District wildlife sought out whatever water it could find during last week's extreme temperatures.February 17, 2014 2:11pm
Last week was the tail end of a heatwave which had broken records in parts of Victoria, according to the Bureau of Meteorology.
"Since about early to mid-January, we've had an extraordinary run of heat across the state," BOM duty forecaster Phil King said.
But the weekend's cool change was likely here to stay, Mr King said last week.
"It's the first time we will see the slow erosion of the pool of heat we've seen collecting in the middle of the continent," he said.
"(It is the) first sign we're on the back end of record-breaking heat."
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.
When Pyalong Primary School does something, it does it well. Here are the students all dressed up for the school's recent Roald Dahl day to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the author’s birth on September 13, 1916.
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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