A clear message sent... now let’s hope we see some action
When Federal Agriculture and Water Resources Minister David Littleproud rolled into the region last week, it’s likely he would have known what to expect.
Early signs suggest the new regional local government body is prepared to advocate strongly on behalf of its communities, which is a positive sign.
There is an ever-increasing community debate across our nation around population and immigration policy.
The Prime Minister must take decisive action to help farmers grow desperately needed fodder for starving, drought-stricken stock.
There are some occasions when we are mystified by political decision-making, and others where we are dumbfounded by the stupidity. The latest political ineptitude falls into the latter category.
There was a scholar of the law who stood up to test him and said, ‘‘Teacher, what must I do to inherit eternal life?’’
‘‘You created every part of me; you put me together in my mother’s womb ... when I was growing there in secret, you knew that I was there - you saw me before I was born. The days allotted to me had all been recorded in your book before any of them began.’’ Psalm 139:13-16
Member for Murray Austin Evans advocates working ‘‘behind the scenes’’ to achieve political success, rather than public advocacy.
Dry times have been sorely testing communities and the environment in the northern Murray-Darling Basin for a long time.
I suspect that I have shared this story before, but I believe that the principle behind it is ageless.
In 1715, the curators of a museum in the Netherlands decided to move the Dutch artist Rembrandt’s masterpiece The Night Watch to another location.
A 37-year-old woman and a 12-year-old boy have died after a truck collided with their vehicle on the Murray Valley Highway in Brimin on Friday night at about 9.30pm. The truck driver has been identified as a 31-year-old Mooroopna resident and has...
The lives of the Sharp family were turned upside-down recently while on a routine trip home from school.
ECHUCA Regional Health staff have been left shocked and saddened by the death of former surgical registrar Daniel Christidis in a shark attack on Monday. Mr Christidis, 33, died in North Queensland after he was attacked while paddleboarding in the...