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GONE IN A MINUTE: John Hadley, Director of NorthWest Real Estate and rental manager Christine Morrow place a leased sign on a property they had 10 applicants for last week and was taken in minutes.

Chronic rental shortage puts pressure on jobs

WARRACKNABEAL is suffering through a rental housing crisis, with no houses currently available for rent in the town, a unique circumstance rarely seen in...
VALUABLE: Warracknabeal Fire Brigade captain Cameron Whelan (centre) with fellow members Peter Orszulak and Neil Adams study the equipment fi tted to the tanker wheel as part of the new central tyre infl ation system. Neil holds the new thermal imaging camera.

TWO MAJOR GRANTS BENEFIT FIRE FIGHTERS

THE Warracknabeal Fire Brigade, like all other district brigades is currently preparing for the forthcoming fire danger period, now that fire restrictions are in...
CLOSE-UP LOOK: Eager residents of the district making the most of an opportunity to check out the Murra Warra Wind farm, which is under construction, on Sunday.

Murra Warra Windfarm tours a great success

SUNDAY November 11 saw the flags flying outside the Sailors Home Hall to mark the start of guided tours of the Murra Warra Wind...
BIG NEWS: Bureau of Meteorology State Manager, Dr Andrew Tupper shows what a ‘real time’ weather map will look like on a smart phone, with Executive Director of Wimmera Development Association, Ralph Kenyon who were most excited to announce the news of the new radar station yesterda

Rainbow home to new $5m radar station

MORE than two years after it was announced that a weather radar station would be constructed in the Wimmera, the location was finally announced...

Greg Roberts awarded National Medal

On Friday November 2, 37 members and friends of the Rainbow Fire Brigade were present at the annual CFA Dinner. The evening began with...
Horsham College Principal Robert Pyers took home the top honour at the recent Victorian Education Excellence Awards in the Outstanding Secondary Principal category.

AWARD WELL DESERVED

WARRACKNABEAL son and Horsham College principal, Robert Pyers, took home top honours at the recent Victorian Education Excellence Awards in the ‘Outstanding Secondary Principal’...
Finish what you started

Finish What You Started

FINISH What You Started” is the message Warracknabeal families want made loud and clear to government coming into the state election. The demand is being...
Dance Now students took their final bows during Come Alive from ‘The Greatest Showman

‘It’s a Circus’ at end of year concert

A TROUPE of 80 skilled dancers from the tender age of three to adults, with both boys and girls, performed two concerts for the...
Fireworks display to end the Peter Taylor Memorial Ski Event

Barefoot jump skiers end show with fireworks

Dimboola Ski Club held a massive show over the weekend, that saw many hundreds of spectators travelling from all over the region to see...
Dimboola RSL Sub Branch Treasurer Wayne Myers, President Ivan Jones and Secretary Ray Hutchinson receive the 100 year certificate.

100 years of the Dimboola RSL Sub Branch

On May 30, 1918 the Dimboola RSL Sub Branch was chartered, along with a handful of other Victorian Sub Branches. This was discovered after reviewing...