Search for Dhurringile Prison escapee Justin Adams Police are searching for Dhurringile Prison resident Justin Adams, who escaped yesterday. The 32-year-old was confirmed missing about 7pm. Adams is Caucasian in appearance, about 175cm tall with
Charges follow Shepparton assault on police. Police have charged a man and a teenager following an incident outside a business in Shepparton on Friday. The police members were responding to an alleged theft at a supermarket on Vaughan and Maude
A 65-year-old Tocumwal man has been charged with murder, three counts of false imprisonment and six counts of rape.. Homicide Squad detectives charged the man on Friday following the murder of Rodney Mitchell in Rowville in 1983.. Mitchell was in
Students from St Brendan’s Primary School in Shepparton have showcased their science projects at a Living Organisms Science Exposition.. St Brendan’s Inquiry Learning teacher Leanne Pellegrino said the exposition, held at the school on
For the past two years, Mooroopna Police have been working to combat youth-related crime in the town.. While residents are concerned with the large number of break-ins in recent months, Mooroopna Police Sergeant Louise Richards said there had not
The crucial Murray Football League clash between Echuca United and Barooga will be streamed live on sheppnews. com. au from 1.45 pm Saturday. Supporters, fans and interested onlookers alike can access the stream from any device of their choice
Drug and alcohol rehabilitation facility The Cottage will be forced to close by the narrowest of margins.. Greater Shepparton City Councillors last night voted five to four to refuse a planning permit to the facility, rendering its continued
Moama-Echuca Border Raiders’ Division Two side failed to capitalise on their best chance for a win against Golden City in Moama on Sunday.. The previously winless City claimed the win 2-0, with the Raiders now stuck on the bottom of the ladder
The crucial Murray Football League clash between Echuca United and Barooga will be streamed live on denipt. com. au from 1.45 pm Saturday. Supporters, fans and interested onlookers alike can access the stream from any device of their choice, allowing
Another great turn-out saw some close results in round three of Deniliquin Badminton Club’s winter competition on Monday night.. Only two players managed to win all four of their games, with Pam Boulton and Scott Fullerton unbeaten on the
Rob Collicoat claimed the High Gun honours at the Deniliquin Clay Target Club’s monthly shoot on Sunday.. Eight shooters attended the event that was held in cold and windy weather conditions.. Results were as follows:. Event one - 30 target
Thirteen players braved the bitterly cold afternoon following the tennis club AGM to play croquet on Sunday.. Several players pulled out after the second game but seven continued despite the weather.. Three players won their two games with Brad
Mathoura horse owner Louie Toomey believes he has a future winner after recently purchasing a filly.. Sired by Magic Albert out of dam Gibraltar’s Gift (a mare sired by champion Rock of Gibraltar), the unnamed horse is built well from good
Nine Deniliquin High School students have qualified for the NSW All Schools Cross Country Championships that will be held in Sydney next month.. The group qualified after finishing in the top eight of their respective age groups at the Regional
Deniliquin High School’s Under 15s Australian Rules side is officially one of the top eight teams in the state.. The DHS side picked up wins against Hay and Finley in the Swan Shield knockout competition last week at Hardinge St Oval.. The
A RANGE of new emergency markers will be installed at Lake Eppalock in coming weeks.. The markers, organised via the Emergency Services Telecommunications Authority (ESTA), mean that in an emergency situation the 000 caller can quote a unique
Former Deniliquin man Jeff Ward has been appointed as principal of Finley High School, to start in term four.. Mr Ward will replace former principal Helen McRae, whose role is being filled by acting principal Patricia Jackson after Mrs McRae’s
Sometimes even the most ardent golfers are tested by the weather. That was the case on Saturday when a small field started, but a smaller field finished on a cold and wet winter’s day.. It was even too much for the club’s fearless
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
A petition is calling on Australian airline Qantas and 11 others to not fly two Tamils and their two Australian-born children to Sri Lanka.
The federal opposition is set to personally target Malcolm Turnbull over him standing to benefit from company tax cuts.
Labor leader Bill Shorten has finished several days on the hustings in the Queensland seat of Longman with the launch of candidate Susan Lamb's campaign.
A reward to help solve the 2000 murder of "unassuming" Victorian man Terrence Black has been increased from $100,000 to $1 million.
Raids across Queensland have resulted in seven men charged and 24 people warned as police target Rebels bikies using the state's new anti-gang laws.
Mixed messages from OPEC, a soaring oil price and gains in Europe and the US look likely to push the Australian share market to a positive start on Monday.
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is heading home after giving birth and has revealed her baby's name.
Opposition Leader Bill Shorten has played down speculation of a rift between himself and colleague Anthony Albanese.
A ban on women driving in Saudi Arabia has been lifted, with many taking advantage by driving themselves through the streets of the capital.
President Donald Trump has defended his border policy, trade tariffs on US allies and the denuclearisation of North Korea in comments at a GOP convention.