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Local churches share holy spirit of Easter

IN A beautiful show of unity, local churches gathered in the park on Good Friday for a combined service.. With more than 300 people attending, the service included a sermon by Community Church Kyabram’s pastor David Lloyd on the meaning of

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Apr 27 2017
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Holy week led by students

ST AUGUSTINE’S students gathered on the first day of term two for the Easter Celebration Liturgy.. Staff and students reflected on the events of holy week and celebrated Jesus’ resurrection.. Catholic identity leader Lee Pethybridge said the

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Apr 27 2017
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Avenue honoured again

MERRIGUM Primary School’s Avenue of Honour was given new life last week thanks to a team of community volunteers. A team from Bunnings, Merrigum Lions, historical society and primary school volunteered to complete a full restoration of the project

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Apr 27 2017
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Local businesses lend hopping hand

KYABRAM businesses have rallied once again to support those doing it tough at Easter.. Sheridan Partners, Dawes and Vary Riordan and Riordan and Waterpool offered their generosity to KCLC’s Integrated Family Services Program by donating Easter

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Apr 27 2017
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Locals needing home...

KYABRAM’S senior citizens will benefit from recent changes affecting home care funding.. Home care is a subsidised program run by the Australian Government to provide elderly people with funding for access to in-home care services.. Warramund

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Apr 27 2017
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KDHS gets surgeon for...

KYABRAM District Health Service — and everyone in the region — have a new ear, nose and throat surgeon.. Muthukumar Subramaniyan will be providing a consulting service on the second Friday of every month.. Mr Subramaniyan comes well equipped to

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Apr 27 2017
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Investigation into...

CAMPASPE Crime Investigation Unit detectives continue to investigate a suspicious fire and the death of a number of calves that occurred on a Girgarre property earlier this month.. The fire started in two animal enclosures in a shed on the McColl Rd

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Apr 27 2017
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Time to thank all our helpers

NOMINATIONS are now open for awards celebrating Kyabram’s dedicated individuals and teams who work to improve the lives of vulnerable children.. The Victorian Protecting Children Awards recognise the valuable contribution of individuals

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Apr 27 2017
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MEOFF event goes off with a bang

THE RECENT charity fundraiser organised by the local Motorcycle Enthusiasts Out For Fun (MEOFF) group went off with a bang — a sell out at Hurley’s Hotel with a performance by Captain Spalding and a 400-plus crowd.. “It was a great night,”

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Apr 27 2017
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New teaching support to help our at-risk teenagers

KYABRAM and district teaching staff will be provided with more resources to support young people in an Australian first initiative to tackle disordered eating.. Food for Thought will help to support staff in secondary schools to identify and respond

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Apr 27 2017
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When soldier settlers...

TONGALA began to boom when returning World War I soldiers established farms under the Soldier Settlement Scheme.. The town’s public hall will now host a large display of memorabilia from the war in the exhibition starting today.. Coinciding with

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Apr 26 2017
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NAPLAN is still offline

KYABRAM and district schools — like the rest of Victoria — will not be taking part in the online trial of the controversial National Assessment Program Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN) this year.. Education Services Australia (ESA) has told the Ky

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Apr 26 2017
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CFA’s future is...

VICTORIAN Premier Daniel Andrews has refused to rule out a potential expansion of the Metropolitan Fire Brigade to regions currently protected by the CFA.. The Premier recently faced questions in Parliament from The Nationals and Liberals on whether

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Apr 21 2017
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The Wizard of Oz Interactive

THERE was excitement aplenty when The Wizard of Oz Interactive Show came to our town last week.. As part of the show’s initiative to introduce young children to the fun and benefits of live performance, the cast conducted a pre-show dram

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Apr 21 2017
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KDHS takes up region’s Active April challenge

PILATES was the order of the day at Kyabram District Health Service recently. It is one of the many physical pursuits being undertaken by the health service during April.. The organisation is involved in the Active April health and fitness challenge

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Apr 21 2017
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Men and drink are risk targets

DON’T Let Your Mates Drink and Drown — is the latest campaign to come out of the Royal Life Saving Society.. The campaign targets men aged 34 and above who are at the highest risk of drinking and drowning.. Campaspe has become a target for the

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Apr 21 2017
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Unleashing the...

TATURA residents are getting ready to sort through those unused items and offer them up for sale to bargain hunters because it’s Monster Garage Sale time.. Tatura Community House manager Leeane Button said they were once again organising the

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Apr 20 2017
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Trade honours for for...

KYABRAM’S Connor Keck (pictured) has been announced as a joint recipient of the 2017 Bernie Moran Scholarship at a dinner in last night.. The scholarship is in its fifth year after being inaugurated by the Australian Labor Party’s Shepparton

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Apr 20 2017
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Heritage Day pulls a...

SLEEPER cutting (the hard way), shearing, blacksmithing, butter churning and much more went on display at Merrigum Museum’s recent annual Heritage Day.. There’s nothing like realising how well off we are than to see how things were really done

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Apr 20 2017
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