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Yarrawonga Toyota Officially Opens

“A long time in the making,” were the first words Yarrawonga Toyota Principal Dealership owner Robin Brewer used when the dealership was officially opened last Thursday.. Mr Brewer thanked all those in attendance which included various

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Jun 14 2018
Sport

Rennie Netball

A Grade . Rennie 41 def Berrigan 39 . With injuries plaguing the side and unavailable players, a new line up took the court once again. A great settled first quarter saw the Hoppers right in the match. . The return of Chelsea Beavis from a knee

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Jun 14 2018
Sport

Yarrawonga Netball

A Grade. Yarrawonga 37 def Wod Raiders 35. How lucky was Yarrawonga to have Steph Tyrell (Elliot) back in Pigeon colours.. To have the 3 girls playing together for the A grade side is always a great spectacle. Yarra had control of the game early in

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Jun 14 2018
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Water

Report calls for reform to G-MW

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

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Geoff Adams
Feb 21 2018
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Solar company seeking site at Numurkah

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 21 2018
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Finley solar farm gets go-ahead

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 21 2018
Water

Changes promised for G-MW

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 21 2018
Water

Murray Darling basin plan threatened

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 21 2018
Water

Water charge review promised by Nationals

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 21 2018
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Victorian Government to decide on Shepp solar

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 19 2018
News

More bank competition urged

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 19 2018
News

New plan for land sales

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 18 2018
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Eating raw chicken...

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 18 2018
Livestock

RamSelect offers...

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 17 2018
Water

Have say on flood...

Residents from various towns across north-east Victoria have a chance to contribute to the formation of local flood studies for the Goulburn and Broken areas this month.. Work is starting on a flood study for the Broken River floodplain (Lake

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Shepparton News
Feb 17 2018
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No risk assessment before 2012 NSW siege

A NSW coroner has found the police response to a 2012 siege in which a police officer was fatally stabbed was flawed with no proper risk assessment.

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AAP News
Jun 19 2018
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128 missing after ferry sinks in Indonesia

Dozens of passengers are missing after a ferry sank in the popular tourist spot of Lake Toba in Indonesia, with only 18 people rescued and one killed so far.

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AAP News
Jun 19 2018
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Mofo artist speaks of three days buried

An Australian performance artist has spoken of trucks rumbling overhead during 72 hours spent buried under a Hobart road as part of Dark Mofo.

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AAP News
Jun 19 2018
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Employers bite back at casualisation claim

The Australian Industry Group has taken aim at the Australian Council of Trade Unions' claim workers are increasingly in insecure work.

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Jun 19 2018
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Guthrie slams calls to privatise ABC

ABC boss Michelle Guthrie has slammed calls from within the Liberal Party of Australia to sell the public broadcaster.

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Jun 19 2018
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NSW to set up 'world-first' future fund

The NSW government will set up a special fund for future generations, with at least half of the interest earned to go towards community projects.

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AAP News
Jun 19 2018
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Question time in federal parliament

What we learned, heard and were amused by in question time on Tuesday.

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AAP News
Jun 19 2018
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The Archbishop Philip Wilson case

Key details in the case of Adelaide Archbishop Wilson who has been found guilty of concealing child sex crimes.

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AAP News
Jun 19 2018
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Raids at Salim Mehajer-linked properties

Properties connected to Salim Mehajer have been targeted in raids across Sydney, instigated by his bankruptcy's trustee.

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AAP News
Jun 19 2018
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Labor rallies to protect penalty rates

Labor and the coalition have exchanged barbs as the federal opposition launched a fresh bid to avert more cuts to penalty rates that are due next month.

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AAP News
Jun 19 2018
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Switching senators ignore party loyalties

A little less than 10 per cent of Australia's senators are sitting in parliament with different political allegiances than they held at the 2016 election.

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AAP News
Jun 19 2018
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