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Nida Iqbal had never heard of Australia when her family decided to make it their home. 138933 Pictures: ROB CAREW
Nida enjoys thirst for life
DANDENONG businesswoman Nida Iqbal has constantly sought more from life and wants other refugees to have the chance to do the same. Her father was exe... Read More »
A taxi driver was held at knife point on Eastern Circuit. 141244 Picture: ERIN SOMERVILLE
Taxi driver in shock after knifepoint robbery attempt
AN Albury taxi driver was taken to hospital suffering shock last night after being held at knife point. Around 8.30pm on Wednesay, the 62-year-old tax... Read More »
Betty Keen with Dorothy Browne celebrating Dorothy's long service at the Hallam Red Cross.  139780
Friends’ double celebration
HALLAM’s Friends of Red Cross celebrated two very special occasions on Monday 15 June. Dorothy Browne was awarded as its longest serving member and ... Read More »
The only market that welcomes you with a piper. 
141089 Picture: CREG CARRICK
Handmade goods galore
ANOTHER successful Mount Evelyn Community market was held again over the weekend. Local craftspeople, artisans, cooks and traders set up stalls wh... Read More »
Ray Edwards and Simon Edwards with plans they intend to  put in place if their tender is successful. 141115_01
Cravan park upgrade
WARBURTON Caravan Park looks set for a major transformation. Simon Edwards and his father Ray Edwards detailed their plans to Yarra Ranges Council... Read More »
Acting Senior Sergeant Jen McKenna talks with Thomas, 5, and his family to promote the upcoming Coffee with a Cop initiative. 140972 Picture: ROB CAREW
Cops’ good brew
A NEW police initiative encouraging the community to meet their local police officers is coming to Endeavour Hills. The Coffee with a Cop program, ori... Read More »
Nikki Hassall was killed at the southern Stanthorpe bypass intersection. PICTURE: Supplied
Stop the carnage
BALLANDEAN winemaker Tony Hassall says more lives will to be lost at one of the region’s worst road crash zones unless the speed limit is reduce... Read More »