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Nominations open for business awards

Nominations are now open for the Corowa Business Chamber – Federation Business Awards 2018.. The awards are an opportunity to showcase excellence in business throughout the whole Federation Council area. There are ten categories which offer

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Corowa Free Press
Apr 18 2018
Sport

Off the Tee

Corowa Golf. Monday, April 9 Lady Niners: Winner - Gail Law. Runner up - Deb Richards. Lowest Putts - Gail Law. Tuesday, April 10 Golden Oldies – Stableford: Winner - Geoff Lawrence 19 pts. Runner up - David Twiss 15 pts. Ball winner - John

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Apr 18 2018
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High Country Harvest kicks off with Tweed Ride

Those in search of an adventure through the glorious local wine country should look no further than the annual Rutherglen Tweed Ride to be held on Saturday, May 5.. The 20 kilometre cycling adventure is interspersed with three incredible food and

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Apr 18 2018
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Water

Report calls for reform to G-MW

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

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Geoff Adams
Feb 21 2018
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Solar company seeking site at Numurkah

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 21 2018
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Finley solar farm gets go-ahead

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 21 2018
Water

Changes promised for G-MW

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 21 2018
Water

Murray Darling basin plan threatened

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 21 2018
Water

Water charge review promised by Nationals

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

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Shepparton News
Feb 21 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...

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...

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...

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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The Queen powers on at 92

As the Queen celebrates her 92nd birthday, there's little time for her to slow down with a busy schedule of public and family events.

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Apr 21 2018
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Man charged with fatal Qld shooting

A man will face a Brisbane court after allegedly murdering a 24-year-old man north of Brisbane.

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AAP News
Apr 21 2018
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DJ Avicii dead at 28 in Muscat: publicist

DJ and producer Avicii has been found dead in the Middle East country of Oman, a publicist says, with few details available; he was 28.

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Apr 21 2018
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Judge rejects cross-claim bid in Rush case

The Daily Telegraph's "zealous if not desperate" attempt to amend its defence in the defamation lawsuit brought by Geoffrey Rush has been rejected by a judge.

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Apr 21 2018
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Banks facing more pain as inquiry rolls on

Treasurer Scott Morrison says responses to the "disturbing" evidence before the banking royal commission need to be well-considered.

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Apr 21 2018
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US students walk out demanding gun control

Students across the US are walking out of class to demand tighter gun laws on the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School massacre.

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Apr 21 2018
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Democrats sue Trump over polls conspiracy

The US Democratic Party is suing Russia, the Trump campaign and WikiLeaks for allegedly conspiring to influence the 2016 election in Donald Trump's favour.

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Apr 21 2018
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Charles to be next head of Commonwealth

Prince Charles has been approved as the next head of the Commonwealth after the Queen.

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AAP News
Apr 20 2018
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Ex-Dockers player Yarran found dead

Police in WA say the death of former Fremantle Dockers AFL player Shane Yarran, 28, is not being treated as suspicious.

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Apr 20 2018
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Russia says Trump invited Putin to US

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says US President Donald Trump has invited Russian President Vladimir Putin to the White House.

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Apr 20 2018
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NSW industrial umpire moving to Parramatta

The NSW government has signed a new lease in Parramatta to house the state's Industrial Relations Commission, which is currently based in Sydney's CBD.

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Apr 20 2018
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