A boat, owned by a Pakenham man, was burnt on the Murray River on Saturday.January 20, 2014 4:01am
No-one was injured when a boat caught fire on the Murray River on Saturday.
Fire crews from Bamawm Extension, Echuca and Torrumbarry were called to the boat fire about 2pm.
The boat from Pakenham, was being driven into the bank on the Victorian side of the river, on private property near Casey Rd, when the engine caught fire.
Once the fire was out, the Bamawm Extension tanker was used to pull the severely damaged boat from the river.
Brigade members used a series of chains to pull the boat up the bank for the owner.
Neighbourhood Watch Week will start with a sizzle — a sausage sizzle to be precise — at Sevens Creek Dve in Kialla.
Victoria State Emergency Service (SES) and other emergency services are preparing for the next round of wild weather in the north-east.
It was clear blue skies last Tuesday for the official launch of the Gargarro (pronounced Ga-gar-ro) Botanic Gardens in Girgarre.
SNAKES will be coming out of hiding as the weather warms up.
KATH Bubb has been recognised for 50 years of service with the Ballendella Red Cross.
IT EXPERTISE in Kyabram has received recognition after Advance Computing won a Microsoft Australia Partner Award in the excellence in regional area customer category.
Seymour A and B-grade in season decider
Extensive rainfall in the Southern Riverina is having a negative impact on farming.
McIvor Creek – in and around Heathcote – has gone over its banks with all our recent rain, flooding streets and causing closures and detours.
Yarroweyah's Katie Anderson will be heading to Wisconsin in the United States after winning the Dairy Youth Travel Scholarship.
After a 30-year career as an accountant in Deniliquin, Peter Skipworth officially retires today.
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