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Springvale Benevolent Society president Joe Rechichi with volunteers, back, Harry Guther, Priscilla Truong, Paddy Dillon, front, Marlene Lonergan, councillor Roz Blades and Pat Dillon. 133284 Picture: STEWART CHAMBERS
Starved society
Charity says federal knockback is a huge blow to the most vulnerable… “SOME of our clients will starve.” This was the dire warning from... Read More »
Hallam resident Basil Harrison may have stumbled across some new information after a car ploughed through his front fence last week. 133129 Picture: STEWART CHAMBERS
Fence crash tip-off
A HALLAM grandfather whose front fence was left wrecked last week after a car reversed through it may have put the police on the trail of the culp... Read More »
Tim and Paula Herilhy, Yolande Pickett, Bram Marbell, Dianne Bull, Cheryl Mackay, Miranda Marvell and Cassie Mackay are ramping up the preparations for the gigantic Mount Evelyn Street Party in October.  133208 Picture: JESSE GRAHAM
Just for starters
PASSIONATE and enthusiastic Mount Evelyn residents are being sought to lend a hand as preparations for the Mount Evelyn Street Party get underway. The... Read More »
LNP supporters await Member for Noosa Glen Elmes' arrival following a tour of the Noosa River.
Ships of shame
MEMBER for Noosa Glen Elmes says he has had enough of the unseaworthy and hazardous boats polluting Noosa River, pledging to clean up the mess if re-e... Read More »
David Keenan will begin his new role as Southern Downs Regional Council CEO on 28 January.
Recycled CEO
IN JUST six days, Southern Downs Regional Council (SDRC) will welcome its new CEO. But David Keenan’s exit from his last local government job as gen... Read More »
Wodonga councillor Lisa Mahood moves to support marriage equality. 133316 Picture: ERIN SOMERVILLE
Marriage vows
Council says it will throw its weight behind gay marriage… “It’s a small victory, but a victory none-the-less.” That’s how Wodonga r... Read More »