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Pedestrian killed at Kooweerup
A MAN has been killed following a truck collision near Kooweerup today. Police believe the male pedestrian died at the scene as a result of the crash ... Read More »
First out the race, Jacob Weitering savoured his task as Vic Country captain. 141285 Pictures: JARROD POTTER
He plays at the back but leads from the front
TO RUN out for Vic Country in this year’s AFL Under-18 National Championships, you would have to run past high-flying defender Jacob Weitering. Weit... Read More »
A used syringe was found at a shopping centre car park in Lynbrook on Saturday 4 July. 141391
Syringes here, there, everywhere
DISPOSING of more than 10 syringes a week is just a part of the job for one local gardener. Noble Park resident of three years Eric Simmons has be... Read More »
A taxi driver was held up at knifepoint on Eastern Circuit. 141244 Picture: ERIN SOMERVILLE
Teen charged over taxi knife hold-up
A TEENAGER has faced children’s court at the weekend charged with the armed robbery of a taxi driver in Albury. The 17-year-old was arrested at a Ga... Read More »
Plastic peril for wildlife. 141269 Picture: Courtesy Healesville Sanctuary
One ring to fool them all
A BADGER Creek couple is appealing to locals not to include plastic milk-bottle rings in their offerings for visiting bower birds. Maureen and Bluey G... 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 »