THE state government will help northern Victoria commemorate the sacrifice of local veterans and educate the wider community about their service.. Member for Northern Victoria Mark Gepp announced the opening of three veterans grant programs that
A CHANCE meeting ordering pizza resulted in Shepparton Golf’s John Stokes and Kyabram’s Mia Nowasad becoming the best mixed team in the Goulburn Valley.. The pair defeated Kyabram duo Rob Anset and Helen Chapman to be named the Goulburn
THOSE who encounter sick or injured native animals these school holidays are being urged to contact an authorised wildlife shelter.. Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP) Forest and Wildlife officer Phuong Tran said sometimes
RAIN tried to hit Goulburn Murray Cricket for six for the second consecutive Saturday but decisions were reached in three games with drawn results in the other two.. In the only two games that weren’t affected by rain, Fire Brigade flexed its
MEMBER for Murray Plains Peter Walsh is encouraging sporting clubs across the Murray Plains electorate to apply for a grant under the latest round of the 2017-18 Sporting Club Grants Program.. Mr Walsh said grants of up to $5000 are available to
IT’S your final chance to take a step back in time.. Isobel Harvie will be transitioning from the Fabulous Fifties to a Masquerade Ball as her Town Hall exhibition prepares for a change-up at the end of the month.. The Fabulous Fifties was
A total of 14 people died in on-farm incidents last year, the worst figures in more than a decade, leaving WorkSafe Victoria pleading with people to improve safety at work.. The statistics come after a tragic start to the year following the death of
There is not a lot of time for relaxation during the summer holidays for 15-year-old Lauren McIlveen from Strathmerton.. Lauren has been busy preparing her team for International Dairy Week and, with three Holstein heifers entered in the youth show
The future of the Federal Government’s decentralisation agenda is up in the air, with questions raised about whether the program is running on schedule.. Former Regional Development Minister Fiona Nash announced in April that federal
The 2018 duck hunting season begins on Saturday, March 17, with the Victorian Government making changes to a number of things including the starting times for the opening weekend.. Instead of starting at the standard time of half an hour before
Dairy Australia is reminding farmers to remain vigilant and on the lookout for mycoplasma in their cows and calves.. An emerging cause of disease in cows and calves in Australian dairy herds for more than a decade, Dairy Australia said mycoplasm
Birchip Cropping Group members are invited to the group’s annual Trials Review Day with results from a number of trials to be discussed.. The Friday, February 16 event will feature a number of presentations including crop variety updates on
Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority will commence a draw-down of Lake Benalla on January 29 to combat noxious weeds.. Undertaken in conjunction with Benalla Rural City Council and Goulburn-Murray Water, the draw-down will help to control
Brekky Burrito with Spicy Chilli Bacon. Serves: 1-2. Ingredients:. 2 rashers of Primo Premium Selections Spicy Chilli Bacon, chopped into 2cm pieces. 1 avocado, diced. 1 tomato, seeded, flesh diced. 1 small red onion, finely diced. 2 free-range
Northern Victoria resource manager Mark Bailey has declared a low risk of spill in the Campaspe system.. Dr Bailey said the risk of spill in the Campaspe system during 2017-18 was now below the 10 per cent threshold needed for a declaration to be
Quambatook Heritage Working Machinery Association members have been busy repairing their machines in preparation for this year’s harvest days at the Quambatook Tractor Pull Complex.. Association secretary Graeme Lehmann said he had his hands
Sheep Producers Australia has appointed two independent directors to its skills-based board.. Chris Mirams will become executive chair and Anne Astin will be an independent, non-executive director, who will chair the Audit and Risk Committee
Some government employees in the US are being told to work without pay after Congress and President Donald Trump failed to get a funding bill up.
Ed Sheeran has revealed his engagement with Cherry Seaborn, who he first met at school.
A year in and Donald Trump's image as the deal maker has been left shattered as the US government faces its first shutdown in five years.
North and South Korea will march together at the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics in South Korean, the IOC has confirmed.
Federal Greens leader Richard di Natale has urged voters in South Australia not to elect the Liberals at the March state election.
Four men aged between 45 to 52 will remain behind bars after being charged with importing and possessing 30kg of cocaine.
Beating England to regain the top spot on the medal tally is priority number one for Australia at the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.
The US federal government has officially run out of funding after the Senate failed to pass a short-term spending bill to avert a shutdown.
People have been rescued by boats from beaches in the Royal National Park, south of Sydney, after roads out of the bushland were cut off by fire.
Experts say the US couple accused of beating, shackling and abusing their children may have used starvation as a weapon to control them.