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Ambulances making every second count

AMBULANCES are reaching us quicker.. But only just.. In the latest Ambulance Victoria performance data released last week, Campaspe Shire paramedics are responding to life-threatening medical emergencies seven seconds faster than the 12 months

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Vivienne Duck
Nov 22 2017
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$5,000 puts safety first

■10 years ago. Tuesday, November 14, 2007. ROCHESTER’S Farm and Road Safety Expo has received $5,000 for next year’s event.. Campaspe Shire provided the funding for the event to Rochester Rotary Club as part of the second round of the

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Campaspe News
Nov 22 2017
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Kaye recognised for showing Anzac spirit in classroom

AROUND 50 to 60 people converged on the memorial in Rochester to celebrate Remembrance Day.. Along with the time of remembrance, the Spirit of Anzac award was announced.. Rochester RSL Sub-Branch introduced the Spirt of Anzac Award in 2014 to mark

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Campaspe News
Nov 22 2017
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MG fined $650K over price cut: Dairy giant admits breaking...

EMBATTLED dairy processor Murray Goulburn has admitted to breaking the law after its dramatic farmgate milk price drop last year.. It has reached an agreement with corporate watchdog Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) for

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Vivienne Duck
Nov 21 2017
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Letters to the editor

Road safety on the agenda. THIS week, the following bills were introduced to the Victorian Parliament, which may be of interest to Murray Plains residents:. ■Health and Child Wellbeing Legislation Amendment Bill 2017. ■Road Safety Amendment

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Campaspe News
Nov 21 2017
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Probus celebrates...

PROBUS CLUB OF ROCHESTER celebrated its 20th anniversary with a dinner at Rochester Wine Tavern.. The inaugural members were present, and were presented with a certificate of recognition by Noel Schier, who is their local Rotary representative

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Campaspe News
Nov 21 2017
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Let there be more light

ELMORE Football and Netball Club will be kicking more goals and growing its ranks with $100,000 in funding from the state government.. The funding will be used to upgrade the oval lighting at the Recreation Reserve.. Having the lights upgraded to

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Campaspe News
Nov 21 2017
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REDHS ends year in good health

THE 24th annual general meeting of the Rochester and Elmore District Health Service (REDHS) was held on November 9.. The meeting outlined what the hospital had completed in the previous 12-month period.. This included the strategic plan, more

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Campaspe News
Nov 21 2017
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Fun run returns

THE third annual Rochester Fun Run is expected to be even bigger and better than last year.. The event, which is on this Sunday at Rochester Recreation Reserve, attracted more than 300 participants last year, but organisers are now anticipating that

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Campaspe News
Nov 21 2017
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Hera here is looking for a happy new home

SAY hello to a very happy Hera.. This bouncy, boisterous one-year-old Great Dane mixed breed is possibly the most gorgeous dog you will ever meet.. If your top three attributes in a new friend are smart, good looking and affectionate, Hera is the

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Vivienne Duck
Nov 21 2017
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Hay shed destroyed by...

A HAY shed was destroyed by fire in Nanneella yesterday.. Firefighters were called to the shed on the corner of Rochester-Kyabram Rd and Gibson Rd about 12.30pm.. They arrived to the shed which was well alight.. The building collapsed and there were

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Campaspe News
Nov 16 2017
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Honouring the Anzac...

NOMINATIONS have opened for the 2018 Anzac of the Year awards.. The awards honour those who serve in peace and also perpetuate the memory and gallantry of those who served in war.. Member for Murray Plains Peter Walsh encouraged residents in the

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Campaspe News
Nov 15 2017
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Water-saving projects...

■10 years ago. Tuesday, November 6, 2007. TEN district schools, sporting groups and community groups can undertake water-saving projects after receiving grants from the federal government.. The groups are among 33 projects in Campaspe Shire to

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Campaspe News
Nov 15 2017
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Stolen tools found in car

IT WAS a busy day for Rochester Police on Tuesday, nabbing two drivers with unregistered vehicles as well as a third car with stolen goods.. The third vehicle, driven by a 40-year-old man from Tongala, was pulled over in High Street, Rochester on

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Campaspe News
Nov 15 2017
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Big crowd celebrates heroes of Beersheba

AROUND 250 people converged on the Nanneella War Memorial on October 29.. They were there to celebrate the life of Captain Norman Rae, of the Light Horse Brigade in the Battle of Beersheba.. The battle in the First World War is recognised as one of

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Campaspe News
Nov 15 2017
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Campaspe about to turn white

Campaspe about to turn white. IT IS time to turn shop fronts in Campaspe Shire white.. Campaspe Shire Council are urging schools and businesses to turn their shop fronts white to make a stand on violence against women.. The Campaspe In White

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Campaspe News
Nov 15 2017
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Top Scouting honour...

BAMAWM teenager Kaija Pedler has been awarded one of the highest Scouting honours.. The local Venturer received a Queen’s Scout Award from the Governor of Victoria, Linda Dessau, at Government House last month.. Only a select few Venturers who

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Ivy Wise
Nov 15 2017
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Garage sale draws crowd

A SUNNY day greeted visitors to the annual Rochester Community Garage Sale on Saturday, November 4.. Some 100 houses held garage sales around the town.. There were visitors from interstate and local cities, including Bendigo and Echuca.. Overall

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Campaspe News
Nov 14 2017
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Elmore and Nanneella...

FOLLOWING successful workshops in Rochester and Lockington, the Melt the Ice workshops are back on again in Elmore and Nanneella.. This will give the people of these towns the chance to talk about ways to reduce the effects of ice and other drugs in

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Campaspe News
Nov 14 2017
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