Farm gate lunch takes the cake
LADIES were lunching at the Rochester Wine Tavern on February 7 as part of the ‘Look Over the Farm Gate’ program.
THE Australian Taxation Office (ATO) is warning taxpayers to be alert for scammers impersonating the ATO, as fraudsters change tactics in 2019.
A REMARKABLE hands-on project to provide Australian military veterans with something as simple — and dignified — as a proper job is coming to the region.
WITH the February 23 start date of the Rochester Mural Festival fast approaching, Kristin Scherlies is prepping her paints.
FOR the sixth time in their history, the Elmore/Lockington/Rochester Community Bank branches have announced applications are now open for their Community Sponsorship Program.
MEMBER for Murray Plains Peter Walsh has hit out at Victorian Agriculture Minister Jaclyn Symes for “refusing to support farmers”.
THE Anglican parishes of Elmore, Rochester/Lockington, Colbinabbin, Raywood and Goornong have a new minister in charge in Anthony Stones.
FROM veggie patches to cricket pitches and playgrounds to emergency equipment, Fonterra’s Grass Roots Fund is again looking to support community groups in northern Victoria.
ROCHESTER Men’s Shed has received a boost from Rochester Mitre 10 in the form of an extractor.
THE Rochester CFA was able to buy new equipment thanks to a $1600 donation from the Rochester Hospital Auxiliary.
BOB Knight credits his involvement in a plethora of community groups to being ‘‘in the right place at the right time’’.
A WILD storm on Wednesday afternoon created havoc for the region, with emergency services called out to fallen trees and roofs ripped off houses.
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...