LANCASTER could lose its Auskick program if no-one steps forward for a co-ordinator role this year.. After nine years coaching up-and-coming locals, Dean Wileman is looking for someone to take over leading the program.. Wileman said other
KYABRAM Croquet Club has had a busy couple of weeks.. Along with the normal club day on Mondays, the club held an evening tournament for both association and golf croquet players.. These took place on Tuesday, January 30, twilight croquet on
POSTED to the sleepy town of Kyabram, the last thing Senior Constable Shane Roberts expected was to have a gun pointed at his head.. But if there was one thing he’d learned in his six years on the job before the day he stared death in the
A 14-YEAR-OLD Kyabram boy was forced to steal to feed himself and his two siblings after their mother left them “largely unsupervised”.. Police Sergeant Grant Jones said the boy and another 14-year-old from Bendigo were responsible for
SITTING in the back seat of a police car for a day, I caught a glimpse into just how integral local police are to our town’s safety.. And while they may have limited resources, there’s no limit to the work they’ll do to protect
HOMELESSNESS is threatening children’s education, a new report has found.. The Council to Homeless Persons (CHP) has revealed almost 11,000 primary and secondary students sought assistance from Victorian homelessness services in 2016-17
Ky celebrates back to school in 1967. THIS lively group were photographed at the ‘back to school’ celebrations at Haslem St State School in March 1967.. The event was part of the many activities organised during the 10-day Kyabram
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
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
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
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
The heavily pregnant woman killed after a suspected snake bite in Western Australia’s mid-west region has been identified as Sinita Martin.. Ms Martin, 27, was bitten outside her home in Meekatharra last Monday night and taken to hospital
Mango lovers rejoice — an Australian mango grower-led social media campaign has resulted in the release of the very first mango emoji.. Funded through Hort Innovation during 2016-17 with the tag #mangoemojiplease, emoji authority Unicode
Goulburn Ovens Institute of TAFE is set to welcome a delegation of dairy representatives from India next week.. GOTAFE secured the contract to deliver the study tour with the National Dairy Development Board (NDDB).. The delegation has been drawn
Rochester’s ANZ branch will become the fourth northern Victorian bank to close in nine months, after it was announced it will close on April 24.. An ANZ spokesperson said customers had changed the way they banked in recent years, with more
Come this Friday, we start an entire year that is about ME. If last year was the year of the Donald, this one is the Year of the Dog.. And I have 1.8 billion Chinese people almost entirely focussed on me and my extraordinary qualities, to which they
A committee established following a Senate inquiry into the cattle industry has failed to deliver a viable solution for the restructure of the Cattle Council of Australia, according to the VFF.. The VFF met with a number of state farming
Mini Savoury Danishes Three Ways. Makes 48.. Ingredients:. 3 sheets butter puff pastry. 1 egg, lightly beaten. 1 tbsp milk. Option 1: Feta and black olive. 100g feta, crumbled. 2 tbsp finely chopped basil. 2 tbsp finely chopped black olives. Option
Police are urgently appealing for help to locate a missing Gold Coast mother and her 18-month-old daughter.
The Queensland government is being urged to introduce real-time fuel price reporting with petrol prices predicted to soar in the state's south-east.
Treasurer Scott Morrison insists the government's business tax plan will not put the projected budget surplus in 2020/21 in jeopardy.
The countdown to October's Invictus Games in Sydney has begun, with a call for Aussies to "make their mark" by supporting wounded veterans.
The South Australian Labor government has promised to make wage theft a criminal offence if it is re-elected on March 17.
The Liberal Party has outlined a 100-day plan they will implement if they win the March 17 South Australian election.
Tasmania's Opposition Leader Rebecca White will be joined by Bill Shorten for the launch for Labor's campaign launch for the March 3 state election.
Senior Turnbull minister Scott Morrison says frontbenchers are in a position of power over their staff and should not be having affairs with them.
Senior Labor frontbencher Richard Marles says it's unprecedented for the prime minister and deputy prime minister to attack each other so overtly.
The federal government will spend $31 million on making a stronger flu vaccine free for older Australians try to stop another deadly flu outbreak.