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Schools made safer

Students across the district will soon be safe from asbestos, with the toxic substance set to be removed from a number of local schools.. Avenel, Nagambie, Broadford, Pyalong and Tallarook primary schools have been allocated a combined $43000 in

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The Telegraph
Oct 13 2017
Sport

A-grade without Seymour

There is no Seymour-based A-grade team in the Seymour District Cricket Association for the 2017-18 season, after Eastern Hill Cricket Club pulled the pin on its involvement in the top-tier competition.. Seymour Cricket Club withdrew from the A-grade

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The Telegraph
Oct 13 2017
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Ryan takes on water

Member for Euroa Steph Ryan has a new feather in her cap, and will now oversee all things water in Victoria.. The Nationals’ deputy leader has taken on the position of Shadow Water Minister, taking over from The Nationals’ leader Peter

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The Telegraph
Oct 13 2017
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Red-bellied black snakes fighting

Frank Trezise from Cohuna captured these two snakes in a writhing embrace, but it’s not what you think.. He was checking his cattle last Sunday when he saw the red bellied black snakes wriggling together.. They were totally engrossed and

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Geoff Adams
Oct 17 2017
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Artist is eager to paint silos

He has painted artworks of Australian flora and fauna, cultural icons such as Vegemite and Victorian Bitter beer, and now Echuca artist Paul Gamble said he would love to tackle a silo.. Inspired by the Silo Art Trail in Victoria’s west, and

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Alana Christe...
Oct 17 2017
Cropping

Quality bales by design

The well-established but newly improved McHale V660 and V640 balers just got even better.. McHale’s innovative design improvements have enabled this popular baler to produce even higher quality bales at speed.. ‘‘The benefit to the

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Shepparton News
Oct 17 2017
Horticulture

‘Selfish’ state must play fair

From The Australian. ‘‘Commonwealth Environmental Water Holder David Papps urged South Australia not to defer sending water to the Coorong and Lower Lakes between December 2015 and March 2016, warning it would affect critical water flows

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Shepparton News
Oct 17 2017
Water

MIL director loses board support

A furore has erupted over a letter sent to Murray Irrigation Ltd shareholders from the company’s board that is trying to influence the current election of board directors.. The letter, signed by three members of the seven-member board, says

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Shepparton News
Oct 17 2017
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More people joining the silo art discussion

The idea of introducing silo art into the region has been given the thumbs up by a number of locals, who believe it could give their towns an extra boost and beautify their silos.. From people in Katamatite who have been discussing the idea, to

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Shepparton News
Oct 17 2017
News

Phone saves tractor victim

An Undera man in his 30s was saved from more serious injuries by his mobile phone after being involved in a tractor accident earlier this month.. The incident occurred about 12.20pm on October 6, when the 35-year-old man used his mobile phone to

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Shepparton News
Oct 17 2017
Livestock

Northern Victoria ram sales excel

This year’s ram sales have been a success, with large increases in prices for Merinos and terminal sires the standouts, Elders stud stock manager Ross Milne said.. Mr Milne said from the same time last year, Merinos had seen increases in the

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Shepparton News
Oct 17 2017
Dairy

Dairy outlook brighter for Victoria

Northern Victoria is looking forward to a recovery in the dairy industry this year, according to the latest Dairy Australia report.. Based on opening prices and processor forecasts, Dairy Australia is estimating that returns could be up by about 10

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Geoff Adams
Oct 17 2017
Water

South Australia digs...

South Australia is holding out on endorsing the latest Murray-Darling Basin Plan’s water saving projects until it can get a guarantee that the 450Gl of ‘up-water’ will be handed over.. The 450Gl of water agreed to after the 2012

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Shepparton News
Oct 17 2017
News

Delighted to be a...

As a young girl, Judy Morrison (nee Blake) remembers her mother was into plenty of ‘‘bits and pieces’’.. From training debutantes and teaching them to dance, to encouraging her 20-year-old daughter to enter the Miss Euro

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Alana Christe...
Oct 17 2017
Cropping

More water for...

More water will be available for Goulburn and Loddon system irrigators, following a review of Goulburn-Murray Water allocations.. The northern resource manager has increased the Goulburn system and the Loddon system from 81 per cent to 91 per cent

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Shepparton News
Oct 16 2017
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US says 90 per cent of Raqqa taken from IS

US-backed Syrian forces say they've taken Raqqa back from Islamic State, while the US says 90 per cent is confirmed to be back under Syrian control.

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AAP News
Oct 18 2017
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Wilkinson asked for $2.3m: Nine boss

Nine Network boss Hugh Marks says Lisa Wilkinson walked after the broadcaster refused to pay her more than her male colleague Karl Stefanovic.

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AAP News
Oct 18 2017
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Australian special forces in the spotlight

A new exhibition at the Australian War Memorial aims to give the public a unique insight into the top secret and dangerous missions of special forces.

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AAP News
Oct 18 2017
News

Palmer fails to have his case postponed

Clive Palmer's legal stoush continues with liquidators who are seeking to freeze more than $200 million worth of the former politician's personal assets.

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AAP News
Oct 18 2017
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Grandma to face court over baby slashing

A Brisbane grandmother is due to face court charged with the attempted murder of her four-month-old grandson.

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AAP News
Oct 18 2017
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Vic assisted death bill debate to continue

Victorian MPs are expected to continue debating a divisive bill that could legalise assisted dying for the terminally ill.

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AAP News
Oct 18 2017
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Labor, states query Turnbull energy plan

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull faces a difficult task in convincing Labor and the states to endorse his national energy guarantee policy.

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AAP News
Oct 18 2017
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Spanish court rules Catalan vote void

The law which allowed Catalonia to hold an independence referendum has been declared void by Spain's Constitutional Court.

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AAP News
Oct 17 2017
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Malaysia to resume MH370 search: report

Relatives who lost loved ones are happy about reports the Malaysian government could resume the search for missing flight MH370.

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AAP News
Oct 17 2017
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Malaysia: no decision on new MH370 search

Malaysia say no decision has been made yet on proposals from three companies to continue the search for missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370.

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AAP News
Oct 17 2017
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Islamic State cleared from Raqqa

A war monitoring group in Syria says US-backed militias have reclaimed Syria's former capital Raqqa from Islamic State.

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AAP News
Oct 17 2017
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