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REMEMBERING RALEIGH: The Hateley-Heath family, from left, Ava Heath, 8, Anna Heath, Leighton Hateley and Belle Heath, 11, have donated a Cuddle Cot to Naracoorte Hospital in honour of their daughter and sister, Raleigh.

Silver lining in tragic circumstances for Anna and Leighton

For nine months, Hopetoun couple Anna Heath and Leighton Hateley prepared to bring a baby into the world.

Apr 25 2018 / No Comment / Read More
2018 Horsham Anzac Day Dawn Service.

PHOTOS | VIDEO | Horsham Anzac Day Dawn Service

A large crowd turned out for Horsham’s Anzac Day Dawn Service at Sawyer Park.

Apr 25 2018 / No Comment / Read More
Cameron Roberts, Sevahn Maxwell, Hugh Toner and Rhiarna Richards lay a wreath at the 2018 Ararat Anzac Day service.

PHOTOS | Major General David McLachlan guest at Ararat Anzac Day service

Retired Major General David McLachlan spoke at Ararat’s Anzac Day ceremony which included a haka by the city’s Maori community.

Apr 25 2018 / No Comment / Read More

Blue-green algae warning for Edenhope’s Lake Wallace

GWMWater officials have advised Edenhope residents and visitors to avoid water in Lake Wallace following a blue-green algae outbreak.

Apr 23 2018 / No Comment / Read More

Thursday paper for The Weekly Advertiser

This week’s edition of The Weekly Advertiser will be published on Thursday instead of Wednesday in lieu of Anzac Day falling on the Wednesday.

Apr 22 2018 / No Comment / Read More

Glenda McLean resigns as Ararat Rural City councillor

Ararat Rural City Council chief executive Allan Bawden has confirmed Glenda McLean has resigned as a councillor, effective today.

Apr 20 2018 / No Comment / Read More
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PHOTOS | VIDEO | Horsham Anzac Day Dawn Service

2018 Horsham Anzac Day Dawn Service.

A large crowd turned out for Horsham’s Anzac Day Dawn Service at Sawyer Park.

Apr 25 2018 / No Comment / Read More

PHOTOS | Major General David McLachlan guest at Ararat Anzac Day service

Cameron Roberts, Sevahn Maxwell, Hugh Toner and Rhiarna Richards lay a wreath at the 2018 Ararat Anzac Day service.

Retired Major General David McLachlan spoke at Ararat’s Anzac Day ceremony which included a haka by the city’s Maori community.

Apr 25 2018 / No Comment / Read More

Stawell, Kaniva, Dimboola colleges share in $6.9-million for upgrades

Stawell, Kaniva and Dimboola colleges will share in $6.

Apr 20 2018 / No Comment / Read More

$1-million funding boost for Harrow Recreation Reserve

Harrow-Balmoral Football Netball Club members and supporters are celebrating a $1-million State Government funding boost to overhaul facilities at Harrow Recreation Reserve.

Apr 18 2018 / No Comment / Read More

Stawell’s North Park receives $600,000 funding boost to upgrade facilities

Leaders behind upgrades at Stawell’s North Park are celebrating a second major funding injection to redevelop outdated facilities in as many years.

Apr 18 2018 / No Comment / Read More

PHOTOS | VIDEO | Meat Meet barbecue battle win to Big Smoke BBQ

Phil Zanker, Warracknabeal, with his Fire 'N Smoke truck at a Meat Meet at Longerenong.

BARBECUE BATTLE: Twenty-six teams battled the elements on Saturday and Sunday to compete in an Australian Barbecue Alliance Meat Meet in Horsham.

Apr 18 2018 / No Comment / Read More

Dawn Hobbs celebrates 90 years with large family gathering

BIRTHDAY MILESTONE: Horsham community stalwart Dawn Hobbs celebrated her 90th birthday with family and friends on Sunday.

Apr 18 2018 / No Comment / Read More
Sport

Shadow Sax blitzes home in the 2018 Horsham Pacing Cup

Chavi and Taj Sulic pat Waikare Aristocrat at the 2018 Horsham Pacing Cup.

Classy pacer Shadow Sax notched up his fifth cup victory of the season with a brilliant front-running performance in the $50,000 The Weekly Advertiser Horsham Pacing Cup.

Apr 25 2018 / No Comment / Read More

Victoria honours for Ben Hobbs and Sam Breuer

Wimmera footballers Sam Breuer and Ben Hobbs have won selection to represent School Sports Victoria in a national competition in Adelaide.

Apr 24 2018 / No Comment / Read More

PHOTOS: Harrow-Balmoral vs Kalkee at Harrow

Clinton Robinson and Steve Schultz pounce on the ball, Harrow-Balmoral vs Kalkee at Harrow.

Harrow-Balmoral defeated Kalkee by 19 points at Harrow while in the A Grade netball, Kalkee reversed the result by five goals.

Apr 21 2018 / No Comment / Read More
Opinion

EDITORIAL: Reliability crucial for NBN success

Turn it off and turn it on again and hope for the best! Or perhaps, ‘don’t worry, it will eventually be okay!’ That seems some of the best anecdotal advice going around for people trying to overcome issues involving their…

Apr 18 2018 / No Comment / Read More

EDITORIAL: Boundary changes expose neglect

We could easily accept official proposals to expand the federal electoral division of Mallee as simple evolution and a matter of course based on long-term population drift.

Apr 11 2018 / No Comment / Read More

EDITORIAL: Send them off! It’s not cricket…

For those of us old enough to remember, there was a glaring problem with country football that was dangerous and ugly.

Apr 4 2018 / No Comment / Read More
Food & Wine

Countdown on to Grampians Seriously Shiraz wine festival

Grampians Wine Region will celebrate award-winning shiraz at some of the best wineries in Australia at an annual Seriously Shiraz festival from November 3 to 7.

Oct 18 2017 / Read More
Health & Lifestyle REMEMBERING RALEIGH: The Hateley-Heath family, from left, Ava Heath, 8, Anna Heath, Leighton Hateley and Belle Heath, 11, have donated a Cuddle Cot to Naracoorte Hospital in honour of their daughter and sister, Raleigh.

Silver lining in tragic circumstances for Anna and Leighton

For nine months, Hopetoun couple Anna Heath and Leighton Hateley prepared to bring a baby into the world.

Apr 25 2018 / Read More
Environment Allan Moyle with his barne velder at Wimmera Poultry Club auction.

PHOTOS: Wimmera Poultry Club auction a success

AUCTION: Wimmera Poultry Club welcomed people from across Victoria and interstate to its annual auction at its poultry pavilion at Horsham Showground on Sunday.

Apr 18 2018 / Read More
Politics

Emma Kealy angry over family violence safety hub shortfall

‘Totally unacceptable’ is how Member for Lowan Emma Kealy has described the allocation of one Family Violence Support and Safety Hub in western Victoria.

Dec 6 2017 / Read More
Arts Entertainment Circus Oz performers make themselves at home in Horsham.

VIDEO: Circus Oz bumps into Horsham Town Hall

The latest production from Circus Oz, called Model Citizens, will be at Horsham Town Hall for afternoon and evening shows on Saturday.

Apr 19 2018 / Read More
Business & Finance

FINANCE: SMSF a popular option

Self-Managed Super Funds, SMSFs, have become a popular way for Australians to control their superannuation.

Apr 18 2018 / Read More
To The Editor

LETTER: Future alternatives

SIR, – I read with interest your editorial, March 28, 2018,‘The Wimmera, yes we exist!’ In regards to Melbourne I agree that it is a ‘glaring red flag for a state that has a capital city slowly choking itself with…

Apr 4 2018 / Read More
Agriculture Allan Moyle with his barne velder at Wimmera Poultry Club auction.

PHOTOS: Wimmera Poultry Club auction a success

AUCTION: Wimmera Poultry Club welcomed people from across Victoria and interstate to its annual auction at its poultry pavilion at Horsham Showground on Sunday.

Apr 18 2018 / Read More
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