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John Gunning was the first to congratulate Ray Besanko after the historic win.
Veteran creates history
VETERAN Cranbourne trainer Ray Besanko created history on Tuesday 26 May, when his three-year-old chestnut gelding Well Kept won the first race on Pa... Read More »
With a thumping right boot, Donnellan racked up 23 possessions in Melbourne's third win in a row. Pictures: WHITE LINE IMAGES
Kara’s a Demon on the field
YOU could not imagine a better AFL outing for Kara Donnellan. Resuming her AFL career by donning the red-and-blue for the third time in three years, D... Read More »
A Global Ballooning balloon struck powerlines last Friday. No one was injured.
Apology as balloon ride powers down
THE chief pilot of hot air ballooning company Global Ballooning has expressed regret for an incident last week where a balloon full of passengers stru... Read More »
Johnny Depp.
Local flew Depp dog mercy dash
LOCAL businessman and former Ansett pilot Perry Taylor is used to flying the rich and famous around the world, but a couple of weeks back he had two s... Read More »
Typical destruction in Kathmandu where a large apartment block stood in the foreground and was completely flattened to rubble.Picture: SUE CHAMBERLAIN
After the shock
SUE Chamberlain is often still left pondering how the earth didn’t shatter the day a 8.1 magnitude earthquake rocked Nepal last month. The local wom... Read More »
It was Chuck Long's iron grip that latched on to the final rebound of the match to secure Dandenong a 83-81 victory. 139532 Pictures: JARROD POTTER
Rangers sweat on last-second result
SEABL – ROUND 7 THEY don’t get any closer than this. Dandenong had to sweat out a last-term surge from the Hobart Chargers and wait to see how... Read More »