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A life of dedication

  WARRACKNABEAL lost one of its most beloved and inspirational leaders when Doug McColl passed away following a short illness yesterday. Douglas Lyall McColl was born...
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...
2018 Dimboola Senior Coach Al Mckinnon with Darren Jones at last Saturday's Wimmera League 200 Club luncheon.

Darren Jones joins the Wimmera League 200 Club

Dimboola Football Netball Club senior captain Darren Jones was inducted into the the Wimmera League ‘200 Club’ by long time friend and football team...

Mobile black spot funding welcome

VICTORIAN Farmers Federation has welcomed Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull’s announcement that the Coalition will commit an additional $60 million to rid rural areas of...
Demolition work at the Cancer Centre

Kealy asks minister for the promised extra funding for cancer centre

There has been a cost blowout to the tune of $1.5 million for the Wimmera Health Care Group to be able to provide dialysis...

Maroon continues rise

WARRACK Maroon has continued its push for a top four berth in Dimboola and District Tennis Association after a tight battle with Arkona at...

Eagles back on the track

Warrack Eagles president Adrian Bibby believes pre-season training is going well for the club, with good numbers of players turning up for training over...
Wimmera Health Care Group

GASTRO UPDATE: Wimmera Base Hospital

MEDIA RELEASE Gastroenteritis precautions are still in place at the Wimmera Base Hospital. Director of clinical services Don McRae said existing cases of gastroenteritis were still...
Brett Fisher harvests a crop of barley after a year of varying weather conditions.

Harvest nearly completed

WITH the harvest coming to an end the farmers around Rainbow have been surprised with...
Senior Constable Les Power and Wimmera League Chairman Geoff Lord present Mitchell Jorgensen (centre) with the 2018 Spirit of Football award.

Mitch Jorgensen receives the 2018 Blue Ribbon Spirit of Football

Mitch Jorgensen receives the 2018 Blue Ribbon Spirit of Football At this years under 17 Grand Final presentation at Warracknabeal, Senior Constable Les Power had...