On track for a better life
Christine McGinn
TRANSFORMED Dylan Whelan, has turned his life around with the help of a local support program. A heroin-addict and dealer, Mr Whelan struggled with substance abuse for a decade spending up to $1000 on the drug each day. Strangers saved Mr Whelan twice after he overdosed on the addictive d..
12-Apr-2014
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Mosque decision based on planning
Christine McGinn
GREATER Bendigo council has vowed to consider the mosque proposal on planning grounds, not personal beliefs. About three quarters of the 132 objections have opposed the mosque on anti-Muslim grounds. “Approval for an Islamic mosque in Bendigo would be approval to dismantle Australian..
12-Apr-2014
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Chapman's transparency call
Bendigo Weekly
Greater Bendigo councillor Elise Chapman is calling for council to open up its books to the public about the Amicus controversy. A complaint was made against Cr Chapman and Cr Helen Leach in March last year following a public event in Hargreaves Mall. (http://www.bendigoweekly.com.au/news/ru..
11-Apr-2014
FIRST FOR NEWS
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Human remains found
Bendigo Weekly
Police found human remains in the Wellsford Forest yesterday. The Homicide Squad Detectives and Search and Rescue units found the partial remains of 46-year old Kerang man, William Stevenson. ''Police have located what is believed to be human remains following a search in bushland i..
11-Apr-2014
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LNP web plan fails to please
Christine McGinn
Bendigo will be “left behind” under the government’s National Broadband Network roll-out according to Labor parliamentarians. Shadow Minister for Communications Jason Clare came to Bendigo today, demanding the government delivers “the real NBN”. “Bendigo wa..
11-Apr-2014
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In the running for Mother’s Day Classic
Steve Kendall
THERE is a mighty big team gearing up for this year’s Mother’s Day Classic from DCK Real Estate. Measuring in at about 40, the team will make a big impact in their pink bandanas and positive approach. The Mother’s Day Classic is having its sixth outing in Bendigo with DCK..
11-Apr-2014
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Footy kicks off
Local football gets underway this weekend when the Loddon Valley League begins its 2011 season. Reigning premier Bridgewater begin its championship defence when it hosts Serpentine. Regular finalist Mitiamo will be at home to YCW which has been busy on the recruiting trail over the summer. Pyr..
01-Apr-2011
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Boys FC tournament a winner
Junior Soccer was the big winner last weekend as Bendigo hosted the state’s biggest tournament for seven-a-side teams from around the state. Strathdale Mariners, Swan Hill, Colts United, Bendigo United and Kyneton were among the country clubs taking part in the two day tournament in age grou..
01-Apr-2011
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Fyffe is No. 1
Bendigo Football League premiers Golden Square will have Bendigo’s Number One citizen behind them in their quest for another premiership this year. City of Greater Bendigo mayor Rod Fyffe helped launch the Bulldogs’ season and has received the Number One membership ticket and is sur..
01-Apr-2011
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PREMIERS BATTLE:
A huge match for country football enthusiasts tonight at Deakin Reserve in Shepparton. BFL premiers Golden Square will tackle the Goulburn Valley League champions Shepparton United under lights from 7.30pm. The match will give coach Nick Carter a great opportunity to test his side against one of the..
31-Mar-2011
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Second hand rose?
There are pointers to be aware of when purchasing a used cycle Thinking of starting off in cycling or updating your bike from the old faithful that has serviced you so well, or the bike that has been parked in a dark corner of the shed and lost its appeal? Caught between thinking should I sa..
31-Mar-2011
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Lockwood claims tennis title
The celebrations are continuing for the Lockwood Tennis Club after they made it back-to-back titles in the Marong and District Tennis Association Grand Final. Led by top performances from Simon Baker and Kathy Baker, the Lockwood players were able to score a convincing win over Newbridge to remain..
31-Mar-2011
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