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Thrilling contest on the water

Nagambie Rowing Club hosted their second two-day rowing regatta at Lake Nagambie on February 10-11 providing a thrilling occasion for spectators and competitors.. The February Regatta attracted one of the highest numbers of competitors for the

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The Telegraph
Feb 22 2018
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Flood road repairs on the go

Emergency repairs and detailed assessments of flood and storm damaged roads in the Mitchell Shire Council have been completed, with the remainder of repair works to begin soon.. Council crews inspected and cleaned-up more than 700km of roads and

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The Telegraph
Feb 22 2018
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Dogs thrill crowds

High-fiving, Frisbee-catching, people-jumping dogs took centre stage in an action-packed show at the Seymour Alternative Farming Expo.. Flipping Disc Dogz’s eight border collies put on a trick-filled show to entertain people and keep them on

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The Telegraph
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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Rapper's dog mask video 'insulted Islam'

A popular Chinese rapper has been detained in Malaysia after four people complained his latest video featuring dancers wearing dog masks insulted Islam.

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AAP News
Feb 23 2018
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Mehajer found guilty of journo assault

Controversial Sydney property developer Salim Mehajer has been found guilty of assaulting a female TV reporter when she attempted to interview him last year.

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AAP News
Feb 23 2018
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Victorian man jailed for helping killer

A man has been jailed for at least two years for helping cover up the vicious murder of a Melbourne mother and buying the fuel used to burn her body.

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AAP News
Feb 23 2018
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USTA mostly liable for Bouchard fall: jury

The United States Tennis Association was 75 per cent to blame for Eugenie Bouchard's fall in a locker room during the 2015 US Open, a jury has found.

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AAP News
Feb 23 2018
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Recycling mess could spark Vic rate rise

Rate rises are on the cards for Victorian residents as the state grapples with a recycling crisis, despite a $13 million state government boost.

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AAP News
Feb 23 2018
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Xenophon to give seniors a free ride

Nick Xenophon's SA-BEST Party will allow all senior citizens in South Australia to have free public transport if it gains the balance of power in March.

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AAP News
Feb 23 2018
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Armed school cop did not confront gunman

The armed officer on duty at the Florida school where a shooter killed 17 people has resigned after it emerged he failed to confront the gunman.

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AAP News
Feb 23 2018
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Clive Palmer party back from the dead

Clive Palmer is planning to bring his Palmer United Party back from the dead, vowing to contest every upper and lower house seat at the next federal poll.

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AAP News
Feb 23 2018
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Malcolm Turnbull honours RAAF pilot in US

Malcolm Turnbull has visited the Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia, laying a wreath at the grave of an RAAF pilot killed in World War II.

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AAP News
Feb 23 2018
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$250,000 reward to solve Qld mum's murder

A $250,000 reward will be offered for information leading to the conviction of those responsible for the murder of Cooktown mother Donna Steele.

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AAP News
Feb 23 2018
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Marles silent on abusive Vic MP texts

Text messages allegedly sent by Victorian Labor powerbroker Adem Somyurek included abusive remarks directed at federal Labor MP Richard Marles.

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AAP News
Feb 23 2018
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