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Dimboola 17 and Under coaching staff, proudly wear their runner-up medals after presentations on Saturday.

Netball girls did Dimboola proud

If one headed from Dimboola to Warracknabeal last Saturday morning, one may have thought that Dimboola was the playing in a grand final.   The...

Following a Beulah-Hopetoun tradition

For true country people the ability to go for a walk in the fresh air and see not a soul while you gather your...
Freemasons Funding WCC

FREEMASONS HELPING TO FUND WIMMERA CANCER CENTRE

Wimmera Health Care Group has received two grants from the Freemasons Foundation of Victoria for the Wimmera Cancer Centre. Secretary of Freemasons Wimmera Lodge, John...
CARE REQUIRED: A car passes through the Anderson St school crossing.

Frightening speeding data concern at schools

A RECENT recording of traffic speed data at the Anderson Street school crossing opposite the Warracknabeal Primary School has revealed a worrying trend with...

Investigations ongoing after incidents

A 60 year old Jeparit man was left shaken on Tuesday morning when he awoke to two unknown males inside his Riverside Street home...
There will be action aplenty at the second Rainbow Desert Enduro which will take place on August 10, 11 and 12

All systems are go for the second Rainbow Desert Enduro

Car lovers and motorsport enthusiasts from across Australia will descend on Rainbow for the second Hindmarsh Shire Rainbow Desert Enduro from August 10, to...
10 tonnes of wild carp was used in the recent Port Lincoln trial.

How does one use 10 tonnes of dead carp?

Curtin University researchers are investigating options for the sustainable use of the carp biomass that could result from the potential release of Cyprinid herpesvirus 3 (carp virus), under the National Carp Control Plan (NCCP). The research project, assessment of options for utilisation of virus-infected carp, involves laboratory-based processing trials, as well as commercial-scale trials of processes that produce usable carp-based products including fertilisers, compost, fishmeal and aquaculture feed ingredients.

What the budget means

TUESDAY May 8 saw the Coalition hand down its third budget which, according to the Treasurer, was focused on tax relief, creating jobs and...

Little improvement to ambulance response times

MEMBER for Lowan and Shadow Minister for Country Health, Emma Kealy MP says that despite claims by the State Government of the best ambulance...

New look Storm to take on Taylors Lake

  Round one of the Horsham District Football Netball League will commence this weekend, with Jeparit Rainbow taking on Taylors Lake. With a new look...