UPDATE 1.02pm: The 44-year-old truck driver from Griffith has been freed.. . UPDATE 11.57pm: The man in his 90s is believed to be a 96-year-old from Stanhope and is about to be airlifted from the scene.. Earlier: A man believed to be in his 40s is
KYABRAM Football Club has been well below the player points cap in its five games so far this season.. While the cap has been set at 42 points this season for all clubs with the exception of Shepparton Swans (48) and Euroa (46), Kyabram’s points
RESIDENTS from across the district came together to bag some bargains in Tatura on Saturday for Tatura Community House’s Monster Garage Sales.. Visitors lined up to grab their maps of the town’s sales before 8am when a barbecue breakfast was
SERIOUS offenders will find it harder to get bail in Victoria under reforms drafted after Melbourne’s Bourke St tragedy.. State Attorney-General Martin Pakula said the reforms included a presumption against bail for serious violent offences and
UPDATE 2.20pm: The man, a 22-year-old private contractor from Echuca, has been airlifted to the Alfred Hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries. . A MAN is in a serious but stable condition after a tree branch fell on him near the
KY RED players and supporters were disappointed after going down to Mooroopna by five goals in under 16 football in a game where they had more of the play and more scoring shots.. The Ky Red boys didn’t seem fired up before Sunday’s game and it
GAMBLING Victorians will be told to be on the lookout for early signs of risky gambling behaviour in a new advertising campaign launched by the Victorian Government.. The harm from gambling starts earlier than you think campaign is the latest
The ‘‘no-frills’’ federal budget has delivered on some priorities for the dairy industry, but not without raising concerns about changes to visa fees, according to Australian Dairy Farmers.. Interim chief executive officer John McQueen said
The parliamentary committee charged with looking into decentralisation will spend most of its time in Canberra.. The Senate References Committee is conducting hearings into decentralisation of Commonwealth offices but will only visit one rural
The UDV have called on the state and federal governments to fund a Victoria-wide Q fever pre-screening and vaccination program in regional areas to ensure dairy farmers and their employees are immunised against the illness.. At the UDV’s annual
The land area devoted to dairying in the Goulburn Murray region has dropped by one third in less than 10 years, according to new studies released in Shepparton last night.. The reports also found the remaining dairy farms were heavily reliant on
A Melbourne fruit and vegetable operator is facing court for allegedly providing false records to the Fair Work Ombudsman and for underpaying more than $130000 to two workers.. Stephen Fanous is the director of A & S Wholesale Fruit and
Perfumes in household products are causing a stink for a third of Australians who get migraines and asthma attacks from them, new research shows.. The University of Melbourne study, published in the journal Preventive Medicine Reports, found that
Victoria’s next generation of dairy farmers have been celebrated with the Andrews Government continuing its support for the industry at the UDV Young Farmers Breakfast held recently.. Agriculture Minister Jaala Pulford officially opened the UDV
A community submission says an investment into upgrading the Deniliquin Saleyards to a regional selling centre is paramount to guarantee the future of this essential service to Deniliquin and the surrounding area.. A request seeking funds for the
Community Landcare and Agriculture Leadership program participants explored what dairy farming might look like in the future on a recent trip to the Goulburn Valley.. Now in its fourth year, the program is designed to assist participants develop
Last week, a cut off low pressure which moved inland from the Bight region into NSW and QLD brought some heavy rainfalls at scattered places in both NSW and QLD. On Friday morning 19th May, Hay with 42 mms and nearby towns, Boorooban and Burrabogie
Animal cruelty offenders have been fined a total of $85000 in the past month.. The cases — one in Kyabram and the other at Tragowel — both saw farmers fined for their failure to look after the welfare of the animals in their care.. Victoria’s
As the 50-year anniversary of the groundbreaking 1967 referendum approaches, here's a look at what the campaign achieved for Aboriginal Australians.
Australian political leaders have condemned a gunmen's attack on a group of Coptic Christians that killed 28 people and wounded 25 others in Egypt.
Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk says she is prepared for tough negotiations with Indian mining giant Adani over a new royalties scheme.
The jury in the trial of Rolf Harris has been sent home for the weekend after starting deliberations on charges he indecently assaulted three teenage girls.
Hillary Clinton has used a graduation event at her former college to describe US President Donald Trump's proposed budget cuts as 'unimaginable cruelty'.
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has called an emergency meeting following an attack on a group of Coptic Christians that left at least 28 people dead.
Boris Johnson has described as 'monstrous' a speech by Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn which linked terror attacks to UK military intervention in the Middle East.
Japanese leader Shinzo Abe and US President Donald Trump have agreed to extend sanctions against North Korea as the rogue state continues its nuclear ambitions.
American singer Ariana Grande, whose concert in Manchester was the target of Monday's deadly attack, will return to the city for a benefit concert.
Former Speaker and fellow Republican John Boehner has described US President Donald Trump's four months in office as a 'complete disaster' so far.