Euroa MP Steph Ryan was enthusiastic about potential wildcard entrants to the political scene at next year’s Victorian election.. The Victorian National Party will use the seat of Shepparton as a bit of an experiment in democracy with
It was approaching 10 late one night when Leanne Beck received a phone call from her specialist.. She’d recently had a small lump removed from under her arm but at just 37 years of age, it was the last thing on her mind.. Asked to sit down
We asked you where you go to get the best parma in the Goulburn Valley and you shared your favourite places with us. . We have compiled the top six results into a poll below for you to vote for your favourite. . Who is going to take out the title of
The stop-start Country Basketball League season continues tonight for Shepparton Gators.. Despite the side’s campaign starting on October 14, the Gators have only taken to the court on half of the six weekends of play before tonight.. Byes and
Blighty has signed veteran Deniliquin premiership defender Rob Resuggan.. The 41-year-old, who has played more than 150 games and won two premierships with the Rams, signed with the Redeyes during the week.. Blighty coach Jack Tyndall, who played
Nagambie, Euroa and Seymour police will ramp up their presence at local licensed venues following an alleged assault outside the Royal Mail Hotel in Nagambie last week.. Sri Lankan migrant Aadil Rafeek, 29, is recovering in a stable condition after
The junior classrooms at Seymour P-12 College are in desperate need of airconditioning, according Member for Euroa Steph Ryan.. Ms Ryan said she was urging Education Minister James Merlino to investigate the situation before the heat of summer
The popularity of the ukulele continues to grow, evidenced by the 300 people who attended the 5th annual Deniliquin Uke Muster at the weekend.. The festival featured a number of concerts and ukulele workshops, with Muster-goers travelling from
In the GVCA pennant competition last week, the Deni Gems were once again too good for the Diamonds winning seven games 73 hoops to five games 63 hoops.. At this stage, the five teams competing to make the finals are Deni Diamonds, Numurkah Blues
Screening this weekend is a thought-provoking documentary, I Am Not Your Negro (PG).. The current Civil Rights Movement is linked to the past by use of archival material and some of writer, James Baldwin’s words.. It confronts the deeper
Marriage may not be on the cards right now for Longwood man Daniel Carracher, but the results of the same-sex survey have lifted a huge weight off his shoulders.. As a single gay man, Mr Carracher said marriage was not an immediate urge, but the
There was plenty going on in Benalla 25 years ago.. Bettabooks in Carrier St was advertising a fantastic christmas computer deal with a ‘‘super-fast’’ 386 PC featuring 4mb ram, a mouse, windows 3.1 and a massive 105mb hard
Do you know an amazing young person in or around Seymour and want to help them achieve their goals?. You can do this by nominating them for the Victorian Young Achiever Awards, open until December 18.. These awards help young people take the next
In Deniliquin Badminton Club’s semi-final elimination match, Smashers were victorious over Shuttle Masters, 281 to 264.. Shuttle Masters were in front at the end of the men’s and women’s games, but a strong comeback by
Benalla’s Fire Danger Period (FDP) began on Monday with local people required to adhere to a range of fire-safety measures.. As the FDP begins to phase in across the state, the warmer and drier-than-average weather in recent months, and recent
The two-person multiplier stableford event was a nine-hole competition played before Hill Top’s annual general meeting at 1pm.. All players played the nine-hole event, with the regular nine-hole players having a chance to play with different
A Seymour man, 25, is facing numerous charges after crashing a car into a property on Anzac Ave and fleeing the scene on Wednesday last week.. A static police unit noticed a Holden sedan without number plates attached travelling on Anzac Ave about
Banana disease breakthrough. A billion-dollar banana industry at risk of a deadly disease could be saved by a scientific breakthrough from a Queensland university.. The Queensland University of Technology has genetically modified Cavendish bananas
The Goulburn Murray Landcare Network is joining forces with the Australian Platypus Conservancy to collect information about platypuses and water-rats.. The project is aiming to collect information about the aquatic mammals to help plan
South Australia have called on the federal government to split up the water and agriculture ministries, labeling the decision to tie them together a ‘‘failed experiment’’.. South Australian Minister for Water Ian Hunter said
Pear, Prosciutto and Blue Cheese Salad. Serves four. Ingredients:. 100g rocket or green salad leaves. 2 pears, thinly sliced. 12 thin slices prosciutto or pancetta. 120-150g blue cheese, cut into thin wedges. cup chopped toasted hazelnuts
Grain growers are being reminded to remain vigilant as mouse populations continue to climb.. Recent strong winds and hail in some parts of the region have knocked grain to the ground and, combined with grain spilt at harvest, have provided a ready
The rain that hit the region late last week will not have too much of an impact on cropping farmers, according to agronomists.. WB Hunter agronomist Tristan Hornbuckle said the rain needed to come earlier.. ‘‘We’ve had a fairly dry
It was a strong crowd last week as dozens of buyers filled the Benalla Saleyards to see 12500 sheep go up for sale at the annual Benalla Special Sheep Sale on Friday.. A number of young ewes, older ewes, ewe lambs, Merinos and rams were sold at the
The Northern Victorian Showjumping Club held its 50th anniversary Grand Prix Show recently, attracting riders from across Australia.. The show, held from November 11 to 13, saw the in-form combination of Steven Hill and Yalambi’s Bellini Star
Resulting from extensive customer feedback, John Deere has updated its ultra-reliable 3E Series compact utility tractors by reintroducing a customer favourite as an even more capable and intuitive machine.. The redesigned 3038E is more versatile
The Victorian Government will work with the community to improve the health and happiness of their pets, with the launch of a new welfare campaign that will inform and educate pet owners.. Victorian Agriculture Minister Jaala Pulford joined locals
Shadow Agriculture Minister and Victorian Nationals leader Peter Walsh has accused the Victorian Government of placing further pressure on diesel prices after Energy Minister Lily D’Ambrosio revealed plans to use diesel generators to secure
Nationals senator John Williams says a compensation scheme for victims of past financial scandals is "unfair", amid reports the government is working on one.
Malcolm Turnbull and Bill Shorten have condemned a terror attack on a mosque in Egypt in which more than 230 people were killed.
At least 235 people have been killed after militants bombed a mosque in Egypt and then shot at worshippers as they fled the carnage.
Millions of Queenslanders are heading to the polls, to decide who will lead the next state parliament.
London has traditionally been an international banking hub for Europe but financial institutions are now being lured by Paris.
British Transport Police say an "altercation" between two men was what sparked panic at a London tube station.
The alleged mastermind behind the 2013 murder of a father of three has been arrested and charged following a "never-ending" police investigation.
A witness who was due to give evidence in a New Delhi court about racism in Australia has fallen ill, delaying the extradition trial of a hit and run driver.
Clive Palmer's Mineralogy has won its long-running legal battle with estranged Chinese joint venture partner CITIC over iron ore royalties from a WA mine.