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Kooweerup skipper Luke Walker was the EDFL West’s standout player last season, and he’s set to benefit from his side’s improved midfield depth this year. 127240  Picture: ROB CAREW
Making excuses not a Shorey thing
EMBARRASSED… it’s the first word Kooweerup coach Matt Shorey uses to describe how he feels about last season’s EDFL West grand-final drubbing at... Read More »
A familiar sight this season at Dandenong Basketball Stadium, Cappie Pondexter flies to the basket in a 27-point Herculean effort in the WNBL semi-final. 134613 Picture: STEWART CHAMBERS
Pause reveals Cappie’s true colours
MOST of the roster had already left the court. There wasn’t much to sit around for at Dandenong after all, as the Rangers capitulated at home on Sat... Read More »
Warwick showgirl entrant Taylah Gibson will host a old time dance fundraiser next Friday night. Photo: Bubblez Barbeirato Photography.
Raising the stakes
WARWICK showgirl entrant Taylah Gibson will host an old time dance fund-raiser next Friday night to raise money for the Warwick Show and Rodeo Society... Read More »
Residents of the Collison Estate including, front from left, Graham Smith, Eileen and Ron Vorback and Simon Ostram. 135179 
Twilight zoned
Dead-end estate says development delays go on and on… RESIDENTS of a Cranbourne community say they feel like outcasts and that their estate ... Read More »
Vice-President of the Casey Multi-faith Network Pam Mamouney travvelled to Turkey last year as part of a study tour organised by the Australian Intercultural Society. 108719 Picture: STEWART CHAMBERS
Pam’s eyes opened on border
PAM Mamouney stood next to her daughter at the Turkish-Syrian border with tears in her eyes. Pam’s study tour to Turkey, on which she was invite... Read More »
The University of the Sunshine Coast will hit 11,000 students this year for the first time.
Record numbers at uni
ALMOST 4000 new students will start studies at the University of the Sunshine Coast on Monday, taking the university’s population to 11,000 for ... Read More »
Aware Industries supported employees Adam Hanns and Neil Burke, and supported team leader Gail Reece donate goods to the business' recycling service.135056_01 Picture: ERIN SOMERVILLE
Charity halved
NEW charity bin regulations at Wodonga has seen the volume of donations to Aware Industries’ new clothing recycling service drop by more than ha... Read More »
Marisa Cairns, Jie Smith, Jo Voce and Barry Collins prepare for Eastern Health's 'Closing the Gap' sports day. Picture: ROB CAREW
Off-field allies lock horns
THEY’RE allies in improving Aboriginal health, but Eastern Health staff and some of the best Aboriginal sporting talent will become fierce opponents... Read More »
Dixons Creek Primary School student, Grace Hodgson, had some one-on-one time with Ms Bishop and Casey MP Tony Smith. 134997_01 Picture: KATH GANNAWAY
Bishop on board
IT WAS a coup of the best kind for a local politician. For Casey MP Tony Smith to get Foreign Minister, Julie Bishop, to a 7am business breakfast befo... Read More »