I have seen first hand the impact from lack of funding and staff when it comes to appropriate treatment at Deniliquin Hospital.
Not surprisingly, there was a strong reader response to our front page story on Friday under the heading ‘I Don’t Need Deni, Says Austin Evans’.
Following is an assessment by the Pastoral Times on the key issues facing our region, and what The Nationals have about them:
Health services — or more importantly the lack thereof — are shaping up as a key issue for Deniliquin in the lead up to next month’s state election.
“Do not conform yourselves to the standards of this world, but let God transform you inwardly by a complete change of your mind. Then you will be able to know the will of God — what is good and what is pleasing to him and is perfect.’’ (Romans 12:2).
“Beloved, let us love one another, because love is for God; everyone who loves is begotten by God and knows God’’ (1 John 4:7).
In recent times we have been critical of The Nationals and their lack of effective representation for our region.
There are presently strong sectors and weaker sectors in our local economy.
One night in a vision, the Lord said to Paul, ‘‘Do not be afraid. Go on speaking, and do not be silent”, Acts 18:9.
There is merit in the suggestion from Tom Weyrich to extend railway passenger services from Echuca to Deniliquin ( Pastoral Times, Friday January 4).
“Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights, who does not change like shifting shadows,” 1 Chronicles 16:11-12.
There are many advantages of living in a rural community, but near the top of the list must be the safety aspect.
Jesus’ birth meant that God himself dramatically broke into humanity.
TR has not only claimed the 2019 Southern 80, but has done so in style.
Police are currently at the scene of a possible hit-run collision that has claimed the life of a man in Murchison. Emergency services were called to Murchison-Violet Town Rd, near the intersection of Gillam Rd, after the man’s body was located by...
SEXUAL Crimes Squad detectives are investigating after a woman was sexually assaulted in Echuca this morning. Police said the woman was on Goulburn Road when the incident happened about 3.15am. An investigation has been launched and detectives are...
A toddler has died after being struck by a Ford Falcon ute outside a Tatura home last night on Sunday, 27 January. Emergency services were called to the Peter Avenue home about 6pm. The 1-year-old Tatura boy was worked on by paramedics and police...