He’s bringing back the community focus
It’s been 147 years since locals first poured into Tallarook Hotel for an ice-cold beer and a delicious meal.
Victorians are being urged to drive safely during the Christmas period to spare families a ‘‘death knock’’ from police.
Strathbogie Shire Council has joined a number of other councils across the state — including Mitchell Shire — to advocate for gender equity and respect in its local community.
Seymour and District Community House threw open its doors recently for an open day.
Mitchell Shire is one of the 12 local government areas across the region involved in a whole-of-community approach to help children eat well and stay active.
Seymour Health marks a significant milestone this month as the health service celebrates 25 years of providing high-quality, locally-based renal dialysis services to patients in the community.
In the 1980s the small town of Avenel had a strong ecumenical movement among the three churches — St Paul’s Anglican, St Mary’s Catholic and Avenel Uniting church — and they formed a tradition of conducting an Advent Carols evening.
Mitchell Shire Council adopted a revised Community Engagement Framework last week, strengthening its commitment to consultation with the community.
Christmas is a time of giving, and once again residents are being called upon to donate a gift to bring a smile to disadvantaged people in the community on Christmas morning.
Designs for the new Tallarook Mechanics Institute hall will soon be finalised, with a community workshop with the builder and architect on January 12.
Seymour CFA volunteer Mick Sanderson has been lauded for his contribution to the organisation during more than 60 years.
Local Upper House Member Jaclyn Symes has been elevated to Premier Daniel Andrews’ new ministry — pending her election to the Upper House.
New Mitchell Shire Council Mayor Bill Chisholm says he wants to see the shire continue to grow and remain prosperous in both rural and urban areas for many years to come.
A VERDICT of not guilty to both attempted murder and murder was handed down to the Deniliquin woman who murdered her son in the Murray River last year.
POLICE raided a Pakenham St retailer on Wednesday and seized allegedly illegal tobacco.
Emergency services were called to a two-car collision at the intersection of Webb Rd and McEwen Rd in Kyabram at approximately 9:15pm. The incident involved a family of five in a station wagon and three young females in a sedan. Police have...