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Able Seaman Lydia Maratai. 142344
Naval spirit runs in blood
PAKENHAM teen Able Seaman Lydia Maratai’s passion for the navy spans generations. The 15-year-old’s great-great-grandfather served in the Royal Au... Read More »
Volunteer firefighters Graeme Davis, Chris Wren, Nev Winter, John Boucher, Roni Bau and Trevor Crisp with Opposition Leader and Southern 
Downs MP Lawrence Springborg, who met and spoke at length about the new Bills.
Volunteer firefighters want fair go
Opposition Leader Lawrence Springborg visited Stanthorpe on Friday to discuss new legislation with volunteer firefighters. Under a new Bill presented ... Read More »
Torn between football and his lifelong love of basketball, Dandenong Stingrays ruckman Jayden Bubb returned to the oval and earned his VFL debut on Sunday. 142583 Pictures: JARROD POTTER
Jayden’s now clear on his goals
FOOTBALL almost lost recent convert Jayden Bubb back to his sporting roots. Sidelined with injury, watching Australians Andrew Bogut and Matthew Della... Read More »
KTC co-ordinator Karen Nankervis, Mark Foletta, Aunty Betty, Jacqui Hawkins, Cathy, Corinne Antonoff, Ruby Lieber, Zoe Matthews, Time Hume and Sam and Jake Bowtell at Saturday's launch. 142610 Picture: MCGOWAN'S OFFICE
McGowan’s all ears over table talk
DRUGS, poor rail services, and limited mobile and NBN coverage are some of the downsides to living in Indi, voters have told the electorate’s Indepe... Read More »
Station House patrons Vivienne Lyons, Julie Coulson, Rita Di Pietrantonio and Dawn Jeffery with Nicky Condello and Cr Maria McCarthy at the new access ramp for Mount Evelyn Station Hous.
Station House access for all
THE MOUNT Evelyn Station House has received a brand new access ramp for disabled patrons and parents with prams. The old access ramp at the front of t... Read More »
Able Seaman James Patrick. 142344
Now James is shipshape
ABLE Seaman James Patrick was an undisciplined 14-year-old without a career path in mind. Now the Cranbourne 15-year-old is a Navy cadet with his sigh... Read More »
Senior Sergeant Alan Dew (centre) with Deputy Commissioner Lucinda Nolan, and local resident Harmandeep.
Cop’s wisdom for parents
A SENIOR police officer from Endeavour Hills has urged parents not to tell their kids police will “lock them up” in jail, after several visits to ... Read More »