IT ONLY took Jesse Stevens 30 minutes to decide what to paint and now he’s heading to Singapore because of it.. Over one recess, Jesse and P-12 teacher Rowena Morris came up with an idea for a painting to be submitted to the Premier’s
KYABRAM Croquet Club recently held its Club Championships for ‘‘Golf’’ croquet for Sections Two and Three — there were no players eligible for Section One. The format was the best of three games of level play (no
THE community at St Augustine’s College came together for a shared pancake breakfast on February 13.. This annual event celebrated Shrove Tuesday, the last day before the Lenten season begins.. “Lent is a time to reflect on our Catholic
MEMBER for Murray Plains Peter Walsh is promising, if elected, to implement a $50 million Police in Schools program.. He said the program would complement the Liberal Nationals’ sentencing, bail and parole changes with a comprehensive plan to
KYABRAM posted its highest score for the season in the final round of Cricket Shepparton’s Haisman Shield competition but it took some frontline batsmen and tailenders to achieve it.. After cruising to 2/163, Kyabram lost its last eight
KYABRAM District Health Service will join forces with Numurkah District Health to deliver better access to healthcare and shorter waiting times.. The state government is investing in 11 projects that will give patients across Victoria better access
An independent panel has found that Goulburn-Murray Water is an organisation badly in need of change, and major reform is needed to ensure that it will be sustainable into the future.. The panel’s report, released last week by Victorian Water
First Solar Australia is branching into Victoria for the first time, with a proposed solar farm set for north of Numurkah.. The Moira Solar Farm, as it will be known, will be located at the intersection of Numurkah and Naring Rds and will include
The $170million Finley Solar Farm proposal has been approved by the NSW Government, in what is a first for the state’s Department of Planning in 2018.. The project, which will be located on Canalla Rd adjacent to the Finley substation, will
The changes proposed for G-MW are about being more transparent on costs, implementing efficiencies and making sure the organisation delivers the services the community wants at an affordable price, Federal Water Minister Lisa Neville says.. The
The Murray-Darling Basin Plan is under threat after Federal Government changes seeking to distribute water differently were shot down in the Senate.. The Coalition was unable to strike a deal with Labor, which supported a Greens disallowance motion
A Liberal Nationals government would review the charges of Victoria’s rural water authorities to ensure water storage and delivery costs are fair and equitable.. Shadow Water Minister Steph Ryan announced the review, which will examine water
The Victorian government will decide on planning applications for four solar farms in the Greater Shepparton region... The City of Greater Shepparton handed over the responsibility and last week the Victorian government agreed to call in the
Australia’s long-standing policy to prevent mergers of the big four banks is ‘‘redundant’’ and the sector needs a new champion to promote competition, the Productivity Commission says.. The commission has released
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
British police are responding to a "major incident" after reports of a large blast in the central English city of Leicester.
NSW MP Michael McCormack is expected to secure the leadership of the Nationals when his party meets on Monday to replace Barnaby Joyce.
Nationals MP Andrew Broad has pointed the finger of the Liberal Party over the leaked details of a woman accusing Barnaby Joyce of sexual harassment.
A man who was shot dead by police after allegedly coming at them with a knife in Brisbane wasn't a bikie and was trying to sort out his life, his lawyer says.
People wishing to stand as candidates in the South Australian state election must have their nominations in by midday on Monday.
Malcolm Turnbull returns to Canberra where a new deputy will be waiting for him following Barnaby Joyce's decision to quit while the PM was in the US.
A West Australian joint parliamentary inquiry into end of life choices will restart this week and with it the states debate on voluntary euthanasia.
A report into the Victorian parliamentary dining room spat between two government MPs over factional matters could be finalised this week.
In defiance of a UN 30-day truce in Syria, Iran says pro-Damascus forces will continue to fight in eastern Ghouta where insurgents are hanging on.
Xi Jinping could rule China beyond 2023 if the Communist Party proceeds with a plan to scrap term limits for presidents.