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Motorists told of roadworks

VicRoads advises motorists of changed traffic conditions at the Midland Hwy and Tatura-Undera Rd intersection.. A temporary roundabout is in place to help motorists around the work zone, while the permanent roundabout is constructed.. The speed

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Shepparton News
May 25 2018
Lifestyle

Sweet-natured, fun-loving

GIVE A PET A HOME. Shepparton Animal Shelter has a number of cats and kittens up for adoption.. These sweet-natured pets are all awaiting their forever homes.. While there are too many cats to showcase them all, these three 11-week-old kittens

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Shepparton News
May 25 2018
Lifestyle

A display of art for thought

Social and environmental activism, human and animal relationships, nationalism and national identity and feminism and political identity will be the themes explored at a new exhibition I hope you get this.. Officially opening at the Shepparton Art

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Tara Whitsed
May 25 2018
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Sport

Jerilderie no match for old rival

It was a tough game for Jerilderie coming up against old rivals Strathmerton in round seven of the Picola Football League, with the Dees going down by 83 points at Strathmerton on Saturday.. Despite the loss, there were plenty of positive signs for

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Southern Rive...
May 25 2018
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Planning the new Tallarook hall

The Tallarook Mechanics Institute hall will be re-built ‘‘bigger and better’’ than before, according to Farmers Market organiser Cynthia Lim.. Built in 1891, the iconic hall was demolished last week after it was gutted by

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The Telegraph
May 25 2018
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Council takes budget on the road

Residents will be able to hear first-hand about Edward River Council’s priorities for the 2018/19 year as part of the organisation’s Draft Budget Roadshow, which will visit Blighty, Booroorban, Conargo, Pretty Pine and Wanganella next

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Contributor
May 25 2018
Sport

Round four of Autocourse Series tomorrow

Racing resumes at the Deniliquin Sporting Car Club for round four of the DSCC Autocourse Series tomorrow.. The event is a part of the DSCC’s trial of running Saturday events with a later start time to gauge if drivers prefer Saturdays over

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Contributor
May 25 2018
Sport

Bulldogs put win on the board in last-quarter effort

A-grade. Strathmerton d Jerilderie 62-42. Strathmerton took on Jerilderie in a tough, high-intensity game.. Strathmerton’s girls kept the intensity up for the whole four quarters and gave it their all. The talk and belief in one another is

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Courier Cobram
May 25 2018
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Shirley recognised

Benalla’s Colin Handcock, 97, has received a ‘‘Saluting Their Service’’ certificate on behalf of his wife Shirley, who served in World War II.. Federal Member for Indi Cathy McGowan presented Colin with the certificate

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Benalla Ensign
May 25 2018
Sport

MNL suffers heavy loss

Murray Netball League’s interleague squad could not recover from a slow start on Saturday.. Gippsland got the jump on the Murray outfit, which included Finley’s Chelsea McDonald, early in their clash at Moe and never let the visitors

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Southern Rive...
May 25 2018
Sport

Defensive strength

Jessie Barnes-Hill starred in goal attack on Saturday, but her defensive pressure also contributed to her being named Goulburn Valley’s best-on-court.. Taking on the captain’s role against Ovens and Murray with Kyabram’s Lauren

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The Telegraph
May 25 2018
Sport

Golf

Parkland. PARKLAND’S Championship finished on Saturday when Peter Barrette (with a score of 188) claimed victory by just one shot over 17-year-old Austin Baker (189).. Peter was leading by just that amount going into the final round with both

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Kyabram Free ...
May 25 2018
News

Park lease withdrawn

Plans to establish an educational and research facility at the Murray Valley Industry Park near Deniliquin have officially been abandoned.. Ausway College and the Australian Education Society said it was a disappointing outcome considering all the

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Deniliquin Pa...
May 25 2018
Sport

Cross country event

Deniliquin Athletic Club is hosting its second Cross Country event at Memorial Park on Sunday.. The club will hold an open event for adults to run the 6km course around the scenic Memorial Park course with the 11 to 14 years section running a 3km

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Contributor
May 25 2018
Sport

GV victory on the MCG

At the home of football where so many greats have showcased their skills, the Goulburn Valley League mustered up all they had to take down a strong Ballarat League side.. The interleague clash at the MCG on Saturday saw a high-scoring display

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Georgia Smith
May 25 2018
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Rural News
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
News

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
News

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
News

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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Still chance of June 12 US-N. Korea summit

What was off is on again, with US President Donald Trump saying there is still a chance the summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un could happen on June 12.

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AAP News
May 26 2018
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Minister to open new bridge in Vietnam

Foreign Minister Julie Bishop is in Vietnam this weekend for bilateral talks and will be opening a bridge that Australia helped finance.

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AAP News
May 26 2018
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Aust holds Russia responsible over MH17

Australia has notified the Russian Federation that it holds it responsible for its role in the downing of MH17.

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AAP News
May 25 2018
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Nun defies order to leave Philippines

Australian nun Sister Patricia Fox is defying an order to leave the Philippines, with the Catholic Church and her supporters hoping she won't be arrested.

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AAP News
May 25 2018
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Bomb in Canadian restaurant injures 15

A bomb has been set off in a restaurant in the Canadian city of Mississauga, wounding 15 people, with three in a critical condition.

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AAP News
May 25 2018
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NSW builder found guilty of 2011 murder

A NSW jury has found a Sydney builder guilty of the 2011 murder of his neighbour and one of his two co-accused accused guilty of being accessory after the fact.

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AAP News
May 25 2018
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Godfreys CEO doesn't rule out TV ad return

John Hardy, who was chief executive of Godfreys from 1983 to 2010 and then again from mid-2016 to 2017, has again been appointed to the head role.

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AAP News
May 25 2018
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Westpac admits loan action was wrong

Westpac has told a royal commission its Bank of Melbourne business was wrong to withhold a customer's funds while it fixed its own loan error.

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AAP News
May 25 2018
News

WA Labor pick quits after week of scrutiny

Labor's candidate for the WA state seat of Darling Range has resigned just days after being endorsed and having the accuracy of her online resume questioned.

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AAP News
May 25 2018
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Health Care Homes trial falling short

A trial set up to link GPs, nurses and allied health professionals to handle patients with complex conditions is falling short of its targets.

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AAP News
May 25 2018
News

We can't predict carers' actions: Qld govt

Queensland's government says it is impossible to predict how foster parents will treat children in their care, following the death of Tiahleigh Palmer.

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AAP News
May 25 2018
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