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The Shepparton News is the leading source of news and opinion in Shepparton and greater central Victoria.

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Mooving B1 Found

The member of the Greater Sheppartons colourful cow fleet was taken from its home at KidsTown two weeks ago and prompted the call being put out for residents to keep their eyes peeled for the missing cow. Yesterday, the Moooving Art Facebook page

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Shepparton News
Jun 24 2018
Breaking News

Dhurringile Prison escapee

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

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Shepparton News
Jun 24 2018
Breaking News

Charges follow Shepparton assault on police

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

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Shepparton News
Jun 23 2018
Breaking News

Man charged for 1983 murder

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

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Shepparton News
Jun 23 2018
Education

Living up to their potential

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

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Shepparton News
Jun 23 2018
News

Coldest night in city

Shepparton district people woke up to frosty lawns and foggy dawns after the longest night of the year, as the temperature dropped to -1.3°C yesterday morning.. It is the coldest temperature recorded in Shepparton this year, and the lowest since

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Shepparton News
Jun 23 2018
Lifestyle

Voyage of discovery in Shepparton

As far back as I can cast my memory, I remember Shepparton.. I was never here long, a weekend stay or a school holiday soiree was all I ever had.. When I arrived here for an internship at The News, I wasn’t entirely sure what I’d find

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Shepparton News
Jun 23 2018
Lifestyle

Just move in and relax

Views to open parkland and established gum trees enhance the appeal of this modern four-bedroom home. . The home’s sleek, tiled hallway leads to a formal living room and the open-plan living area offers views to the outdoor area and pool.. The

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Shepparton News
Jun 22 2018
Lifestyle

Tranquillity near the river

With an abundance of features and a thoughtfully upgraded interior, this modern four-bedroom family home is beautifully presented.. Situated in the well-regarded Boulevard Estate, the home offers views of bushland and the Goulburn River and boasts

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Shepparton News
Jun 22 2018
Opinion

Faith needs to be tested

I suspect that every reader has gone through a period where they have asked the questions: Why is this happening to me? How could a God of love allow this pain and suffering I am undergoing?. In hindsight, we can sometimes see the reason but often

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Shepparton News
Jun 22 2018
Sport

Loch in birthday present

Shepparton pacer Lochinvar Art has drawn barrier four in the rich Alabar Breeders Challenge series final for two-year-old colts and geldings at Menangle on Sunday next week after a dominant semi-final last weekend.. The Laura Crossland-trained and

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Shepparton News
Jun 22 2018
Opinion

Countdown to high hopes

Just one more sleep and the countdown will be over. At 5.30am tomorrow we will lift off from the tarmac at the Shepparton airport for the 90-minute flight to Portland to meet Rod Lawn from Adamas Fishing Charters for a weekend of chasing the elusive

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Shepparton News
Jun 22 2018
Opinion

Rail link may revitalise CBD

Progress being made towards better connections between Shepparton’s train station and the city centre are certainly welcome and long overdue.. It is no secret the location of the city’s station is far from ideal, not for the city

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Shepparton News
Jun 22 2018
Opinion

Light after trials and tribulations

Have you ever experienced a moment in time you never saw coming that turned your world upside-down?. It often surprises me to hear other people’s stories and become aware of how much hardship some people have endured throughout the course of

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Shepparton News
Jun 22 2018
Sport

Murray League Streamed Live

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

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Shepparton News
Jun 22 2018
News

Stock up logs

The autumn firewood collection season is coming to a close.. Hume assistant chief fire officer Aaron Kennedy said the autumn firewood collection period would close across Victoria on Saturday, June 30.. ‘‘If people are planning to

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Shepparton News
Jun 22 2018
Sport

Watch online

Tomorrow’s crucial Murray Football League clash between Echuca United and Barooga will be streamed live on sheppnews. com. au from 1.45pm.. The Eagles have slipped out of the top eight on the back of a pair of consecutive losses, while the Hawks

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Shepparton News
Jun 22 2018
Sport

Merrigum golf

Given the long weekend and dicey weather, there was a good turnout for Merrigum’s stroke event on Saturday, June 9.. The rain had a dramatic impact on scores, with the winning score probably the highest it has been for quite a long time

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Shepparton News
Jun 22 2018
Lifestyle

New branch

Despite the cold and miserable weather, lots of warmth was generated in Toolamba at a Country Women’s Association (CWA) afternoon tea recently.. CWA member Pat Patt said the gathering gave members of the newly formed Toolamba group the

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Shepparton News
Jun 22 2018
Opinion

Letter to the editor

Happy Refugee Week. - Rob Bryant, Shepparton. Nothing new in a neighbour’s fear, which causes anger and upset.. However, the fear disappears once you realise the object of your anger is not attacking you.. Back in 2004 Trish and I had the good

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Shepparton News
Jun 22 2018
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