Police are hoping someone driving to work may have witnessed several bins being lit on fire in one of Shepparton’s industrial areas this week.August 23, 2014 4:12am
Shepparton police Crime Investigation Unit Detective Senior Constable Gary Dean said at least four bins were set alight in the area of Williams Rd, Lockwood Rd and Sherif St in the early hours of Thursday morning.
A wheelie bin was set on fire at the corner of Lockwood and Williams Rds at 1.30
‘‘It’s probably going to be kids that have done it,’’ Det Sen Const Dean said.
‘‘I’m hoping there’ll be some witnesses to that last lot of bins being set on fire, given that people would have been going to work around that time.’’
One person is dead after a collision between a car and a truck on the Murray Valley Highway and Waaia Bearii Rd. Traffic is being diverted around the scene.
The first preliminary final on Saturday saw the Tungamah seniors start their campaign against Waaia at the Rennie Recreation Reserve.
The Aboriginal and wider community is mourning the death of revered Bangerang Aboriginal elder, Uncle John ‘‘Sandy’’ Atkinson.
CLAIRE Murphy came home the other day.
BE LIKE Barry — the video by Campaspe Shire to educate children about recycling — was launched at St Mary’s Primary School on Monday.
WYUNA’s Memorial Hall was filled with over 80 people for the recent launch of the Wyuna History Group’s third book by Wyuna History Group researcher Noel Thompson – Wyuna Honour Roll 1914-1918.
Avenel win over Nagambie to take top spot
Berrigan Shire councillor Daryll Morris says he has been sickened by some of the vitriol and personal attacks to surface since the council’s proposal to redevelop Finley’s Memorial Hall and School of Arts site was revealed in October last year.
WINE is meant to be enjoyed with good food and good friends.
The preparations for the 10th Cobram Swap Meet have been given a boost with a brand new line marker. The Rotary Club of Cobram, which organise the swap meet, applied for a volunteer grant from the Federal Government, from which it received $4600.
Deni’s Debutante Ball gurus Vicki Ackers and Deb O’Connor love working with youth.
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