from The News confirmed there was uncertainty from the Department of Health about the future number of beds.. Currently the
People in Shepparton look set to be slugged $1 a taxi trip as part of an ‘Uber tax’ despite Uber not being available locally.. A bill to radically shake up the taxi and ride sharing industries passed a major hurdle — the state
If Mitchell Shire’s natural environment matters to you, now is the time let council know what you value most and what needs improving.. Council’s Environment Survey is now open and includes questions like:. ●What do you value most
DETECTIVES are appealing for information into an aggravated burglary in Kyabram last month.. A 74-year-old man was in the lounge room of his home in Tulloh St on May 21 when he saw a burglar between 10pm and 11pm.. ‘‘The victim has
THERE is no doubt with sport so ingrained into our community, what happens inside the locker room is important.. But what happens outside the locker room is equally so.. And the Lockington community will find out just how important tomorrow night at
The 2017 Deniliquin Truck Show and Industry Expo at Memorial Park is expected to be bigger and better this year, with plans underway to accommodate even more trucks and displays.. Organising committee president Leesa Muir said the Memorial Park
State ministers say they have taken ‘key steps’ to delivering the Murray-Darling Basin Plan, but Murray Valley food producers are still at risk.. Much more work and consultation is required to identify what the impacts of decisions
Edward River Council Administrator Ashley Hall says important decisions that will impact on the community over the next year are expected to be made before the end of the financial year.. He said they are being timed specifically to occur before the
A 19 year-old Barooga man was arrested for driving at a dangerous speed on Thursday morning.. Police allege they clocked the man driving at 119km/h in a 50km/h zone on Golf Course Rd about 7am.. Police were called to the area after complaints from
Landmark Mills began operating at the Finley Saleyards more than 22 years ago — on June 1, 1995.. Operating director and stock and station agent Peter Mills is the longest serving stock agent under the one entity in the Finley area, and
You could be excused for thinking it’s straight from an episode of the political comedy Yes Minister, but unfortunately a program aimed at keeping people in the Southern Riverina warm during winter is real.. And the irony was not lost on One
The Jerilderie Red Cross boot sale earlier this month was such a success it may become an annual event.. Red Cross member Wendy Hurd said the Saturday sale was well supported by the local community.. The funds raised through charging a $10 site fee
NAB’s local leadership team is flourishing with a change in its management structure.. The bank’s Deniliquin and Finley branch manager Mel Gardam was this month appointed as Regional Operations Manager for Goulburn Valley, North East
A former Victorian premier fears anti-foreign investment sentiment in Australia could compromise future economic prosperity and cost opportunities with China.. John Brumby is the national president of the Australia China Business Council, which is
The long spell of dry weather and above normal warmth each day has continued last week and is expected to continue up to near the end of the month in our regions. However, there are signs of a change approaching. Perth last Thursday 22nd , received
The release of a new report on the impact of the Murray-Darling Basin Plan on Murray irrigators is aimed at drawing attention to the loss of water to agriculture.. Representing the Southern Riverina Irrigators, Shelley Scoullar was part of a small
The Grains Research and Development Corporation will host a farm business update at the Yarrawonga-Mulwala Golf Club later this month.. The update, to be held on Wednesday, June 28, will cover a range of topics including information on: interest
On a sprawling 1100ha mixed farming property just outside Tocumwal, a curious mix of animals comes together at the Old Woperana Animal Nursery.. While the weekdays are spent shearing sheep, growing crops and raising beef cattle, Maryanne Ryan and
Northern Victorians will finally have the chance to put their concerns about environmental watering on the record in a new parliamentary inquiry.. State Member for Northern Victoria Luke O’Sullivan directly referred the inquiry to the Environment
The VFF has called on the Andrews Government to scrap rates on farm land in a bid to fix what it says is an unfair council rating system that discriminates against primary producers.. The farmer group is urging a five-year transition from the
The Andrews Government is urging Victorians to provide feedback on the Code of Practice for the Keeping of Racing Greyhounds, which aims to improve animal welfare.. Victorian Agriculture Minister Jaala Pulford said animal welfare was a top priority
The value of data, how to capture the benefits of data and how it can be shared down the value chain were the dominant themes at the Harvesting the Benefits of Digital Agriculture Conference, hosted by the Australian Farm Institute.. The conference
The Federal Government is promising better support for Australian farmers under proposed new laws to streamline the rollout of loans and programs.. Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce last Wednesday introduced to parliament a bill to establish the
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Victoria's regional rail is set for a massive boost with the federal government expected to hand over $1.42 billion for much-needed upgrades.
Tony Abbott's gay sister isn't putting much stock in Christopher Pyne's comments that legalising gay marriage could happen "sooner than everyone thinks".
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The full results of last year's bungled census are set to be released, with the federal government under pressure over the information's reliability.
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Greens federal parliamentarians are weighing up how to sanction Senator Lee Rhiannon over a school funding campaign.
UK Conservatives and Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Part have struck a deal to back Prime Minister Theresa May's government.
After spending two years on the run NSW Police have finally caught up with an alleged drug kingpin whose new partner had no idea about his real identity.
A Vanuatu coffee company hopes a $656,000 investment will help boost production and the livelihoods of hundreds of farmers on Tanna Island.
Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews's suggestion of having AFP tactical response teams at airports 24 hours a day has been knocked back.