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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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Current Issue

Flying high
BENDIGO physiotherapist Raymond Lee has won gold, silver and bronze medals in two recent international martial arts competitions in Hong Kong. Pursuing his passion for martial arts, Lee participated in the Hong Kong International Tai Chi Competition, winning silver and bronze. Lee then took part..
26-May-2011
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Bendigo snookers new world class event
Bendigo will host the first ever world ranking snooker event to be staged in Australia. The Victorian Government, IMG Worldwide, the global sports, fashion and media company and World Snooker announced that Victoria has secured the right to host the event, named the Australian Goldfields Op..
23-May-2011
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Boston Marathon a winner
WELL-KNOWN Bendigo businessman John McGrath writes about three Bendigonians who took part in one of the world’s greatest footraces – the Boston Marathon. ON a cold but clear Boston morning last month, Sandhurst Football Club president and iron man Kevin Walsh, his wife Frances and I..
20-May-2011
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Golden day for racing
BENDIGO racecourse will host a premier Saturday meeting for the next three years from March next year. Racing Victoria made the announcement this week. To be known as the Golden Mile raceday, it will replace the standard Melbourne metropolitan fixture and bring the stars of the sport to Bendigo ..
20-May-2011
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Sports Shorts May 20
ALL-ABILITIES FUTSAL Football Federation Central Victoria will be running modified indoor soccer (futsal) sessions for people with a disability. People of all ages and abilities are encouraged to attend. The matches will be held every Friday night until June 10 at the South East Secondary Co..
20-May-2011
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Anniversary waltzing
A milestone reached and memories rekindled Anniversaries, wonderful milestone markers of memories that act as a benchmark in life. Last Monday was the anniversary of five years of writing the Cycling with Eddie column for the Bendigo Weekly. What does five years mean to you in your cyclin..
20-May-2011
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