The 11 ambassadors for Federation Council’s Ageing Well Strategy and Cr Gail Law were praised at council’s latest monthly meeting on May 15.. Federation Council’s Director Corporate and Community Services Kristy Kay thanked the
Corowa’s Dylan Forge has been elected to lead his peers as the Federation Youth Council Mayor.. The 15 year old chaired the second half of the Federation Youth Council Ordinary Meeting last Monday evening, April 30 at the Corowa Civic Centre
The NSW Government last week announced a statewide firearm amnesty from July 1 to September 30 this year in a bid to register or remove illegal firearms from the community. . Minister for Police Troy Grant said last year all Australian states
Corowa Market held on Monday, May 21 saw 10,145 lambs yarded an increase of 2,268 from previous the week. A total of 3,528 sheep were also yarded and increase of 306.. Lamb numbers lifted and the quality was excellent on the heavy and extra heavy
Corowa Golf. Monday, May 14. Lady Niners: Winner - Marg Monks. Runner up - Christine Hicks. NTP - Deb Richards. Tuesday, May 15. Golden Oldies - Stableford: Winner - Wally Mills 17 pts. Runner up - Robert Packer 13 pts. Ball winner - John Bates. NTP
The ‘Enchanted Hut’ project for Memorial Park Howlong will be given a $5,000 boost from Federation Council via the NSW Government Stronger Communities Program.. The existing rotunda will be redeveloped and integrated with the new play
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
Ireland seems to have overwhelmingly voted to end restrictive abortion laws in what Prime Minister Leo Varadkar called a "quiet revolution".
The leaders of the two Koreas have held a surprise meeting as US President Donald Trump revives hopes of a June 12 summit with the North's Kim Jong Un.
The leaders of North and South Korea have met in an unannounced get-together to discuss the possibility of reviving the proposed US summit.
A bomb scare on a bus brought part of Melbourne's CBD to a halt for a short time but the suspicious item was later deemed to be safe.
Irish Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said the country has voted resoundingly Yes to liberalise its strict abortion laws.
An Australian missionary nun is hopeful of a review of her case, after a deadline for her deportation from the Philippines was extended until June 18.
The former deputy prime minister and his partner Vikki Campion have reportedly locked in an exclusive interview with the Seven Network's Sunday Night program.
NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian has declared the Liberal party is eyeing off five Labor-held seats in Sydney's west and NSW central coast at the 2019 election.
The National Australia Bank says it will compensate businesses and customers who suffered financial losses during a nationwide outage that lasted several hours.
Former managing director of the Australian Christian Lobby Lyle Shelton will head the Australian Conservatives' Queensland Senate ticket at the next election.