It wasn’t just loved up couples receiving special letters on Valentine’s Day – the Corowa library was inundated, too.. February 14 marked Library Lovers’ Day, a day for people to show their appreciation of libraries. Corow
The smell of delicious pancakes wafted through the Corowa Memorial Hall on February 13 for Shrove Tuesday.. St John’s Anglican Church volunteers, 24 in total, worked tirelessly in the kitchen and sold 260 pancakes throughout the day. Shrove
Howlong Golf Tuesday, February 13 Men’s Stableford: A grade winner - Ian Williams 43 pts. A grade r/up - Martin Tobin 41 pts. B grade winner - Mal Walter 43 pts. B grade r/up - Glen Shannon 36 pts. C grade winner - Russell Schmidt 39 pts c/b
St John’s Anglican Church held its inaugural Bunya Festival on Friday with many in attendance.. The Bunya Pine, located on the grounds of the church, had recently been trimmed and the cones removed for safety reasons. The cones are the size of
With high temperatures and humidity, Sunday, January 28 was one to remember at the Corowa Clay Target Club’s monthly competition.. The conditions kept many away but a few still managed to brave the weather. Event 1 10 target DB continental
St Mary’s School students were treated to “Library Lovers’ Day” at the Corowa Library last Wednesday as part of the library’s Valentine’s Day celebration.. Local resident and passionate Landcare member, Sally
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
Former emergency services minister Jane Garrett says she'll decide this week whether to trigger a by-election in her state seat and run for Melbourne Lord Mayor
The Australian share market is set for a positive start off the back of a good session in the United States.
Nationals MP Darren Chester expects Barnaby Joyce to stick to his promise to not snipe from the back bench, but Labor expects he'll emulate Tony Abbott.
A new report from aid groups working in the refugee camps in Bangladesh warns children feel unsafe collecting firewood and going to the toilets after dark.
A Sky News/ReachTel poll has the Turnbull government further slipping behind Labor after the distraction of the Barnaby Joyce affair.
Around 400,000 people in Syria have been cut off from humanitarian aid, and activists warn the situation is dire, with food and medical supplies running out.
US President Donald Trump has pushed the onus on the states to decide whether teachers should be armed, his solution to end mass shootings in schools.
The NRA says it's not responsible for "the failure" of the Florida school's "lack of security preparedness" to stop the gunman who killed 17 people.
Malcolm Turnbull says he has made a compelling case to President Donald Trump not to slap tariffs on Australian steel and aluminium imported into the US.
PM Malcolm Turnbull has called his four-day trip to Washington DC "very, very valuable" as he sought to forge closer ties with the Trump administration.