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Be vocal for local heroes

TIME is ticking, with only one month left for you to nominate some of our local movers and shakers for the Regional Achievement and Community Awards.. All about recognising the district’s silent achievers, these annual awards help celebrate

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Jun 23 2017
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Technology opens new chapter for shire libraries

CAMPASPE Shire has embraced new technology installed in five libraries at Kyabram, Tongala, Rushworth, Rochester and Echuca.. Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology works through the wireless use of electromagnetic fields, which transfer

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Jun 23 2017
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Tax ‘unfair’ for country taxi users

A PARLIAMENTARY committee has recommended the Andrews Labor Government reconsider its proposed taxi reform legislation, including its new $2 tax on every taxi trip.. A report tabled in parliament last week by the Economy and Infrastructure Committee

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Jun 23 2017
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What makes you love your garden?

A CHANGE in the format of our annual garden club competition has resulted in “Why I Love My Garden”.. Open to everyone (as was the previous garden competition), entrants are asked to write about why they love their garden and leave their

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Jun 23 2017
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Anyone for tea?

THE WARRAMUNDA Ladies Auxiliary will be conducting a high tea on June 26.. The event will feature a gift tree, raffles and lucky door prizes.. It’s on at Warramunda Village and entry is $5.. For more information contact auxiliary president

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Jun 23 2017
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EMTC's biggest...

KYABRAM residents interested in being part of the production and creative team for Echuca-Moama Theatre Company’s 2018 production of Phantom of the Opera are encouraged to attend an information night on Monday.. Secretary Lesley Summers

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Jun 23 2017
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It isn’t July until...

WITH Ky in July now only a couple weeks away, local retailers are getting geared up to display everything our town has to offer.. The new promotion invites businesses and the wider community to take part in building an exciting calendar of events to

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Jun 23 2017
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Looking Back

Driving back in time. LAL Young’s 1948 Ford Sedan is pictured above in what is believed to have been the 1940s parked in front of Rodney Motors, Allan St Kyabram.. Mr Young and Bill Stanton formed a partnership at Rodney Motors in 1947 where

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Jun 22 2017
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Annie’s gift ideas are blooming marvellous

FINDING that perfect gift can be a challenge.. Thankfully, Annie Dillon Florist and Gifts has got it covered.. With a wide range of locally sourced products – plus a spread of bouquets assembled by Annie Dillon herself – the days of

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Jun 22 2017
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Newcomers enjoy a warm welcome to Ky

MOVING to a new town can be incredibly daunting.. Thankfully, last week’s Welcome to Ky event made sure newcomers were given a warm welcome to our town.. With 80 people attending, the night gave new residents a chance to explore the sporting

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Jun 22 2017
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Driver escapes inferno

A WOMAN fled her burning car moments before it burst into a fireball in the Port of Echuca on Sunday morning.. The owner of Sweet Meadow Echuca Aisha Besim was on her way to work when she noticed a burning smell coming from her car at the roundabout

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Jun 22 2017
Sport

Gray brings 200 up

STANHOPE playing coach Brenton Gray really didn’t want to be chaired off the ground to mark his 200th senior appearance.. But his teammates felt it was necessary to mark the milestone.. And Gray’s son Bodhi, unlike his dad, was pretty

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Jun 22 2017
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Main Street Butchery...

SINCE setting up shop in September last year, Kyabram Main Street Butchery has gone from strength to strength.. The business prides itself on quality meat, quality service and the lowest price.. Manager Mick Lingard said customers love the

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Jun 22 2017
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Man dies in Mooroopna crash

AN 81-year-old Lancaster man has died and a female passenger, also from Lancaster, remains in hospital with minor injuries following a two-car collision in Mooroopna last Wednesday.. Investigators have been told the cars collided at the intersection

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Jun 22 2017
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Tragedy as Fauna Park’s Getcha dies

THE KYABRAM Fauna Park lost one of its main attractions over the weekend when 17-year-old saltwater crocodile, Getcha (pictured), died from a bacterial infection.. Fauna Park manager Ron Pope said problems with the filtration system were to blame

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Jun 22 2017
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39 holiday fines

ALMOST 40 fines were issued to motorists across Campaspe over the Queens’s Birthday long weekend.. Police handed out 39 infringements for a variety of offences, but mainly speed-related as part of Victoria Police’s Operation Regal

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Jun 21 2017
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Upgrade comes to end...

CAMPASPE Shire Council has decided to close the upgrade of O’Dea Rd, Koyuga.. Cr Neil Pankhurst said external funding could not be sourced.. ‘‘As we’ve been unable to source external funding council is seeking to close this

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Jun 21 2017
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Surgeon takes long...

CONDUCTING clinics in Kyabram on a monthly basis, orthopaedic surgeon Dr Senthil Rengasamy is now available for all your orthopaedic needs.. But Dr Rengasamy’s journey to Ky has not been an easy one.. After obtaining a Bachelor of Medicine and

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Jun 21 2017
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Campaign to tackle web...

THE VICTORIAN Government is taking action to help older Victorians stay safe online.. Minister for Consumer Affairs Marlene Kairouz has launched a new awareness campaign to give older Victorians the tools to avoid scams while surfing the net

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Jun 21 2017
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