Letters to the editor
Melbourne is my hometown and I love every nook and cranny of it.
When we all learned of the shocking and tragic murder of exchange student Aiia Maasarwe in Melbourne last week, the news was not only devastating but also disappointing, as many of us reacted with ‘‘not again’’.
January 26 is a day that has different meanings for different people.
Any measure taken at a local level to lower crime rates is welcomed.
If you’ve been watching television lately you might think that pill testing is the newest solution to the drug epidemic and this wonderful answer is being opposed by unreasonable conservatives.
It is encouraging to see Greater Shepparton City Council has already started to look at ways the Shepparton Art Museum can be used once the new SAM is in operation.
As if we potato heads needed any more ammunition to fire at meat heads.
We congratulate the many local high school and college students who received a tertiary course offer yesterday.
Thongs are, among other things, a simple, lower range of sandal-like footwear — common casually complementing summer Australian clobber such as singlets and shorts.
Today has the potential to be Shepparton’s hottest day in about 20 years, with forecasts late yesterday still estimating a scorching daytime high of 45°C.
Another youngster needlessly dies at a music festival; another discussion about pill testing ensues.
The news of Cathy McGowan’s planned departure from federal politics and the seat of Indi comes as no surprise. Ms McGowan, 65, flagged she was seeking a successor last November.
HOLIDAY-MAKERS in Echuca-Moama have been left with a bad taste in their mouth as gastro continues to sweep through caravan and holiday parks along the Murray River.
A search has resumed for former Shepparton mother Felicity Shadbolt, who went missing while bushwalking in Western Australia’s Pilbara region.
A 52-year-old Kyabram man has died after his motorbike struck a tree in Kialla this morning. The man had been travelling with two other riders along Watt Rd, near Riverview Drv, just before 7am when the crash occurred, a police statement said...
A 48-year-old Shepparton man was last night arrested by Australian Federal Police (AFP) and Victoria Police as part of an investigation into suspicious packages delivered to Australian embassies and consulates. In a joint statement, the AFP and...