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New Superintendent to continue his local focus

No local senior police officers will be relocated to Albury when a NSW Police Force merger is implemented at the end of next month.. That is the confirmation received this week from Albury-based Superintendent Evan Quarmby who has been appointed as

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Feb 14 2018
Sport

Pennant champions

There were plenty of celebrations at the Finley Golf Club on Sunday after its pennant team returned home victorious from the 2017/18 Mid Murray season grand final playoff.. Finley defeated old rival Deniliquin 3/2 in the fourball pennant decider

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Feb 14 2018
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South will suffer

Southern NSW irrigators will be at risk of losing even more productive water if amendments which could relieve social and economic suffering associated with the Murray Darling Basin Plan are disallowed.. That is the message to come out a special

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Feb 14 2018
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Victorian Government to decide on Shepp solar

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 19 2018
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More bank competition urged

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 19 2018
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New plan for land sales

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 18 2018
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Eating raw chicken puts dogs at risk

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 18 2018
Livestock

RamSelect offers buyers the information they seek

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 17 2018
Water

Have say on flood studies

Residents from various towns across north-east Victoria have a chance to contribute to the formation of local flood studies for the Goulburn and Broken areas this month.. Work is starting on a flood study for the Broken River floodplain (Lake

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Shepparton News
Feb 17 2018
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Bite victim identified

The heavily pregnant woman killed after a suspected snake bite in Western Australia’s mid-west region has been identified as Sinita Martin.. Ms Martin, 27, was bitten outside her home in Meekatharra last Monday night and taken to hospital

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Shepparton News
Feb 17 2018
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Mangoes hit our phones

Mango lovers rejoice — an Australian mango grower-led social media campaign has resulted in the release of the very first mango emoji.. Funded through Hort Innovation during 2016-17 with the tag #mangoemojiplease, emoji authority Unicode

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Shepparton News
Feb 17 2018
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Dairy tour to visit Goulburn Valley

Goulburn Ovens Institute of TAFE is set to welcome a delegation of dairy representatives from India next week.. GOTAFE secured the contract to deliver the study tour with the National Dairy Development Board (NDDB).. The delegation has been drawn

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Shepparton News
Feb 16 2018
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Another bank bites the...

Rochester’s ANZ branch will become the fourth northern Victorian bank to close in nine months, after it was announced it will close on April 24.. An ANZ spokesperson said customers had changed the way they banked in recent years, with more

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Shepparton News
Feb 16 2018
Viticulture

2018 the Year of the...

Come this Friday, we start an entire year that is about ME. If last year was the year of the Donald, this one is the Year of the Dog.. And I have 1.8 billion Chinese people almost entirely focussed on me and my extraordinary qualities, to which they

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Feb 16 2018
Livestock

VFF: no viable Cattle...

A committee established following a Senate inquiry into the cattle industry has failed to deliver a viable solution for the restructure of the Cattle Council of Australia, according to the VFF.. The VFF met with a number of state farming

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Shepparton News
Feb 16 2018
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Accused Qld property scammer granted bail

A man charged in Queensland after an investigation into the alleged fleecing of millions in a cold call property scam has been granted bail.

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Feb 20 2018
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Vic minister sorry for kick remark

Victoria's roads minister has apologised to a female country mayor for saying current levels of funding were better than a kick down below.

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Feb 20 2018
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Oil Search a step closer to PNG expansion

Oil Search has tripled its half year profit and outlined plans to boost LNG capacity in Papua New Guinea.

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Feb 20 2018
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Trump endorses Romney for Senate seat

Donald Trump says Mitt Romney "will make a great senator" after the former Republican presidential candidate announced his bid for a senate seat in Utah.

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Feb 20 2018
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Missing NSW drug dealer's blood on baton

A Sydney court has been told the blood of a man allegedly killed by fellow drug dealers was found on a baton and in his shed.

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Feb 20 2018
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More Victorians surviving cardiac arrest

Victorian paramedics are getting to cardiac arrest patients faster than ever and more people are surviving.

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Feb 20 2018
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Tough retail times to continue, warns RBA

The RBA is concerned about weak spending and low inflation, and is keeping a close eye on household debt, the minutes of its latest rates meeting show.

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Feb 20 2018
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Bernadi's Batman bid dismissed by Labor

The Australian Conservatives party has announced a candidate for the federal Batman by-election in Melbourne.

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Feb 20 2018
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Vic rampage accused denies other charges

Accused Bourke Street rampage driver Dimitrious Gargasoulas has pleaded not guilty to a raft of unrelated charges in Melbourne.

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Feb 20 2018
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Vic Labor shrugs off talk of China links

Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews has labelled "a joke" reports linking one of his Labor MPs to a group allegedly involved with the Chinese Communist Party.

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Feb 20 2018
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Premier promises SA internet upgrade

Premier Jay Weatherill says it's shameful that Australia has slower internet speeds than Kazakhstan, but that will change if Labor's re-elected.

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Feb 20 2018
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