East Shepparton’s emergence as an Allan Matheson Shield contender has coincided with the changed fortunes of two of its skippers.. Coach Josh Thornton remains the only unbeaten skipper after seven rounds, while his younger brother Jordan has a 5-2
If the engine is the heart of your car, then the timing belt is what keeps it ticking smoothly. The timing belt is crucial in the engines operation. If it snaps it may be necessary to install a new cylinder head, an expense that should definitely be
Update - 12.30pm. A Shepparton police officer has confirmed that everything is fine at Bourchier St Primary.. The school was evacuated this morning with students going to Shepparton High School.. “Victoria Police is aware that a number of schools
When Heath Black talks, you know you are in for a train ride to hell.. Just settle in for a jolting, twisting ride into a tunnel of darkness.. The only light at the end is the man himself — still fit, inspiring and, most incredible of all, still
The annual Shepparton Junior Basketball Tournament is back bigger and better this year.. The 41st annual showpiece for young players in this region starts today across Shepparton and neighbouring towns.. Almost 200 teams, full of some of the best
When the Tassone family lost their beloved Ralph this year, they requested guests at his funeral forgo bunches of flowers.. Instead, the Shepparton-based family asked their guests to do something special.. They asked that donations for Ambulance
In the final round of the GVCA pennant competition, both local teams played at home.. The Deni Diamonds had a great win over Kyabram — 10 games 81 hoops to Kyabram’s two games 54 hoops.. The Gems did well against the top team on the ladder
Norm Lyall turned 90 on November 25 and celebrated the milestone with friends and family the following evening.. Norm has lived in Deniliquin for more than 35 years and family members travelled from near and far to celebrate with him. Three
As we continue the flood recovery it was a weekend to remember for the golf club.. A combination of club functions and visitors contributed to a very busy weekend.. Friday night was ‘buzzing’, Saturday was the annual presentation dinner and
Deniliquin High School’s learner drivers are gearing up for a week of on-road education.. The annual DHS Driver Education Program, which starts on Monday, aims to save lives by making students aware of their choices behind the wheel.. ‘‘We
Over 400 players and 40 teams from Deniliquin and district primary schools came together last Thursday (Year 5/6) and Friday (Year 3/4) for the annual ‘Big Bash’ cricket days.. Sensational sixes, classic catches and brilliant bowling highlighted
For almost eight months Deniliquin primary school student Elisabeth Byrne has been mostly confined to a Melbourne hospital room.. Diagnosed with T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (T-ALL), seven year-old ‘Lissy’ has been on a long journey to
Former Jerilderie jockey Brooke Sweeney is on the mend after a horrific fall on Berrigan Cup Day last month.. After the final race of the day the talented apprentice hoop was running a barrier trial on the horse Fabled Warrior, which is trained by
Deniliquin Field and Game held its monthly shoot on Sunday in perfect weather with nearly 50 shooters in attendance.. The shooters had a mixture of challenging targets on the day that were set be Rod Wharton and Glenn Higgins.. There were about 35
Three local horse riders recently competed at the Equitana Melbourne Australian Stock Horse (ASH) Challenge, finishing second overall.. The team consisted of Rebecca Hallett riding Coolamert Rock N Roll, Sally Beer riding Parra Design and James Beer
Barooga Sports. This week’s trade day was at Nathalia sponsored by Limo’s Home Timber and Hardware where there were no four-game or 3-game winners so it was down to three-game winners.. ‘The Village People’ (Bob Griffiths, Peter Buller and
Nautral gas is still on its way to Heathcote according to Member for Euroa and Deputy Leader of The Nationals Steph Ryan.. Ms Ryan announced the rollout of natural gas for Heathcote through the Energy for Regions program during her election campaign
Agribusiness Elders says it is in no hurry to sell its short-haul live cattle export business.. Elders on November 14 said it had started the process of divesting its short-haul live export business.. Chief executive Mark Allison said Elders had
The pressure on the Murray-Darling Basin Authority hasn’t relented despite it revealing proposed alterations to the Murray-Darling Basin Plan’s Northern Basin, as industry heavyweights and politicians push for a similar review into the southern
Murray Goulburn appointed Mark Clark to its board as an independent non-executive director last week.. Mr Clark has extensive board and senior management experience, including directorships with companies operating in the fast-moving consumer goods
The Murray-Darling Basin Authority announced last week proposed changes to the Northern Basin as part of the Murray-Darling Basin Plan.. According to Murray-Darling Basin Authority chief executive Phillip Glyde, the changes, which include reducing
The superior weight gain off native pastures and quiet temperament of the Hereford was rammed home to commercial producer Allen Ashworth during years of on-farm experimentation.. Mr Ashworth, of Greta South, has bred Herefords for the past 50 years
Goulburn-Murray Water held its inaugural stakeholder breakfast last Wednesday, providing the opportunity to engage with some of the region’s industry and community leaders.. Fifty people attended, including representatives from local government
On Sunday, December 4, Numurkah Showground will be packed full of great entertainment and free children’s activities at the annual Show Us Ya Wheels.. Special attractions at the event include a draw to win two tickets to sit in Darren Morgan’s
North Central Catchment Management Authority has plans to mitigate potential toxic blackwater outbreaks in parts of the Loddon River.. Over-bank flooding on the Loddon in spring resulted in large amounts of organic matter, such as leaves and wood
With summer only days away, Agriculture Victoria is warning livestock owners to care for their animals during extreme heat.. Victoria’s chief veterinary officer Charles Milne said to manage animals in high temperatures effectively, planning must
Dairy farming in the Goulburn Valley should have a prosperous future, however, its development will continue to depend on water availability and, of course, global market forces.. At an economic update held in Shepparton last week, NAB head of
Controls targeting one of Australia’s most significant cattle pest, buffalo fly, will be investigated in a new research project aimed at providing area-wide control and preventing the insect’s southward spread.. The project is one of 18 new
Three South Korean opposition parties have introduced a bill accusing Park Geun-hye of violating the constitution and abusing her presidential power.
Long running Queensland MP Lawrence Springborg has announced he won't contest the next state election due in early 2018.
Conservation group Sea Shepherd is making final preparations in Australia before it embarks on a mission to stop Japanese whaling in the Antarctic.
Queensland's southeast has been spared the full brunt of a heatwave which is causing top temperatures into the 40s in most parts of the state.
US President-elect Donald Trump has spoken directly with the president of Taiwan, breaking with US policy set 37 years ago.
A US appeals court has found the jury that sent Chancey Luna to jail did not consider he was a 16-year-old when he murdered Melbourne baseballer Chris Lane.
Labor has criticised the federal government's refusal to change negative gearing tax concessions, which the treasurer says is good for the rental market.
The suspect in the fatal stabbing of a French tourist in the Northern Territory is still in hospital as investigations into the incident continue.
Lawsuits are pending in the three US states of Michigan, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin to halt a recount of the votes that handed Donald Trump the presidency.
Arson investigators are looking into the fire in Tennessee's Great Smoky Mountains, described by authorities as "human-caused", which has claimed 13 lives.