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RESPECT AND REMEMBRANCE: The Warracknabeal and District leads the town’s march of ex-servicemen and wormen, along with community members, as part of the moving commemorative services held on Thursday morning.

Communities stop to pay homage

PEOPLE throughout Yarriambiack Shire turned out in force, once again, to ...

WIND TURBINES START TURNING At MURRA WARRA

SIXTEEN wind towers have now risen out of the ground and ...
From left: Wimmera Development Association Acting Director Mark Fletcher; BoM National Media Manager Angela Beggs; Food and Fibre Strategy and Programs, Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions Director Melinda Knapp; BoM Media and Communications Manager Victoria Melody Horrill; DJPR Agriculture Media and Communications Adviser Justine Severin; Food and Fibre Strategy and Programs, DJPR Assistant Manager Suzanne Walker; BoM Project Manager Paul Martin; BoM Victorian Manager Andrew Tupper; BoM Manager Observing Systems and Operations Business Transformation, Terry Stiles and Economic Development Coordinator, Grampians, RDV Colin Kemp at the training centre in Broadmeadows facility.

Rainbow radar works continue

Six months on from the announcement that the new Bureau of Meteorology’s weather radar project would be built just outside of Rainbow,...
NEW BEGINNING: Senior Constable David Piera and Sergeant Kylie Newell prepare to move into the new Warracknabeal Police Station.

New look Station opens its doors

THE Warracknabeal community will benefit from the brand new police station which opened yesterday. The new station...

Another super load for Murra Warra

Another  320-tonne, 70-metre-long Super load transformer for the Murra Warra Wind farm hit Melbourne’s roads on Sunday as it undertook the first...

Tourism has record breaking year

VICTORIA has cemented its place as Australia’s best tourist destination with new data showing 2018 was...
MISSION COMPLETED: L-R: RSL president, Jake Arnold, almost 3-year old Angus Jonasson and great-grandpa and RSL stalwart, Keith Joyce take a good look at the results of the magnifi cent restoration work undertaken on the Memorial Gates at Anzac Park.

Work completed in time for Anzac Day celebrations

THE restoration work on the Anzac Park Memorial Gates in Warracknabeal has been completed ...
Video performers included from left, Kaye Knight, Jo Martin, Kevin Mills, Jamie Horton, Wendy James and Jason Hay.

Patients urged to get moving

GET up, get out of bed and get moving; that’s the message ...
DASH: Top: Zander Jonasson and Jorja Healey and front from left, Amber Healey, Tennille Jonasson, Julie Allen and Millie Jonasson prepare to do the bunny dash ahead of the Beat the Bunny race.

Join in the fun for the kids

AS Good Friday fast approaches, the Warracknabeal CFA brigade has ramped up ...
BUSY: Another set of turbine blades are assembled in readiness for lifting into place aloft on the generator. Each blade is 70.5 metres long and weighs approximately 20 tonnes.

Wind towers ‘growing like trees’

According to wind farm Communications and Stakeholder Engagement Officer, Susan Finlay-Tickner, organisers of Sunday’s tour of the Murra Warra wind farm have...