Today is your last chance to fill Christmas donation bins in Rochester with gifts.ELAINE COONEY December 14, 2012 4:11am
Rochester Salvation Army family support counsellor Lorraine Haines (left) and welfare helpers Malcolm Schmidt and June Robinson are reminding residents to fill up the Christmas donation bins with presents as they will be collected on Saturday.
District residents are urged to fill Christmas donation bins in Rochester with presents before the weekend.
Rochester Salvation Army family support counsellor Lorraine Haines and welfare helpers Malcolm Schmidt and June Robinson said the presents would be collected on Saturday.
Collection points are set up at the Rochester Market, Mitre 10 and the Murray Goulburn Trading store.
Mrs Haines said the presents would be collected by the Salvation Army and would be followed by motorbikes from the Ulysses Social Club and brought to Echuca.
From there, the presents would be distributed to families in need across the region.
She said many presents would go to Rochester families.
Nathalia Football Club players saved a 60-year-old man after his car went into a creek.
After building his form in a consistent effort during the past 12 months, Mulwala double trap shooter James Willett has staked his claim on possible Olympic gold after taking out the ISSF World Cup last week.
The Aboriginal and wider community is mourning the death of revered Bangerang Aboriginal elder, Uncle John ‘‘Sandy’’ Atkinson.
Twelve months ago Fabian Meharry was using police and the Riverine Herald to help recover his Subrosa BMX bike.
ROCHESTER V/Line travellers can now buy tickets in their home town again.
Lions Club charity money was stolen from a Kyabram barbershop Tuesday morning.
Seymour suffers disappointing loss to Euroa
Barooga transport owner-operator Glen Kearney says he is relieved the Federal Government has abolished the Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal.
DESPITE criticism from within the community over a perceived lack of use, the O’Keefe Rail Trail has enjoyed good traffic over the past couple of weeks, with more to come.
he success of the 2015 Barooga Sports Classic Pairs event has made the organisers the worthy recipient of the Berrigan Shire’s Event Management award at the Berrigan Shire Business and Environment Awards.
School fundraises for student with leukaemia.
Australian Dairy Farmers Limited has expressed disappointment at the announcement made by Murray Goulburn Co-operative about their revised opening milk price.
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.