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Revive and arrive alive

‘‘We would rather serve you a cuppa than cut you out of your car.’’. That was the simple message from Cobram and Tocumwal SES volunteer Jinette Graham.. She and all SES volunteers know fatigue is one of the biggest killers on

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David Rak
Apr 26 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
Sport

Chloe’s making waves in pool

St Joseph’s Primary School Grade 6 student Chloe Herezo has been riding a wave of success in her recent swimming efforts.. Representing her school at the Hume Regional Swimming Championships at Shepparton in March, Chloe won gold in the

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Courier Cobram
Apr 25 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
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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Booze ban plan for Melbourne councillors

A candidate in Melbourne's lord mayoral by-election has proposed banning councillors from drinking while on the job to prevent harassment.

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AAP News
Apr 26 2018
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Company tax cut is govt mission: Morrison

Despite still not having the numbers to pass the federal government's company tax cuts, Treasurer Scott Morrison isn't giving up.

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AAP News
Apr 26 2018
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Expelled Aust nun says she has no regrets

An expelled Australian nun says she has no regrets despite making a powerful enemy in Filipino president Rodrigo Duterte.

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AAP News
Apr 26 2018
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Father offers $10K to find missing Vic son

A mainland Chinese father has offered a $10,000 reward for information about his son who disappeared from Melbourne more than two weeks ago.

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AAP News
Apr 26 2018
News

Two hit after car mounts Sydney footpath

A man and a woman are in a stable condition after being hit by a car while walking along a footpath in Sydney.

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AAP News
Apr 26 2018
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Bishop pinning hopes on Korea summit

Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has hailed the upcoming historic summit between North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in.

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AAP News
Apr 26 2018
News

APRA scraps cap on investor lending growth

The banking regulator is lifting a cap on new loans to property investors for banks that can prove their lending standards have improved.

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AAP News
Apr 26 2018
News

Kim Jong-un will cross border for summit

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un will walk across the border and plant a tree with South Korean President Moon-Jae-in as they meet for an historic summit.

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AAP News
Apr 26 2018
News

Sea World celebrates as polar cub turns 1

Gold Coast theme park Sea World has thrown a party for polar bear cub Mishka's first birthday.

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AAP News
Apr 26 2018
News

Few seem to be cheering tax cut promise

Voters surprisingly don't seem overly cheered by the prospect of having to pay less tax when Treasurer Scott Morrison hands down his May 8 budget.

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AAP News
Apr 26 2018
News

Vic judge questions plane bomb scare delay

A Victorian judge has questioned why police left more than 200 frightened passengers on a plane during a bomb scare by a meth-fuelled man on board.

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AAP News
Apr 26 2018
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