Echuca woman Tracey Kerr could be out of prison in as little as just over two years after a judge ordered her to serve a minimum of four and a half years in jail for killing Doug Barrett in 2012IVY WISE August 21, 2014 11:45am
Tracey Kerr has been sentenced to seven years’ jail for killing Echuca man Doug Barrett, 65.
However, with 818 days served, the Echuca woman will be eligible for parole in just over two years.
Justice Elizabeth Hollingworth handed down the sentence in Melbourne Supreme Court this morning.
Kerr, 42, was found guilty in April of manslaughter for the stabbing death of Mr Barrett on May 26, 2012.
RACV data shows Mitchell Shire has the highest number of insurance claims lodged in the region for animal-related collisions.
In a day made for football at the sun-bathed Lavington Sports Club Oval the 2015 Yarrawonga Under 16 Pigeons showed their class with a comprehensive victory in the AWJFL Grand Final against Wodonga.
Saturday, August 22 saw the Harston Memorial Hall packed to capacity for the annual Reg Poole Concert.
HEATHER and Brian Parker never meant to spend 10 months cruising to Goolwa and back.
CHILDREN from across the district went crazy over Book Week last week.
Young Bombers pull off last quarter comeback to win under-16 premiership.
The Darley and Swettenham stallion parades attracted large numbers to the showpiece Northwood Rd properties on Sunday.
Berrigan public decides drainage works location
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Cobram Barooga leaders and tourism operators have welcomed the launch of a new tourism strategy focusing on events, which aims to attract more people to the Murray River.
Cancer claims one of its fiercest combatants.
Water allocations were increased in the Goulburn-Murray Water region today.
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