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Hindmarsh budget approved with only minor amendments to the draft.

Last Wednesday at a special meeting of Hindmarsh Shire Council, shire councillors approved the annual budget, with only a minor amendment. In the budget for...

Letter to editor from Cr Ron Ismay

Letter to editor Dear Sir, In response to the letters to the editor titled Rubbish, Rubbish, Rubbish published on page 8 of the Dimboola Banner, Wednesday...
Public outcry over the construction of a fence at the rear of Lloyd Street shops.

Council decides on fence today

UPDATE: Hindmarsh Shire Council today voted in favour of declaring the laneway at the rear of the shops in Lloyd Street as a public...
Biggest Morning Tea

Dimboola gets ready for the Biggest Morning Tea

Dimboola Cancer Crusaders are preparing for their major fundraiser for the year in the ‘Biggest Morning Tea’.   The Biggest Morning Tea brings the community...
WORDS member, Melissa Evans, ponders the thoughtless acts of the thugs who wrecked one of Warracknabeal’s popular street libraries over Easter.

Thugs wreck street library again

THUGS have struck again at the Street Library box at Anzac Park, destroying the box in a heartless attack on Easter Monday. Warracknabeal’s WORDS group...
EXCITEMENT: A large crowds gathers at the Scott and Woolcock Street roundabout in anticipation of another spectactular street parade.

Huge crowds enjoy Y-Fest celebrations

WARRACKNABEAL’S annual Y-Fest  celebrations exceeded all expectations once again  and was a resounding success attracting huge number of visitors to Warracknabeal. The weather during the...
DOUSED: Warracknabeal CFA member, Cory Bentley, mops up a fi re suspected to have been caused by a cigarette butt on Friday at the rear of the VicRoads yard in Warracknabeal.

As weather heats up, be prepared

Forest Fire Management Victoria firefighters are on standby and asking the public to stay informed as hot and windy weather conditions are forecast across all...
Ray Campling

CEO Campling resigns post

Shire is on the hunt for a new CEO following the shock announcement of the resignation of Ray Campling on Friday afternoon after 15...
Member for Lowan Emma Kealy inspects a road recently, finding large sections of the road crumbling

Country Victorian roads website disputed

COUNTRY Victorians will have access to information about the condition of country roads, road works and upgrades as part of a massive overhaul of...

Funding cut to CFA ‘Firewise’ newspaper a gag on volunteers?

A NEWSPAPER started in Warracknabeal 70 years ago for volunteer fire fighters across the state,  will face severe financial constraints after the CFA has...