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Presidents Steve Shutt, Tim Carswell, Roger McGill, Lyn Pickering, Roger Hall, Phillip McMillan, Ian Pickering and Tim Fisher. 142149
Nine take lead at Narre Rotary
NINE presidents will take the reins at Rotary Club of Narre Warren throughout the year ahead. President-elect Bruce Armstrong suffered a heart attack ... Read More »
CFA checks for gas leak after car ploughs into shop
A WOMAN has been rushed to Dandenong Hospital after a car ploughed through the rear of a chemist shop at Hallam this afternoon. CFA units are on scene... Read More »
The Pakenham Warriors begin their playoff campaign this weekend. 142358 Picture: RUSSELL BENNETT
Warriors hit top form
THE Pakenham Warriors Big V basketball Division 2 men hit their best form at exactly the right stage of the season with a dominant 122-63 beat-down of... Read More »
Toni Bailey-Hazelhurst from Sydney with a quality snapper from a recent Cougar One charter to North Reef.
Noosa has been fishing a treat
NOOSA anglers have again been spoilt with a great range of piscatorial challengers. Starting with the river, the mouth has been really firing with qua... Read More »
Councillor Maria Sampey.
Councillor wants a second opinion
COUNCILLOR Maria Sampey has called for a legal second opinion on CEO John Bennie’s new contract. She last night (Monday) failed in her bid to put th... Read More »
Cranbourne senior station officer Phillip Charles accepts a cheque from Springhill senior centre manager Mark Ensor and assistant asset manager Nicole Angel. 141989 Picture: DONNA OATES
Brigade fund-raising fires up
CRANBOURNE Fire Brigade has 500 reasons to smile. Springhill Shopping Centre in Cranbourne last week presented a cheque for $500 to the crew. CFA Dist... Read More »
Andrew Grove, Jake Thompson, Fraser Trezrse. DIAMONDS v BOOMERS FC La Trobe University, Wodonga. Pictures: Adam Wilson
Boomers get the result
BOOMERS Football club held on for a 1-0 win over Wodonga Diamonds in this week’s round of senior men’s soccer. In other games TCW defeated St Pat&... Read More »
From left, Cennaire, 15, business manager Tony Drummond , David, 15, and Phoebe, 14, with the new solar panels behind. 142126_03
Solar plan a national first
MOUNTAIN District Christian School has become the first school nationally to commit to a novel Planet Ark-driven renewable energies program. In a ... Read More »
From left, president Upper Yarra Legacy Bonnie Georgi, State vice- president RSL Major George Logan, Warb RSL president Jamie Thomas and past president Keith Thomas. 142157 Picture: KATH GANNAWAY
Seven decades of service
AS A survivor of Gallipoli and the Western Front in WWI, Warburton auctioneer Hebert Thomas, knew what awaited the returned service men and women ... Read More »