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  The Dimboola Bowling Club ladies know how to celebrate their achievements and last Thursday was no different, when they celebrated 75 years of Ladies bowls in the township. All the Wimmera clubs had representatives attend and the day started out...
Mayor R Ismay

Words from the Mayor

Well, Dimboola and Nhill have certainly been in the media recently, for all the right reasons, especially Dimboola with their winning of the 2018 Tidy Town of the Year. They were finalists in nine categories of the awards and...

Wheels in motion

THIS striking image was captured by the Herald camera on Wednesday evening. Looking like something from the turn of the nineteenth century, with cogs and wheels atop these poles, the rising full moon made an interesting interlope into the image. Kilometres...
Hot air balloon between Lah and Beulah.

Where the air is clear

ON Friday morning many people would have noticed the majestical sight of a hot air balloon between Lah and Beulah. Graeme Holland and Mathew Crisp were the ‘lucky buggers’ enjoying the thrilling experience when fully certified hot air balloon pilot,...
YESTERDAY afternoon, the ANZ bank branch in Warracknabeal closed its doors to the public for the last time after 128 years of operation. This branch closure has followed a series of ANZ branch closures in recent years, many believe despite...
HONESTY: Performance coach and mental health advocate, Alistair Mitchell, tells his story to the audience during a mental health forum held in Warracknabeal last Thursday night at the Community Centre. IN an emotionally charged evening last Thursday people from across...
Stawell resident Maurice Billi has been endorsed as Labor’s candidate for the seat of Lowan at this year’s state election. Mr Billi is the school focused youth service co-ordinator at Grampians Community Health, working across most towns and municipalities in...
A SMOKIN’ good time was had by all who attended the 2018 BBQ Battle at the Creekside Hotel over the weekend. With the wafting of BBQ aromas filtering through the bush,crowds spilled out of the site when they came to have...
Dimboola Memorial Secondary School student Tania Morrison started her Certificate III in Business Administration in February 2017 as a school-based traineeship with The Victoria Police; Tania is based in the Horsham station and works one day a week while...
Yaapeet Primary School was overflowing as past and present students along with former and current teachers flocked to the school on Saturday for the Centenary celebrations. The official proceedings started with the current students leading the singing of the national...