IT was a tough day on the court for Rochester Tigerettes against rivals Echuca Bombers with just one win for the day.. U15s — Rochester 43 def. Echuca 21. Wet, slippery conditions and facing rivals Echuca rattled the under 15 girls with
MORE than $20,000 has been raised by the Rochester and district community to fund the painting of the silos.. The project has been 72 per cent funded so far by 10 donors, with plenty of time left to reach the $30,000 target.. Moroney’s
JACKSON Taylor has made a habit of defying the odds.. Doctors said he would never do much more than lie still, staring into an abyss.. He was a baby too hard for most parents to handle — the burden too big, the future too daunting.. Jackson
THE big day is almost here for Tegan Williams.. She will cut her hair on Friday to raise funds and awareness for Zaidee’s Rainbow Foundation to promote organ and tissue donation.. Tegan’s friend Jai Waters needed a kidney transplant when
Under 16 football — Rochester 18.13 (121) defeated Shepparton Swans Red 2.6 (18). Windridge Oval has become a happy hunting ground for the Rochester Tigers.. Four wins at home so far this season now sees the Tigers sitting fourth on the
CAMPASPE Shire has adopted a plan to manage powerlines.. Council adopted the electric line clearance management plan 2017-18, meeting its responsibilities under the Electricity Safety Act 1998, at this month’s meeting.. The purpose of the plan
An independent panel has found that Goulburn-Murray Water is an organisation badly in need of change, and major reform is needed to ensure that it will be sustainable into the future.. The panel’s report, released last week by Victorian Water
First Solar Australia is branching into Victoria for the first time, with a proposed solar farm set for north of Numurkah.. The Moira Solar Farm, as it will be known, will be located at the intersection of Numurkah and Naring Rds and will include
The $170million Finley Solar Farm proposal has been approved by the NSW Government, in what is a first for the state’s Department of Planning in 2018.. The project, which will be located on Canalla Rd adjacent to the Finley substation, will
The changes proposed for G-MW are about being more transparent on costs, implementing efficiencies and making sure the organisation delivers the services the community wants at an affordable price, Federal Water Minister Lisa Neville says.. The
The Murray-Darling Basin Plan is under threat after Federal Government changes seeking to distribute water differently were shot down in the Senate.. The Coalition was unable to strike a deal with Labor, which supported a Greens disallowance motion
A Liberal Nationals government would review the charges of Victoria’s rural water authorities to ensure water storage and delivery costs are fair and equitable.. Shadow Water Minister Steph Ryan announced the review, which will examine water
The Victorian government will decide on planning applications for four solar farms in the Greater Shepparton region... The City of Greater Shepparton handed over the responsibility and last week the Victorian government agreed to call in the
Australia’s long-standing policy to prevent mergers of the big four banks is ‘‘redundant’’ and the sector needs a new champion to promote competition, the Productivity Commission says.. The commission has released
The Federal Government has announced a plan for new rules regarding the sale of agricultural land in an attempt to address rising foreign investment.. The changes require land to be widely marketed for a minimum of 30 days and for Australians to be
If you like to give your beloved pooch a chicken neck to gnaw on as a treat, you might want to reconsider.. A new study has found eating raw chicken increases the risk of dogs developing a paralysing and sometimes fatal condition by more than 70
Kangaroo Island stud Ella Matta White Suffolk and Merino has credited genetic selection app RamSelect with helping it record its best sales result late last year.. The sale saw the stud sell its highest ever top-priced ram for $16000 and achieve an
Labor and the coalition have exchanged barbs as the federal opposition launched a fresh bid to avert more cuts to penalty rates that are due next month.
A little less than 10 per cent of Australia's senators are sitting in parliament with different political allegiances than they held at the 2016 election.
A reward is being offered in a bid to help solve the mystery of a Perth woman who went missing in 1988, with her car found two days later in the sea.
Katter's Australia Party Senator Fraser Anning has urged Australia to let in white South African refugees to save them from "genocide".
Police investigating the murder of Colin Winchester placed bugs in David Eastman's flat which revealed whispering to himself about the murder.
The state government will legislate to ensure the $4.2 billion windfall from the sale of Snowy Hydro will be spent on projects in regional NSW.
Melbourne comedian Eurydice Dixon has been remembered through song, after thousands attended a vigil at the site where she was found dead.
HMAS Tobruk was expected to sink slowly to her watery grave on Tuesday but the operation has now been postponed.
Federal Agriculture Minister David Littleproud says Australians should support regional and rural townships ravaged by drought by taking a trip to the country.
National Plastic Bag campaign co-founder Jon Dee has some tips for shoppers as Woolworths and Coles prepare to ban single-use plastic bags.