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You’ll be in stitches

LADIES, come satisfy your inner sewer while making some new friends at Catharina’s Vintage Stitches’ Christmas in July high tea workshop.. Held over the weekend of July 22 and 23, the sessions will teach cutting, sewing, quilting and

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Jul 21 2017
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Quarter of roads are poor or very poor

ALMOST a quarter of roads in northern Victoria, which includes Campaspe Shire, are rated poor or very poor.. The findings, which found about 40 per cent of roads in Victoria are rated poor or very poor, have been revealed in a report by

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Kyabram Free ...
Jul 20 2017
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No excuse for not doing your homework

THE KYABRAM Community and Learning Centre (KCLC) will continue its exceptional care for our town, with $3,000 granted towards a brand new homework club.. Awarded by the John Wallis Foundation and the Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal (FRRR)

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Kyabram Free ...
Jul 20 2017
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Entries open for fire awards

Applications for the 2017 Fire Awareness Awards are now open for individuals, community groups and organisations to submit innovative projects that help reduce the incidence and impact of fire in Victoria.. ‘‘Every day across Victoria people are

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Shepparton News
Jul 23 2017
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Dealership long relied upon

O’Connors Shepparton has had a long history as a dealer for Lely Australia products, and the Mueller family from Kyabram has taken advantage of this long-time partnership.. The Shepparton company has been in partnership with Lely Australia for

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Shepparton News
Jul 22 2017
Water

New guide to Waranga waterways

Goulburn-Murray Water has released a new-look Waranga Basin Recreation Guide to provide key information about one of the state’s largest inland waterways.. The guide, printed on waterproof paper, provides visitors with important information on

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Shepparton News
Jul 22 2017
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Celebrating women’s health

A women’s celebration and information night will be held in Cohuna next week.. Guest speakers include Dr Margreet Stegeman, an obstetrician and gynaecologist who will be speaking on behalf of Jean Hailes for Women’s Health.. Dr Megan Belot

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Shepparton News
Jul 22 2017
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Recipe for healthy kids

According to new research released by Medibank, Australian parents believe it is beneficial for children to help prepare meals at home because it leads to improved life skills and bonding opportunities, yet technology, late nights at work, and other

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Shepparton News
Jul 21 2017
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Nominate your local volunteers!

The Andrews Labor Government is urging people to nominate hard-working volunteers from Northern Victoria in this year’s Victorian Premier’s Volunteer Champions Awards.. Labor Upper House Member for Northern Victoria, Jaclyn Symes, said the

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Shepparton News
Jul 21 2017
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Something for every farm

Farm machinery dealer Rural Group has been around the Goulburn Valley for a while but it has only had a Shepparton branch for two years.. With Rural Group having had a presence in Echuca and Cobram for much longer, it was inevitable it would end up

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Shepparton News
Jul 21 2017
Livestock

It’s Ewe Time forums return

A new series of one of the sheep industry’s most popular extension and adoption programs — It’s Ewe Time — is being rolled out in August, designed to increase producer awareness of the principles, practices and tools of sheep enterprise

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Shepparton News
Jul 21 2017
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Pros and cons of ownership discussed

Economic thresholds of owning, co-owning or contracting machinery was the topic of the discussion by a Farm 360 consultant at a recent Birchip Cropping Group event.. Speaking at the Birchip Cropping Group’s Future Farmers Expo, Simon Craig said it

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Shepparton News
Jul 21 2017
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A machine to fit your...

A new range of Krone machinery has options for all silage needs, with mowers, rakes and tedders on offer to fit a range of operations and needs.. Echuca CIH sales representative Leo Dullard said the new range of Swadro Rakes, the TC640 and the

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Shepparton News
Jul 21 2017
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Average outlook for...

Australian wheat yields are forecast to fall by more than a third from last year’s record harvest, back toward average levels, according to the latest Wheat Production Outlook from NAB Agribusiness.. Australia’s total wheat crop is estimated to

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Shepparton News
Jul 21 2017
Water

Risk of spill...

There is no change to the risk of spill in the Murray, Goulburn or Campaspe systems.. Northern Victoria resource manager Mark Bailey said the risk of spill in each of the Murray, Goulburn and Campaspe systems during 2017-18 remained above the 10 per

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Geoff Adams
Jul 21 2017
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New pics released of Diana and her boys

Sweet childhood photographs of Prince William and Harry have been published for the first time to mark the 20th anniversary of Princess Diana's death.

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Jul 23 2017
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PM just wants to keep people safe: Dutton

Senior Liberal Peter Dutton says the plan for a super home security portfolio is all about the prime minister trying to keep Australian safe.

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Jul 23 2017
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Justine's US death may have been filmed

A cyclist's footage appears to be the only video from Justine Damond's police shooting.

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Jul 23 2017
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Robust, heated Liberal debate expected

Liberal faithful are set to endorse new rules to select candidates and involve members in more aspects of the party at a convention in Sydney.

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Jul 23 2017
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Main parties in front in East Timor vote

Early signs in East Timor's parliamentary election have the two main parties taking the majority of votes but with some opposition emerging, experts say.

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Jul 23 2017
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Former Liberal staffer WA's next senator

Former political staffer Slade Brockman will fill the casual senate vacancy left by the retiring Chris Back.

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Jul 22 2017
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Philippines extends Mindanao martial law

The Philippine's Congress has voted to extend martial law on Mindanao in order to stamp out the growing influence of Islamic State.

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Jul 22 2017
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Kalgoorlie calm but tense after trial

There has been no outbreak of violence in Kalgoorlie after this week's sentencing of a man who ran over and killed an Aboriginal teenager.

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Jul 22 2017
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Sean Spicer's eventful six months

Melissa McCarthy's turn as Sean Spicer on Saturday Night Live was one of the more memorable moments during the White House spokesman's short time at the helm.

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Jul 22 2017
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Chinese ship in 'vicinity' of war games

A Chinese spy ship has been detected in the vicinity of joint Australian and US war games, the defence department has confirmed.

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Jul 22 2017
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Polls close in 'peaceful' East Timor vote

While East Timorese voters have praised the country's new-found peace and stability, some are impatient at the speed of progress.

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Jul 22 2017
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