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Prestigious Scout award for Cooper

Cobram teenager Cooper Fitzpatrick has completed Scouts Victoria’s highest youth award — the Queen’s Scout award.. The Year 12 St Mary of the Angels student has juggled a rigorous academic curriculum with his favourite after-school

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Courier Cobram
Jun 20 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
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Clarity for irrigators

The Ministerial Council meeting of federal and state water ministers on June 8 delivered a sigh of relief for Goulburn Murray Irrigation District irrigators, according to a local politician.. Federal Member for Murray Damian Drum said the meeting

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Courier Cobram
Jun 20 2018
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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
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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
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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
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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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Fake SA public servant fails to face court

A woman who allegedly used fake credentials to get a high-paying job in the South Australian public service has missed a court appearance in Adelaide.

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AAP News
Jun 21 2018
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Palmer fails to hand over court documents

Clive Palmer has failed to hand over court documents that show communications between him and his nephew Clive Mensink.

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AAP News
Jun 21 2018
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Medich jailed for 30yrs over foe's murder

Sydney millionaire Ron Medich has been jailed for at least 30 years for the 2009 contract killing of his business enemy and intimidation of his widow.

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AAP News
Jun 21 2018
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NSW government obsessed with selling: ALP

NSW Labor leader Luke Foley says his government would halt privatisation of government assets if elected.

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AAP News
Jun 21 2018
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Funeral honours slain Eurydice Dixon

Mourners have gathered outside a Melbourne funeral parlour ahead of a service to celebrate the life of young comedian Eurydice Dixon, found dead in a park.

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AAP News
Jun 21 2018
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Bellamy's thirsty for organic Tassie milk

Bellamy's has signed a deal with global dairy giant Fonterra to help Tasmanian farmers switch to organic practices.

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AAP News
Jun 21 2018
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Judge slams Mehajer in bankruptcy case

Sydney businessman Salim Mehajer has been slammed by a Federal Court judge for making a last-minute bid to have his bankruptcy annulment case adjourned.

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AAP News
Jun 21 2018
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Crazy Canberrans take nude dip for charity

Dozens of crazy Canberra residents have plunged naked into the freezing waters of Lake Burley Griffin at dawn to raise cash for crisis support service Lifeline.

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AAP News
Jun 21 2018
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May heads off revolt as Brexit bill clears

UK Prime Minister Theresa May has seen off a rebellion that could have undermined her authority as lawmakers voted in a key Brexit vote.

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AAP News
Jun 21 2018
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Atlas recommends $390m Rinehart takeover

Atlas Iron's board has backed a takeover bid by billionaire Gina Rinehart after rival bidder Mineral Resources decided not to raise its offer.

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AAP News
Jun 21 2018
News

BP backs out of Woolworths petrol deal

Woolworths says the sale of its 527 petrol stations and convenience stores and 16 development sites to BP for $1.8 billion will no longer go ahead.

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AAP News
Jun 21 2018
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