Albury, Australia Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Border 'well-served' for out-of-hours doctor optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | Border Mail

    The after-hours clinic at the Albury Hospital is among the options for Border residents seeking care outside of the working day. Member for Farrer Sussan Ley is confident the Border will not be adversely impacted by a reduction in the Medicare rebate for doctors undertaking home visits.

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  2. Albury's Mortimer Shield gala day a big hit with the kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | Border Mail

    DETERMINED: St Pats' Hugo Morrison makes a break during the Mortimer Shield boys final against Holbrook on Friday. Picture: MARK JESSER Close to 600 students from several schools throughout the Border region took part in this year's Mortimer Shield rugby league and league tag gala day at Jelbart Park on Friday.

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  3. Phoenix chases finals after six straight misses at provincial levelRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | Border Mail

    CLOSE: St Patrick's Neil Smith , Belvoir's Drew Cameron and New City's Sam Grant are desperate to play finals. Picture: MARK JESSER There's bittersweet news for the Phoenix, with Lavington spearhead Daryl Tuffey set to miss the weekend, although fellow quick Nathan Brown returns from work commitments.

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  4. Danny dances towards future cures in Stars of the BorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | Border Mail

    TWO FOR TANGO: Dance teacher Charli Ivic says she and partner Danny Lowe will aim for some flashy moves and lifts during their Argentine tango routine at this year's Stars of the Border Dance for Cancer. Picture: MARK JESSER He felt it 15 years ago when his late son had cancer and it's still there today as his parents fight the disease, especially since his mother received a terminal diagnosis.

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  5. a Wodonga Raiders to use Albury pre-season competition as part of learning curveRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | Border Mail

    With only two members of last season's line-up set to play in the top grade at Birallee Park, coach Jodie House said the Albury Netball Association's pre-season competition would be vital to their preparation. The series kicked off on Thursday night at J.C. King Park with 24 teams from the Ovens and Murray, Hume and Tallangatta and District leagues taking part.

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  6. Big opportunity for Taree basketballer Ben WilliamsRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2018 | Manning River Times

    TAREE basketballer Ben Williams starts a journey this week that will take him to Melbourne and one he hopes will eventually lead to him playing in America. The 18-year-old has been accepted into the Australian College of Sport, where he will study for a Diploma of Sport Development.

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  7. A Red Hot end to summer on Border's Gateway LakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | Border Mail

    ALL STAR SHOW: John Farnham headlines a star-studded Aussie flavoured Red Hot Summer Tour concert at Wodonga's Gateway Lakes. Thousands of music fans will pack Wodonga's Gateway Lakes on Saturday to see a host of Aussie rock and pop stars, headlined by ARIA Hall Of Fame performer John Farnham.

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  8. Strong field in the mix for Andronicos and Iannotta Cup tournamentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | Border Mail

    BRING IT ON: Albury City stars Bridget McDiarmid, Jill Scott, Jessicca-Jane Williams and Haley Morris ahead of the Iannotta Cup this weekend. Picture: KYLIE ESLER More than half of the AWFA clubs will use this weekend's Andronicos Cup to fine-tune their preparation for the 2018 season.

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  9. After-hours doctor service to withdraw from Albury with Medicare rebate cuts coming into effectRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | Border Mail

    The National Home Doctor Service, which runs 13SICK, will close services in Albury following Medicare rebate cuts coming into effect tomorrow. Albury-Wodonga residents who have used 13SICK have been sent letters about the service's imminent closure in the region.

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  10. Rower leaves river with more than $40,000 for his causeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | Border Mail

    SETTING OFF: Brad McCabe at Albury's Noreuil Park in January before his canoe trip, which supported Beyond Blue. He arrived in Goolwa last week.

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  11. Home doctor services to close in wake of Turnbull government cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | Sydney Morning Herald

    After-hours home doctor services have begun shutting down as a result of recent Turnbull government cuts to Medicare rebates, sparking fears of further pressure on hospital emergency departments. The National Home Doctor Service - the country's largest provider of home visits - has begun sending letters to patients in NSW, Queensland, Tasmania and Western Australia to tell them of imminent closures.

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  12. REVEALED: 35 O&M players named in Murray Bushrangers squadRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | Border Mail

    In a major surge for the league, Albury had seven youngsters make the 56-member squad with Wodonga Raiders , Wangaratta , Lavington , Wodonga , Yarrawonga , Wangaratta Rovers and Corowa-Rutherglen . Wodonga Raiders ruckman Floyd Bollinghaus , along with Laitham Vandermeer, Jordan Butts and Tom Boyd, were named as the Bushrangers' 19-year-old players.

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  13. Mayor's bid to land Qantas pilot academy at Illawarra airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | Illawarra Mercury

    Shellharbour mayor Marianne Saliba is among a growing number of civic leaders around regional Australia who believes her town would be the perfect place for a Qantas pilot academy. Qantas announced last week that it would spend $20 million next year to set up its pilot school, and said it was searching for "an existing airfield in regional Australia to provide easy access to uncongested airspace".

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  14. Greta Small dreams big - she wants to bring gold Down UnderRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    PYEONGCHANG, South Korea: Australian Greta Small has literally come a long way since she learnt to ski at her local resort of Mount Hotham - she had to. The 22-year-old, who registered Australia's best result in women's Olympic downhill on Wednesday, finishing 20th, spends half of the year in Europe because at home there is little competition - and relatively little in the way of downhill.

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  15. Alpine skiing - Greta Small dreams big: she wants to bring gold Down UnderRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | Reuters

    Australian Greta Small has literally come a long way since she learned to ski at her local resort of Mount Hotham -- she had to. The 22-year-old, who registered Australia's best result in women's Olympic downhill on Wednesday, finishing 20th, spends half of the year in Europe because at home there is little competition -- and relatively little in the way of downhill.

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  16. Border performer enters stage right thanks to scholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | Border Mail

    PRESENTATION: CAT Awards patron Mary Porter with Albury's Jesse Challis after he received the Mary Porter Professional Development Scholarship on the weekend. IN ACTION: Jesse Challis as Troy Bolton in Trinity Anglican College's 2017 show High School Musical.

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  17. Licence to be safe on road needed to stop truck crashesRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2018 | Border Mail

    A waste disposal company has called for the NSW government to issue businesses with special licences to use heavy trucks on the road, which can be revoked if any safety issues are found. J.J. Richards & Sons corporate systems national manager Haydee Forster made the comments as part of a submission into the Parliament's Heavy Vehicle Safety and Use of Technology inquiry.

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  18. Passengers fume as V/Line pays $750 for taxi to replace train and coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2018 | ABC News

    V/Line has forked out around $750 for a maxi-taxi to ferry passengers to Melbourne after two breakdowns on regional train service left passengers fuming. The saga for passengers began when a V/Line train bound for Melbourne from Albury broke down at Chiltern in the state's north east on Sunday.

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  19. Magpies have wings clipped in section two blockbuster against SPDRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2018 | Border Mail

    TOP SHOT: Jade Culph combined well with Lewis Ahern in an outstanding doubles rubber to see SPD snatch the points by two games against Forest Hill Cats in section one. The standout match from Saturday afternoon pennant was the section two men's clash between St Patricks-Diggerville and Forest Hill Magpies, with the former ahead when it counted.

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  20. Long-standing doubles event continues tradition at BungowannahRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2018 | Border Mail

    HOME TEAM: Bungowannah pairing Hayden Jelbart and Greg White are preparing for the annual Bungowannah doubles tournament on March 4. Bungowannah, a small farming community about 15 kilometres west of Albury along the Riverina Highway, is supported mostly by Albury-Wodonga residents who enjoy the relaxed atmosphere of country tennis. Defending section one men's winners Ben Newton and Sean Stuchbery will be back in action, while the women's event is wide open, with 2017 champions Alison Eaton and Nicola Smith unlikely to team up again.

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