Heathcote and Axedale police have been kept busy over the holiday period.January 10, 2013 4:11am
Heathcote and Axedale police have been kept busy over the holidays with many incidents in the district since the start of the year.
On January 1, two men were arrested at Eppalock Holiday Park after getting involved in a fight.
Heathcote police Sergeant John Olver said the two men would be charged on summons with unlawful assault, causing an affray and other allied assault offences.
On Friday, a Heathcote resident was cautioned for possession of cannabis and, a Mt Camel person was charged with dangerous driving on a private property.
On the weekend, district police caught and charged two drivers for driving while suspended and, also on Saturday, Axedale police caught a driver with a blood alcohol reading of 0.123.
The man was served with a Section 51 and his driver’s licence immediately suspended.
Despite all the activity, Sgt Olver said so far the summer holiday season in the district had been positive.
‘‘All in all the summer’s been pretty good to us and the drivers have been kind,’’ he said.
Cyclists, runners and walkers appear to be fair game for swooping native birds protecting their young.
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.
Tatura and Murchison SES Units were two of 28 Victorian State Emergency Service volunteer units to receive new equipment recently, as part of the annual AAMI equipment handover program.
SHOULD Campaspe Shire council have a position on gay marriage?
ROCHESTER police say hoon drivers and anyone disobeying road laws should prepare to lose their car.
Kyabram Football Netball Club's top veteran footballers have been inducted into the club's inaugural Hall of Fame.
More news as the Seymour Show edges closer.
Berrigan public decides drainage works location
A THREE-MONTH-OLD girl from Heathcote who died on Sunday night did not have any physical signs of injuries when ambulance arrived, according to police.
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.
The News magazines are online - read high quality magazines in your time. Check in regularly for the latest editions.
Riverine Herald's well regarded locally produced magazines. They're now online, so you can read them whenever and wherever you like.
Search for published and unpublished photos from McPherson Media Group newspapers and magazines. All our photos are available to purchase.
Place an advertisement in any one of McPherson Media Group's local newspapers.