FORMER Shepparton Gators captain Matt Bartlett is coming back to basketball after a year away playing football.. Bartlett, who won a Big V MVP in 2014, recently put pen to paper to transition back from a 15-game stint in the Kyabram District
A KYABRAM man with a shocking traffic history who was caught driving while suspended has been told he will likely be jailed next time.. Steven Scammell, 25, pleaded guilty in Echuca Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday, November 28.. Police
FOUR of Goulburn Murray Cricket’s best junior girls have made the Northern Rivers under-14 female squad to contest January’s state championship.. Tongala pair Sienna Johnstone and Maya Kellett are joined in the squad by Echuc
THE Kyabram District Health Service is now home to a new set of surgical and examination instruments, thanks to a generous donation from the Kyabram Lions Club.. The instruments — purchased with $2000 donated from the club — will be used
ONE of the club’s favourite sons, Jordan Souter, will coach the Tongala Football Club in the 2018 Murray League season.. Souter, 26, has greeted his appointment as something he has ‘‘always had ambitions to do’’ and
A STANHOPE teenager who threatened his parents with a gun after they asked him to move out of home has escaped conviction.. The 19-year-old walked out of Echuca Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday with a 12-month good behaviour bond after pleading
The next two weeks are expected to be dominated by a long sequence of hot days and very little rainfall of any consequence.. There will be a brief interruption the middle of this week when a fairly active active frontal passage which will bring some
The National Irrigators’ Council has urged ministers to take a balanced and constructive approach to the basin water ministers meeting in Albury on December 19.. ‘‘Recent media coverage on the basin has tended to focus on an overly
As harvest continues across the state, Grains Research and Development Corporation’s Fiona Marshall is calling on grain farmers to look out for each other and themselves this season.. Recently appointed to the GRDC’s Southern Regional
John Pettigrew (Country News, November 21) sincerely believes in the climate change theory that has taken 50 per cent of normal availability of water from farmers and advocates for more down the river.. His biggest obstacle is Barnaby Joyce who
Goulburn-Murray Water is warning the public to avoid direct contact with water in Lake Eppalock and Cairn Curran Reservoir after monitoring detected high levels of blue-green algae.. Warning signs will be positioned at major recreational areas
Filmed by Joy the Sheep, these beautified sheep are looking very glamorous!
The Resource Manager for northern Victoria today updated the 2017/18 seasonal determinations.. The low-reliability water shares (LRWS) seasonal determination in the Broken system increases from 63 per cent to 100 per cent. The Broken system also has
Young people from regional Victoria looking to undertake vocational education or training have the opportunity to apply for a new scholarship.. The Rural Chances scholarship is an initiative of the Macpherson Smith Rural Foundation and is available
Murray River Group of Council have called for a ‘‘fair dinkum’’ examination of the Murray-Darling Basin Plan at the upcoming Ministerial Council meeting.. Chair of the six council group, and Campaspe Shire mayor, Adrian
Recent heavy rainfall through parts of the southern cropping region is likely to result in growers having to deal with grain going into storage with high moisture content.. High moisture in stored grain can lead to mould and insect growth, so
Farmers in the Riverine Plains region now have free access to two additional weather stations and moisture probes, installed at Bungeet and Miepoll.. The installation is part of a project facilitated by Riverine Plains.. Research and extension
Gold Coast mother Heidi Strbak has been jailed for nine years for the manslaughter of her young son Tyrell Cobb in May 2009.
George Brandis appears to have set his sights on London, leaving WA Liberal Christian Porter to replace him as federal Attorney-General, according to reports.
Treasurer Scott Morrison has handed down an improved budget picture in his latest update while flagging personal income tax cuts in the May budget.
Police have responded to 'significant incident' at a US air base in Eastern England, amid reports of shots fired as a car tried to ram the gates.
ANC delegates have been casting their lballots for either Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa or Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma - the ex-wife of President Jacob Zuma.
Canadian police have released the autopsy results after the deaths of billionaire couple Barry and Honey Sherman, stating they died from strangulation.
After almost two decades together same sex couple Cas Willow and Heather Richard have tied the knot at a Melbourne hospital.
More than 1000 flights had to be cancelled at the world's busiest airport in Atlanta after a power outage wreaked havoc on thousands of travellers.
About 50 elite NSW Police officers will now carry semi-automatic rifles after completing an intensive training course.
Australian theatre companies are taking action against sexual harassment and bullying within their organisations in response to a union survey.