NERVES are mounting as exams creep closer, but local year 12 students are keeping their eyes fixed on what awaits after school.. Kyabram P-12 College students have a series of different pathways planned for 2018.. Joseph Stevens dreams of a future
TONGALA Cricket Club and Tongala Post Office were targeted in burglaries on Sunday night.. Offenders gained entry to the cricket club at around 11.30pm on Sunday, inflicting an estimated $3500 worth of damage.. The burglars attacked both doors
DESPITE recent rain, the CFA is warning residents to prepare for the fire danger period.. District 20 operations officer John Cutting said it’s time for residents to clean up their properties.. ‘‘It is time to throw away all the
A MAN who drank three beers after crashing his car has been fined $1000.. The case of Robert Emmett, 31, was heard in an ex parte hearing in the Echuca Magistrates’ Court last Tuesday where he was charged with drink driving and driving an
A DELEGATION from Campaspe Shire has recently returned from a visit to China as part of a Sister City visit.. The visit coincided with the 60th anniversary celebrations for Shangri-La City and the 10-year anniversary of the Sister City Friendship
KYABRAM Football Club’s 2018 season coaching positions could be finalised by the end of this week.. Paul Newman will again coach the senior side for a third year in 2018 when the Bombers will try for a hat-trick of GVL premierships.. Newman
THE Nathalia Recreation Reserve will be swarming with revheads at the Nathalia Fire Brigade’s third annual Motorcycle Show.. And whether you own a dirtbike, a Harley, a Ducati or a postie, you’re encouraged to bring it along.. In
The 127th Annual Euroa Show will be held later this month.. The show will have a ‘Food Comes From Farms’ theme and will feature new initiatives including the Young Farmers’ Challenge, the Wild Action Show, a hay bale maze and
Tongala abattoir operator HW Greenham & Sons has announced its acquisition of the currently closed Moe meatworks, with production to start again in mid-November.. Currently operating abattoirs in Tongala and Smithton (Tasmania), Greenham has
The Melbourne University's Dookie campus threw open the doors today for prospective students on a fine example of a northern Victorian day.. The University offered tours and exhibitions demonstrating its breadth of rural and agricultural
More than one million native Australian birds are killed across the country by cats every day, new research shows.. The study, published in the journal Biological Conversation, estimates feral cats kill 316million birds a year, while pet cats kill
Charles and Carolyn Smith, of St Germains, held a First Stage Complete Dispersal Sale of their Andes Holsteins and Eurarie Jersey herds yesterday (October 17).. All but one of the 145 cows sold, totaling more than $400 000 for the Smith family
More than 3800 people were at the Heathcote Showgrounds for the recent celebration of the new jewel in Victoria's wine crown - the annual Heathcote Wine and Food Festival.. In glorious weather, more than 40 wineries shared their passion with new
Murray Goulburn Co-operative is expected to shed up to 60 jobs in its transport division due to the decline in milk supply.. The company has been under pressure because of farmers leaving the company and the resulting milk supply cut.. The company
How did he get his name?. Carolyn: When our son (James) was two years old, he called him Bow Wow. I thought, ‘I don’t want to be calling him Bow Wow when he’s 15’ so we changed it to Bowsie.. What is Bowsie’s
The Riverine Plains’ most recent paddock walks, which included walks at Yarrawonga and Dookie, busted some myths around stubble retention and its impacts on how often frosts occur.. Riverine Plains research and extension officer Cassie Schefe
Greater Shepparton City Council has welcomed a new addition to the Moooving Art herd.. Local indigenous artist Ross Morgan, from Deadly Creations, recently completed painting the new cow called ‘Family’.. The design links Mr Morgan, his
Recreational anglers, nature lovers, farmers and waterway users are invited to community meetings to hear about plans to reduce carp numbers.. National Carp Control Plan Victorian director Craig Ingram said carp were an unwanted pest in lakes and
The Turnbull government's new energy plan may yet win over Labor which has likened it to an emissions intensity scheme.
Google's AI progream AlphaGo Zero has stormed ahead of human play levels of the ancient Chinese game of Go to wipe out the program's famous earlier version.
Hailing the start of a "new era", President Xi Jinping has outlined a vision in which China would become a "great modern socialist country" by mid-century.
Penfolds has created a blend of three of its famous Grange shiraz vintages, and each bottle will cost $3,000.
An estimated 537,000 refugees have fled to Bangladesh from Myanmar's Rakhine state, escaping what the UN dubs a "textbook case of ethnic cleansing".
Anti-poker machine campaigner Nick Xenophon has joined the call for a senate inquiry to examine allegations Crown Casino tampered with its poker machines.
A new poll shows Nick Xenophon is South Australia's preferred premier, ahead of Labor Premier Jay Weatherill and Liberal Opposition Leader Steve Marshall.
Victoria's controversial assisted dying bill will move to the next phase of debate after an attempt to have it suspended indefinitely failed.
Crossbench senator Nick Xenophon may have made his last speech to the Senate, ahead of a High Court ruling and tilt at South Australian politics.
The High Court of Australia has found aspects of Tasmania's anti-protest laws are 'unconstitutional' following legal action by former Greens leader Bob Brown.