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Bill's shortened visit?
Bendigo Weekly
Federal Opposition Bill Shorten will visit Bendigo today, but his reason for doing so has disappeared. Mr Shorten will visit a Bendigo house with Member for Bendigo Lisa Chesters today to discuss “rumoured changes to pensions” over a cup of tea . Ms Chesters said it was an im..
29-Apr-2014
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Copycats in Ballarat
Bendigo Weekly
ANALYSIS Last week it was Labor politicians copying each other, with Lisa Chesters and Jacinta Allan mimicking each other over the Bendigo TAFE merger plan. (http://www.bendigoweekly.com.au/news/signing-form-the-same-song-sheet) This week it is the turn of the Coalition, with the announc..
28-Apr-2014
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PSOs start work at station
Christine McGinn
Five Protective Services Officers will be on duty at Bendigo train station tonight. Local PSOs will patrol the station from 6pm to the last train, seven day a week to ensure the community's safety. Minister for Police and Emergency Services Kim Wells said this was the first roll out of PSOs f..
28-Apr-2014
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Disabled residents stay home
Bendigo Weekly
Local disabled residents are set to stay in their homes longer with extra government funding help. The federal and state governments are chipping in $537,524 to help residents living with a disability remain in their homes. Patron Senator for Bendigo Michael Ronaldson said the Home and Commun..
28-Apr-2014
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Hundreds of jobs heading our way?
Anthony Radford
Bendigo could be in line for hundreds of public servant jobs, but only if Premier Denis Napthine keeps his. The Bendigo Weekly understands the State Government is considering shifting Department of Environment and Primary Industries jobs from Melbourne to Bendigo. But it is only if the Sta..
25-Apr-2014
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Class act at Quarry Hill
Christine McGinn
Quarry Hill Primary School students were hand-picked to receive $1.9 million in funding in the state government’s May budget. Premier Denis Napthine said the school was chosen for the funding after significant increases in student numbers. “We know this school is growing in size....
24-Apr-2014
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Council predicts November cricket return at QEO
Bendigo Weekly
Cricket is every chance to return to the Queen Elizabeth Oval as early as mid November, as a three turf wicket table will be installed immediately after the Bendigo Football Netball League grand finals. City of Greater Bendigo acting Parks and Natural Reserves Manager Roger Bar..
22-Sep-2011
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Footy showdown
Peter Kennedy
GREATER Bendigo mayor Rod Fyffe is hoping his beloved Golden Square Bulldogs will create history this weekend when they take on Eaglehawk in the 2011 Bendigo Football Netball League grand final. The League’s top two teams will go head to head at the hallowed Queen Elizabe..
22-Sep-2011
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Pedal power
Bendigo Weekly
THERE was action aplenty last weekend at the Bendigo BMX track as riders took advantage of a fast track to test themselves to the limit as part of the Gold Rush open event...
16-Sep-2011
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Footy stars drop in
Bendigo Weekly
SOME of footy’s big names created a stir when they dropped into St Francis of the Field primary school this week as part of the Toyota Good for Footy Tour. The current and former players have been visiting regional centres to promote interest in this year’s AFL ..
16-Sep-2011
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Williams tips Judd for medal
Bendigo Weekly
Chris Judd is a shoo-in for his third Brownlow medal, according to Blues legend Greg Williams. As a guest speaker for the Golden Eagles coterie group at The Bridge Hotel last Friday, the man known as Diesel said the Carlton captain should break the record for most votes in a season. “He&rs..
16-Sep-2011
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Top of the game
Bendigo Weekly
THERE must be something in the water bottles down at St Therese’s Primary School. Last weekend, two of their Under 12 football stars, Darcy Bakes and Zack Shelton, wrote their names into the school’s sporting history with very similar stories. Darcy captained the B team to a premiers..
16-Sep-2011
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