The North Central Review

Stephen Brooks endorsed by Liberals as candidate for Nicholls

The Liberal Party has endorsed Cobram Secondary College teacher and farmer Stephen Brooks as its candidate for Nicholls in the next federal election. Mr Brooks, 38, said he planned to immediately contact all communities in...

Yuroke single-vehicle crash claims one life

A woman has died following a single-vehicle crash in Yuroke this morning. A vehicle was travelling along Mickleham Road when it left the road and struck a tree then rolled around 1.30am. Despite the best efforts...

Police news across the Mitchell Shire

Theft of boat and trailer Between 6am on December 26, 2021, and 3pm on January 2, unknown offenders gained access to a carport in Queen Street, Wallan and stole a boat and trailer. The boat...

COVID-19 continues to cause chaos

The new year has started with COVID-19 again causing chaos as the Omicron variant produces a surge in case numbers across Australia, affecting businesses and daily life across the region. It is estimated more than...

Wallan still left waiting for Watson Street interchange

By Colin MacGillivray MEMBER for McEwen Rob Mitchell has renewed a call for the Federal Government to ‘come clean’ about the state of the Hume Freeway diamond interchange at Wallan’s Watson Street amid continued inaction. Mr...

Shepparton’s Sam Birrell puts his hand up for Nationals

Shepparton’s Sam Birrell has confirmed he will seek pre-selection for the Nationals for the seat of Nicholls. Current Member for Nicholls Damian Drum announced earlier this month he would retire from politics at next year’s...

Wallan a step closer to proposed Southern Aquatics Facility

By Colin MacGillivray A WALLAN pool is a step closer after Mitchell Shire Council last week endorsed a Greenhill Reserve draft utilisation plan to investigate the precinct’s capacity to host an aquatic complex. Council gave support...

Local junior basketballers selected for state competition

THREE of the area’s junior basketballers have been selected to represent Victoria Country in the upcoming Kumon Country-Metro Challenge after performing well at recent tryouts and camps. Two of the basketballers selected are Whittlesea under 14...

Broadford Cricket Club finishes year second on the ladder

BROADFORD finished the year with a flourish, defeating Tallarook to remain in second place on the Seymour District Cricket Association A Grade ladder. Playing on the road against perennial powerhouse Tallarook, the home side started...

Sydney Street rejuvenation plans supported by potential car park location

MITCHELL Shire Council has identified nearly 200 current and potential future off-street car parking spaces as it continues to advance its Sydney Street rejuvenation plans. The $3.37 million rejuvenation project will remove 34 car parking...