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Appalling behaviour. A female eastern grey kangaroo shot with an arrow on Ulupna Island, along the Murray River, near Cobram, has had surgery to remove it... The arrow had pierced through her pouch and was pinning the joey inside.. Licensed

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The Telegraph
May 23 2018
Sport

Rowers make mark

Nagambie’s Dave Andrews, Suzan Andrews and Andy Horsburgh recently made the jourey to Tasmania to compete in the Australian Masters Rowing Championships, held at the picturesque Lake Barrington.. The four-day event, from May 10 to 13

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The Telegraph
May 23 2018
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A & P Electrics at your service

While his father was a truck driver, Euroa resident Paul Hamill comes from a long line of tradespeople.. ‘‘My only sister married an electrician, so I did my trade with him, that’s where it all started,’’ Mr Hamill

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The Telegraph
May 23 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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Over 50 apply to be new race commissioner

The attorney-general's department is reviewing more than 50 applications for a senior public service role that some politicians and think tanks want scrapped.

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AAP News
May 24 2018
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Trump may impose tariffs on car imports

The Trump administration is considering imposing new tariffs on imported vehicles, sources say, after the President tweeted about "big news" coming soon.

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AAP News
May 24 2018
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Luke Foley defends 'white flight' concern

NSW Labor leader Luke Foley has defended his use of the term "white flight" when discussing the problems faced by struggling western Sydney suburbs.

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AAP News
May 24 2018
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Decision on North Korea summit 'next week'

US President Donald Trump continues to doubt the summit with the North Korean leader will go ahead even as US officials head to Singapore for a meeting.

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AAP News
May 24 2018
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Trump can't block his critics on Twitter

US President Donald Trump can't legally block critics from his Twitter account, a New York judge has ruled, saying it violates their right to free speech.

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AAP News
May 24 2018
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Stars will be poached if ABC discloses pay

The ABC's top-paid presenter pockets $400,000 a year compared with the highest-earning BBC personality on $3.5 million, the national broadcaster says.

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AAP News
May 24 2018
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Nun fights Philippines deportation order

An Australian missionary nun will exhaust all legal options in an effort to stay in the Philippines after the Bureau of Immigration denied her appeal to stay.

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AAP News
May 24 2018
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Chinese donor confident of vindication

Security agency advice has been sought over Andrew Hastie's decision to identify in parliament a Chinese-Australian allegedly involved in a bribery case.

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AAP News
May 24 2018
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Lawyers, LNP call for Qld rape law reform

A leading Queensland criminal lawyer and the state's opposition leader have backed calls for a review of consent in rape laws.

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AAP News
May 24 2018
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Yulia Skripal hopes to return home one day

Yulia Skripal, who was poisoned with a nerve agent along with her father, a former KGB spy, has commented for the first time on the attempted assassination.

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AAP News
May 24 2018
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ABC funding cuts will be 'challenging'

The national broadcaster is yet to work out where it will find savings, ahead of a three-year funding freeze that hits in 2019.

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AAP News
May 23 2018
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