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Get snap happy

Resident shutterbugs in the Mitchell Shire now have the chance to showcase what they love about where they live by entering a photo competition.. The MyMitchell Photo Competition encourages people to get out and about in their community and capture

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The Telegraph
May 19 2018
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Honours for vets

Local veterans who served at the Battle of Coral-Balmoral, the longest and most costly conflict of the Vietnam War, have finally been recognised, according to Member for Euroa Steph Ryan.. Ms Ryan said last Sunday marked the beginning of the 50th

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The Telegraph
May 19 2018
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Morning tea for mums, grans

Nagambie Primary School hosted a Mother’s day morning tea for their students’ grandmothers and mothers last week in honour of its former business manager, Fran Irwin, who lost her battle with ovarian cancer four years ago.. Students

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The Telegraph
May 18 2018
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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
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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
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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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US vows 'unprecedented pressure' on Iran

The United States has threatened with the "strongest" sanctions ever seen should the republic not change course on its nuclear program.

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AAP News
May 22 2018
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Father weeps for son at Grenfell inquiry

A father has told the Grenfell Tower fire inquiry of his family's pain at losing his son who was stillborn in hospital after his wife escaped the blaze.

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AAP News
May 21 2018
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Border Force boss defends raid on family

Border Force commissioner Michael Outram has defended the decision to take a Sri Lankan family from their Queensland home and put them in detention.

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AAP News
May 21 2018
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NT looks at creating marijuana industry

The NT government is interested in growing hemp and medical marijuana to create a new industry and jobs and is looking at decriminalising recreational use.

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AAP News
May 21 2018
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Five Qld local councillors suspended

Queensland Local Government Minister Stirling Hinchliffe has suspended five local councillors via new powers to stand down allegedly corrupt elected officials.

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AAP News
May 21 2018
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MP gets start from family 'parliament'

Federal Labor's newest member, Ged Kearney, has delivered her first speech to the lower house.

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AAP News
May 21 2018
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Vic emergency workers win assault promise

New laws set to be introduced into Victorian parliament would treat attacking and injuring emergency service workers akin to rape and murder.

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AAP News
May 21 2018
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Candidate changes hold up by-election date

Speaker Tony Smith hopes to be in a position to announce the date of five by-elections later in the week as talks continue about new regulations.

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AAP News
May 21 2018
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Casino expansion to provide boom for SA

Adelaide Casino's $330 million upgrade will help lure more tourists and conferences, according to the state government.

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AAP News
May 21 2018
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Border boss leaves door open to NZ offer

The head of the Home Affairs Department has signalled Australia may one day be open to accepting New Zealand's offer to resettle refugees in offshore detention.

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AAP News
May 21 2018
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Bureaucrat dodges query over investigation

Top bureaucrat John Lloyd is refusing to tell a Senate committee if he is being investigated over possible law breaches.

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AAP News
May 21 2018
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