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Young ballers get tips from the top

by Jackson RussellMELBOURNE United NBL star Peter Hooley gave some of Wallan’s aspiring basketballers some professional tips at clinics at RB Robson Stadium on Wednesday, January 9.

Pool fun at Tallarook

IT was fun in the sun at the Tallarook outdoor pool last week when the Mitchell Shire Volume committee hosted a pool party for young people in the district.

The place for a village

TRANSITION Village Wallan (TVW) has received the nod of approval from VicRoads and Mitchell Shire Council for land on the outskirts of Wallan to build a sustainable village for the homeless.

Raising the roof

WORKS to complete raising and replacing the roof at Kilmore Leisure Centre are continuing this month in the hope swimmers and community groups throughout the municipality will be able to dive...

Siege in Wallan

by Jackson Russell and Evelyn LeckieA 22-YEAR-old man was arrested by police in Wallan at 6.50pm on Thursday, January 10 after a siege that lasted almost seven hours.

Raffle spreads some Christmas spirit

THE KILMORE & District Hospital Auxiliary Christmas raffle has been a success with a raised total of $4536.50 thanks to the combined efforts of volunteers at Coles in Kilmore and Wellington Square...

Hope for Watson Street development

Action may be in sight for Wallan’s Watson Street interchange following the Member for Northern Victoria and Minister for Regional Development, Agriculture and Resources Jaclyn Symes newly instated position and support...

Dianella hostel residents more mobile

DIANELLA hostel residents gathered around for a healthy morning tea with Anthony O’Dwyer and Laurie Stelfox from the Mitchell Masonic Lodge this week to acknowledge 10 years of generous donations to...

Spreading Christmas cheer

JUST in time for Christmas, Pyalong Neighbourhood House has received another donation for struggling farmers.Goodstart Early Learning Heidelberg donated nearly 200 presents to the cause which started...

Chisholm elected mayor

MITCHELL Shire Council has a new mayor, with North Ward Councillor Bill Chisholm elected to the position at a special council meeting last Monday (November 26) in Broadford. Cr Chisholm was elected alongside new Deputy...