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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...

GrainCorp sells Allied Mills

GRAINCORP recently announced the sale of its 60 percent investment in Allied Mills Australia Pty Ltd to funds advised by Pacific Equity Partners “PEP”...
Cake - ABC Regional Editor for ABC Western Region Mark Debono, Cath Hurley Head of Regional Content and ABC Western Victoria station veteran Sue Dunstan.

Live ABC Western Victoria radio celebrates 80 years

The ABC radio’s Fiona Parker and Sue Dunstan joined Wimmera Mallee ABC radio announcer Dave Lennon for a live broadcast at the Horsham town...
Dimboola Memorial Secondary College School Captains Remi Kuhne, Kynan Clarke, Horsham College School Captains Kessia Peterson, John Paul Macalinga, with Darwin Veteran Frank Fischer (middle) at the Darwin Defenders Commemoration Service at Horsham College

Dimboola was part of the Wimmera connection.

First Mainland Attack on Australia in World War 2 , 19th February,1942. By Charles Rees. Australia was in readiness for a possible Japanese invasion from the...
Mayci Porter on top of her pile of 5 cent pieces

Mayci collected more than 65 kilos of 5 cent pieces

  What an amazing effort. Dimboola Primary School Student  Mayci Porter has hit the hearts of locals by raising over $1,000 by collecting 5 cent...
Vin Versace releases a native catfish caught on Sunday morning with the electrofishing boat.

Scientists give carp a shock on the river

Two research scientist from Austral Research Consulting were in Dimboola on Sunday morning fishing for carp with the a research vessel designed to electrically...