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Mitch wins the Blue Ribbon Spirit of Football award

  The round eight winner of the Spirit of Football award  for  2017 Wimmera Football League season has gone to Dimboola Under 17 footballer, Mitchell...

Lascelles silos come to life

  THE latest addition to the Wimmera Mallee’s popular Silo Art Trail will soon be unveiled in the small farming town of Lascelles, with acclaimed...
Dimboola Hotel site cleared and waiting for the next step forward.

Moving forward with the Dimboola hotel site report

The site of the Dimboola Hotel has taken another step forward with an interim business report developed for the future of the site. Dimboola’s Mary...
Member for Lowan Emma Kealy inspects a road recently, finding large sections of the road crumbling

Western Victorian roads a crack up

  The report, tabled by the state’s Auditor General in the Victorian Parliament last week, revealed approximately 27 percent of the road network in Western...
Julie Fuller looks over the selection of movies for sale at the Rainbow Cafe with Tina Chen before the movie hire section of the store ends.

Video Hire ends in Rainbow

AFTER thirty three years it is no longer possible to hire videos in Rainbow. The hire of videos in the old VHS format began...
Victorian Police and the Police Custody Officers forming the Guard of Honour at Ryan Margetts funeral.

Dimboola mourns loss of two popular locals

    Last week was a time for reflection and mourning for the Dimboola community after the loss of two popular district identities. Harry John Last Thursday the...

Jan not happy about damaged shelter at Lochiel

  A rather unhappy Jan John was upset to find that vandals have destroyed the shelter at the Lochiel wayside stop. The structure had been rammed...

A step back in time

FORMER Birchip doctor, John Horton, visited Rural Northwest Health’s Warracknabeal campus during the 150 year celebrations to inspect their memorabilia display. Dr Horton was Birchip’s doctor...
Left to right: Rob Langley, Morrie Williams, Lawrie Penpraze, Cr Ron Ismay and Brett Price after the meeting on Friday night.

Rainbow Desert Enduro on track for big weekend

  AROUND 25 interested Rainbow locals headed to the Mecca supper room on Friday night to hear from the Victorian Off Road Racing Association Inc...

Silos the star of Masterchef

BRIM’S silos provide a dramatic backdrop to an upcoming episode in ‘Masterchef’ which is due to air on Monday June 19. The episode at the...