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Day to reflect on sacrifices

Anzac Day will have an extra layer of significance this year, as 2018 commemorates the centenary of the end of World War I.. Cobram-Barooga RSL sub-branch president Rob Brown said the day always served as a reminder of the sacrifice made by so many

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Courier Cobram
Apr 19 2018
Sport

Watch live: Three Jacks Trophy

Watch the first Three Jacks Trophy match streamed live HERE on Friday, March 30 from 1.45pm.. If you can't get to the match, get all the excitement of this rivalry clash to your connected TV, phone or computer.. If you are at the game enjoy the

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Courier Cobram
Mar 21 2018
News

Nothing beats a creative life

Slightly hidden away on Punt Rd lies the Station Gallery.. What looks like a portable unit is brimming with the work of Cobram and District Art Society’s feature artist of the month, Lyn Woodhead.. Mrs Woodhead quickly points out all the

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Patrick Tansey
Apr 19 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
News

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
News

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
Cropping

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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At least two killed by van in Toronto

Witnesses say at least two people have been killed after a van mounted a curb and hit several people in Canada's largest city.

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AAP News
Apr 24 2018
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Military mutts paw-fect war companions

The origin of Australia's modern-day military mutts was born more than a century ago in muddied World War I trenches.

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AAP News
Apr 24 2018
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Free trade deal progress with Germany

Australia has made "significant progress" on a free trade deal with the European Union in a meeting between Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Angela Merkel.

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AAP News
Apr 24 2018
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Kate heads home after giving birth to boy

The Duchess of Cambridge has left hospital after giving birth to a baby boy, her third child with Prince William and the fifth in line to the British throne.

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AAP News
Apr 24 2018
News

NAB's turn in royal commission spotlight

The banking royal commission is investigating cases of National Australia Bank advisers incorrectly witnessing beneficiary nomination forms.

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AAP News
Apr 24 2018
News

Business tax cuts budget priority: report

An Australian Industry Group survey has found businesses want the Turnbull government to stay on course in trying to lower the corporate tax rate.

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AAP News
Apr 24 2018
News

Minister urges bank inquiry patience

As the banking royal commission hears evidence of rip-offs and conflicts of interest, a federal minister says all banks shouldn't be tarred with the same brush.

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AAP News
Apr 24 2018
News

Inflation expected to be tame yet again

Inflation figures are expected to show continued tame price pressure overall when the consumer price index for the March quarter is released.

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AAP News
Apr 24 2018
News

Strong borders key to multiculturalism: PM

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has told a German crowd that strong borders are key to a successful multicultural society.

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AAP News
Apr 24 2018
News

Nashville shooting suspect in custody

Police have taken Travis Reinking - suspected of opening fire at a Waffle House restaurant in Nashville killing four - into custody following a massive manhunt.

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AAP News
Apr 24 2018
News

Arthur, Albert, Philip all on the cards

The Duchess of Cambridge has given birth to a baby boy with Arthur, Albert and Philip thought to be in the running for the new royal baby's name.

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AAP News
Apr 23 2018
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