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Organ donation a comfort in grief
LOCALS are urging the public register as organ donors during DonateLife Week.

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Police probing Plough Inn fire

A FIRE out the back of the Plough Inn could have been devastating for the historic Tarrawingee building.
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ALL the results and best photos from Wangaratta's O&M and O&K games.
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Ralph’s blood saves pug’s life

RALPH the kelpie x labrador was a hero last week when he saved the life of another dog.
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It’s a high risk game

WHEN Ramon Kathriner hits the big top, he’ll be eight metres up with no safety harness.
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Second highest state hike

WANGARATTA ratepayers have been lumped with the second highest municipal rates percentage increase.

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Drug accused refused bail
AN alleged drug dealer has been refused bail after accusations he was a "significant participant" in the MRC riots.
POLICE GIVE UP CHASE
NEW laws that prevent police from chasing certain suspects at high speeds have been defended by police.
Fidge and Country Alliance are ready to battle for Indi
JULIAN Fidge has officially flagged his interest to contest the seat of Indi.
Police probing Plough Inn fire
A FIRE out the back of the Plough Inn could have been devastating for the historic Tarrawingee building.
Families forced to flee home
WOMEN and children are attempting to leave family violence at a rate of 1500 cases per year.
Red, yellow and green bins ready
LOCAL residents will start to receive new bins from Monday, with 12,000 organic and general waste bins being rolled out.
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Flag race open
MILAWA has earned a timely confidence boost in a five-point win over Glenrowan.
Umpiring decisions taint an otherwise classic contest
THE umpires officiating Saturday’s match between Glenrowan and Milawa need to review their performance.
Wounded Pies no match for bigger Pigeons
COACH Brendan Cairns refused to blame injuries for the Magpies’ 71-point loss to Yarrawonga.
PHOTO GALLERY: Weekend sport action
ALL the results and best photos from Wangaratta's O&M and O&K games.
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Burglaries having impact on victims

AN increase in burglaries at business premises over the past month to six weeks has prompted the call for a public meeting to be held…Read the story

Seats of friendship

FRIENDSHIP seats were unveiled in both Euroa primary schools last week in a move to stamp out bullying and promote unison. The project was initiated…Read the story

Community idea bears fruit

A GROUP of passionate locals have nurtured an idea to create a garden space for the entire community to enjoy, and after 10 months the…Read the story

Fresh market funding

MYRTLEFORD could soon have a new farmers’ market after the State Government announced $10,000 in funding to go towards a feasibility study and business case…Read the story

People & Lifestyle

Floss gives time for orang-utans
FOR veterinary, Floss Miller, working with orang-utans was a far cry from her usual experiences.
John has a real sense of community
IT is all about giving back to the community for John Patton.
More than a game for passionate Ros
A LOVE for children, volunteering and developing AFL locally combines nicely for Ros Taylor.
Mathew in good spirits with his second novel
IT was a surreal experience for Mathew Coad when strangers asked him to sign copies of his novel.
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Rural News

Rural strategy hits the road
SPRINGHURST will be the first of two ‘drop-in’ community tour sessions council will run.
The only way is up for beef trade
BEEF prices are set to remain strong and even increase over the next few years.
Ag White Paper gets local reviews
THE agricultural white paper has been generally welcomed by farming organisations.
Bridgette has a world food focus
BRIDGETTE Byrne has been selected to take part in the upcoming Youth Ag-Summit.
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