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Comp becoming interesting

Seymour. Friday social evening was better attended and enjoyable. The Members Draw was not won as Pat Paynes’ name was drawn and of course she was not there. Next Friday the draw goes to $140 — a good amount to win so we are looking

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The Telegraph
Feb 22 2018
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Kangaroo cull could sustain new industry

A Liberal Nationals government would secure jobs in Seymour by allowing a kangaroo pet food industry to develop, according to Member for Euroa Steph Ryan.. The current trial program, using culled kangaroos where they have become a nuisance, would

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The Telegraph
Feb 22 2018
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Funds to expand

Avenel Preschool will undergo a $526000 upgrade and expansion to provide greater access for local families, Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes announced last week.. The Victorian Government’s funding of $350000 will see the kindergarten

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Gus McCubbing
Feb 22 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
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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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Garrett to decide on Melbourne mayor run

Former emergency services minister Jane Garrett says she'll decide this week whether to trigger a by-election in her state seat and run for Melbourne Lord Mayor

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AAP News
Feb 25 2018
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Australian market set for positive start

The Australian share market is set for a positive start off the back of a good session in the United States.

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AAP News
Feb 25 2018
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Labor ready for the Tony and Barnaby show

Nationals MP Darren Chester expects Barnaby Joyce to stick to his promise to not snipe from the back bench, but Labor expects he'll emulate Tony Abbott.

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AAP News
Feb 25 2018
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Danger for Rohingya kids in refugee camps

A new report from aid groups working in the refugee camps in Bangladesh warns children feel unsafe collecting firewood and going to the toilets after dark.

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AAP News
Feb 25 2018
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Joyce saga takes toll on government: poll

A Sky News/ReachTel poll has the Turnbull government further slipping behind Labor after the distraction of the Barnaby Joyce affair.

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AAP News
Feb 25 2018
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UN votes for 30-day ceasefire across Syria

Around 400,000 people in Syria have been cut off from humanitarian aid, and activists warn the situation is dire, with food and medical supplies running out.

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AAP News
Feb 25 2018
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Arming teachers 'up to states', says Trump

US President Donald Trump has pushed the onus on the states to decide whether teachers should be armed, his solution to end mass shootings in schools.

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AAP News
Feb 25 2018
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NRA lashes out at boycott after shooting

The NRA says it's not responsible for "the failure" of the Florida school's "lack of security preparedness" to stop the gunman who killed 17 people.

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AAP News
Feb 25 2018
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Aust hopes to avoid Trump tariffs: PM

Malcolm Turnbull says he has made a compelling case to President Donald Trump not to slap tariffs on Australian steel and aluminium imported into the US.

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AAP News
Feb 25 2018
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Turnbull lauds US trip as 'very valuable'

PM Malcolm Turnbull has called his four-day trip to Washington DC "very, very valuable" as he sought to forge closer ties with the Trump administration.

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AAP News
Feb 25 2018
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McKenzie calls for seamless leader change

NSW MP Michael McCormack is expected to be elected the new Nationals leader on Monday to replace Barnaby Joyce who quit following the fallout from his affair.

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AAP News
Feb 25 2018
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