CHRIS Mitchell is passionate about educating children.
GEMMA ROWLEY SMALL Flanders poppy tiles that were placed on local World War I soldiers' graves as a kind gesture to mark the centenary were considered "commendable in its intent, but contrary to principle" according to the Department of Veterans Affairs.
JENNY DENTON WHILE swimming legend Lisa Curry gave lessons in the pool at Cohuna last weekend, her other half, Mark 'Andrew' Tabone, was relaxing in the shade in the lead up to his 'Legends' tribute show.
KEN JENKINS THE return of students to district schools has prompted Gannawarra mayor, Cr Lorraine Learmonth to remind motorists using local roads to watch out for children travelling to and from school.
JENNY DENTON A DISTRICT social tradition is set to resume later this year.
JENNY DENTON COHUNA show organisers are preparing for this year's event, on Saturday, March 16, but say it will be reduced in length and offerings.
JENNY DENTON WITH the Lions Club-cooked breakfast cooked and consumed and the cockatoos wheeling and squawking in the blue sky above, Australia Day proceedings at Cohuna got under way in Garden Park.
KEN JENKINS THE hardships endured by the first English settlers over two centuries ago set the scene for the type of nation we appreciate today, according to Olympic athlete, Damian Brown.
A SENSE of community has the capacity to embolden people, a former resident told the Australia Day gathering at Murrabit.
FIREFIGHTERS prevented a bushfire spreading beyond the back fence of a house at Macorna.
THE district's two neighbouring football and netball leagues have agreed to create an amalgamated board.
ANOTHER independent candidate has joined the contest to represent the Federal seat of Mallee.
THE annual Victorian Urban Junior Fire Brigades Championships are expected to attract about 2000 people to Kerang.
RURAL groups have expressed outrage over Federal Labor's proposal to repeal the 1500GL cap on water buybacks.
WHEN Kerang resident Tahnee Southern, 31, felt a tingling sensation in her legs that wouldn't go away she ...