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  1. Opposition to NSW council merger explodesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Green Left Weekly

    Residents attending a public inquiry on February 2 at Wests Ashfield into the New South Wales government's plan to amalgamate Ashfield, Leichhardt and Marrickville Councils were of one mind: they opposed it. About 50 people spoke in the afternoon session, and only 5, including Ashfield Liberal councillor Julie Passas and a self-described businessman, supported the plan.

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  2. Southern NSW councils at odds over merger planRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | ABC News

    A small southern New South Wales shire has spoken loudly for its independence at one of the first public inquiries into the State Government's proposed mergers. Conargo Shire Mayor, Norm Brennan, said the majority of the 80 people at a hearing in Deniliquin yesterday afternoon were from his shire and they opposed the proposed merger with Deniliquin Council.

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  3. Lock the gatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Shepparton News Online

    Frustration over implementation of the Murray-Darling Basin Plan reaches fever point across food producing communities in New South Wales and Victoria, with many vowing to 'lock the gatet'. A Murray-Darling Basin Authority meeting was held at the Deniliquin RSL Club on Tuesday.

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  4. Hope that Water Act amendment can assist water allocationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | ABC News

    The Member for Farrer, Sussan Ley, is disappointed up to 50 jobs will be lost from regional New South Wales food processor, Sunrice, but is positive about the future of the rice industry. Sunrice is restructuring operations at its mills in Deniliquin and Leeton in response to forecasts of a significantly smaller rice crop this year.

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  5. SunRice to slash jobs at Riverina rice millsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | ABC News

    Councillors are calling for a rethink on water policy after the announcement that regional New South Wales food processor, SunRice, is cutting jobs at two sites in southern New South Wales. Staff and unions were informed of proposed redundancies on Thursday, but SunRice said it would not come into effect until late April.

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  6. Peter's second Citizen of the Year honourRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Benalla Ensign

    A booming Deniliquin Australia Day crowd saw popular local teacher Peter Rae recognised as the 2016 Citizen of the Year. Held from 8am in the Waring Gardens, the lush lawns were alive with both young and old and the 250 brekkie meals served by Deniliquin's Rotary Club gave some indication of the size of the gathering.

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  7. Severe thunderstorm warning for Sydney's west and NSW regionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | ABC News

    The Bureau of Meteorology has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for Sydney, the Riverina, parts of the Illawarra and several other parts of New South Wales. The BoM warning includes the Central West Slopes and Plains and the Lower Western and Upper Western regions of New South Wales.

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  8. Missing man's body foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | Bendigo Advertiser

    UPDATE: The body of a man who went missing after falling from a houseboat into the Murray River near Echuca has been found. Police were alerted about 1.40am on Saturday that a man, who was staying on the boat with friends, had fallen from the top deck of the boat into the water.

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  9. Irish tourist's body recovered from MurrayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Shepparton News Online

    THE body of a man who went missing after falling from a houseboat into the Murray River at Echuca this morning was located this afternoon. One of the divers takes his equipment onto the houseboat from which the man fell and which was used as a base by the searchers.

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  10. Family marks McLean milestoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Benalla Ensign

    When the family gathered at the McLean Beach Holiday Park this week, it marked 40 years of holidaying in Deniliquin. ''We find it so relaxing here,'' said Patricia Owens, who first started travelling to Deni with her husband Kevin and their family in December 1975.

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  11. Volunteering to keep your kids safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | Seymour Telegraph

    With our town surrounded by rivers, channels, dams and creeks, every child should get the opportunity to learn to swim, according to Deniliquin Amateur Swimming and Life Saving Club life member Cheryl McMillan. This year, 15 instructors are committed to going through the two-week intensive swimming lesson program, which ends Friday.

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  12. Significance assessment for Deni's historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | Seymour Telegraph

    Some of Deniliquin's historical archives are likely to be recommended as items of significance under the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization. Chair of the UNESCO Australian Memory of the World Committee Dr Roslyn Russell was in Deniliquin last week to review local historical records kept at the Deniliquin & District Historical Society.

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  13. Deni visitors stick to what they like bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | Seymour Telegraph

    For six of the last 25 years, this group of Deniliquin holiday makers have had daily meals at the Globe Hotel. Shaun Hazlewood-Smith, Bryn and Krystal Dickinson, Brooke and Lewis Kambouris and Garry Hall; Melinda Hazlewood-Smith, Alex Auty and Gregg and Amanda Kambouris.

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  14. Farrer MP to raise Basin Plan concerns with MDBARead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2016 | ABC News

    Murray Valley irrigators in southern New South Wales are calling on the federal Member for Farrer, Susan Ley, to do more to support their efforts for greater scrutiny of the social and economic impacts of the Murray Darling Basin Plan. She's in a position to do good things, we've just got to make sure she does good things for us and we'll be campaigning with her hopefully, or we will just campaign against her, that's just the way it's going to go.

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  15. Firefighters' big ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Shepparton News Online

    RFS Mid-Murray Zone firefighters were dispatched to a National Park bushfire and hay shed fire in Mathoura in the afternoon and Conargo Rd car fire on Christmas morning. The car was completely destroyed after it went up in flames on the corner of Conargo and Hartwood Rds, just outside of Conargo toward Jerilderie.

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  16. Car enthusiasts host show'n'shine brekkieRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Shepparton News Online

    Gerald Thommers, David Lang, Bill Spicer and Tom Oram stand next to a T-Model Ford and 52 Chevy pick-up truck. About 15 members met at the Edward River Hotel for the breakfast before showcasing some of their fancy vintage cars.

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  17. $650,000 cash seized from driver at Hay in the NSW RiverinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | ABC News

    Police have seized more than half a million dollars in cash after stopping a car at Hay in the New South Wales Riverina. Last night, an east bound motorist was stopped near the roundabout on the Sturt Highway for a random breath test.

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  18. The NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service has defended its tender...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | ABC News

    The NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service has defended its tender process for a red gum thinning trial in a southern Riverina park, after criticism from Deniliquin Council. The NSW Government is seeking federal approval for the trial in 22 areas of the Murray Valley National Park east of Deniliquin.

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  19. Echuca to celebrate its 140th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | Benalla Ensign

    Two momentous events happened in Echuca-Moama in 1876 - the first bridge over the Murray River was built and Echuca Football Club was formed. If so, Echuca Football Netball Club wants to make contact to invite players, coaches, committee members and volunteers back to the club for a special function in 2016.

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  20. Federal Hotel savedRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2015 | Benalla Ensign

    Ray White Real Estate yesterday confirmed the sale of the former hotel, located on the corner of Cressy and Napier Sts, to an undisclosed Australian investor based in the Middle East. The real estate agency's principal Jeff Shand said the buyer has existing property and agricultural interests in the Riverina and northern Victoria.

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