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District Governor Malcolm Qualtrough hands his bannerette to Jeparit Lions Club President Steve King.

Jeparit welcomes District Governor

JEPARIT Lions Club welcomed their District Governor, Malcolm Qualtrough, for a meal during his tour of Lions Clubs in 201 V1-4 District on Wednesday...
Emma Kealy in her hot lap

Thrills and spills at Rainbow Enduro

With mud, rain and windy conditions, there were thrills and spills galore at the first Rainbow Desert Enduro which was the third round of...
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...
Graduate Kate Wotherspoon

Kate Graduates

KATE Wotherspoon has graduated from the Federation University in Ballarat with a Bachelor of  Nursing. Kate still has her honours to complete, which she hopes...
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...
Dorothy Gosling with the doll she donated to Yurunga.

Dorothy revisits Yurunga

DOROTHY Gosling, of  Nhill, travelled to Rainbow  with her daughter Wendy  Sherwell on May 18. She met up with Marge Wallis and Frank and...
Amelie Fuller, Taylor Fisher, Maggie Fisher and Celie Fuller at the swim sports in Rainbow

THE Yaapeet Primary School proudly began its ...

THE Yaapeet Primary  School proudly began its  99th year of education for its districts children on Tuesday January 31. It was especially exciting for...
BUMPER: Contractors work stripping a barley crop North of Warracknabeal ahead of what most experts are saying will be one of the best harvests in recent years, much to the delight of the regions grain and pulse growers

Federal budget offers mixed benefits for farmers

  VICTORIAN farmers will continue to benefit from a federal government scheme that allows small business owners to instantly write off assets worth up to...
Ex Carlton player Jake Edwards spoke at length about his own mental health issues as part of the first Outside The Locker Room sessions.

LARGE CROWD ATTENDS OUTSIDE THE LOCKER ROOM

  AROUND one hundred people attended the first Outside the Locker Room session which was held at the Jeparit Recreation Reserve on Monday April 24....
HAPPIER: On a happier note Riley Templeton proudly holds up Tyler’s first fish ever caught near the site of the fallen branch that crashed to the ground while they were fishing.

Fast thinking kids save four lives

TWO district brothers came within inches of suffering severe injury recently, and but for an awareness of what was going on around them, they...