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  1. Dogs a family affairRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Warrnambool Standard

    IT'S IN HIS BLOOD: Rob Britton says his dad Alan also always had a love of greyhounds. Picture: BlueStream Pictures Rob, you were awarded with the Victoria Greyhound Trainer of the Year Award in 2007 and 2008.

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  2. Photos: 2016 Ironman 70.3 GeelongRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Inside Triathlon

    For the first time in Ironman 70.3 Geelong history, the men's race was won by someone whose name was not Craig Alexander, with young gun Jake Montgomery claiming his first 70.3 win. Melissa Hauschildt took the women's win in a new course record of 4:14:28.

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  3. VFL BoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Warrnambool Standard

    NEW HORIZONS: Reigning Camperdown best-and-fairest winner Jack Williams will take his football to another level in 2016 with VFL side Werribee. Picture: Amy Paton REIGNING Camperdown best-and-fairest Jack Williams said playing state level football had not even been on his radar until he got a call from VFL side Werribee.

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  4. Catch a quick movie or ten before Scots Day OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Bendigo Advertiser

    There's still four days until Scots Day Out. But don't despair, you can can start celebrating Scotland earlier with a short film premiere.

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  5. Super Spratty's riding highRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Blue Mountains Gazette

    If January is anything to go by, then it's shaping up to be a good year for Springwood cyclist Amanda Spratt. Front of the pack: Amanda Spratt of Orica-AIS won the elite women's road race at the 2016 Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race on January 30 in Geelong.

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  6. Burras' flame still burningRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | The Courier

    SEBASTOPOL has kept its Ballarat Geelong premier division finals hopes alive, after handing fellow contender Queenscliff a 20-shot defeat at home. SEBASTOPOL has kept its Ballarat Geelong premier division finals hopes alive, after handing fellow contender Queenscliff a 20-shot defeat at home.

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  7. Internet helps lifestyle changes: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | The Mercury

    AUSTRALIANS are increasingly moving away from big cities to coastal or regional cities in search of a better lifestyle with the help of the internet. PILOTS at Air Berlin have agreed to forgo a pay rise and managers are accepting a pay cut, as the airline struggles to return to profit.

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  8. Coin designer Stuart Devlin reflects on decimal currency's 50th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | The Age

    As the designer of Australia's decimal currency, there is a piece of Stuart Devlin in everyone's pocket, writes Ray Edgar. Decimal currency's arrival on St Valentine's Day 50 years ago required a public education program.

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  9. Victorian paceman Jake Reed indebted to cricket for turning his life aroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Sydney Morning Herald

    If Jake Reed makes his return to Victoria's team in coming weeks he will not take it for granted. The obvious reason for that is because it will have come after two years in which the fast bowler has been plagued by injury.

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  10. Salmonella salad outbreak deemed "serious" as numbers of sick doubleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Age

    The number of people affected by a "serious outbreak" of salmonella linked to popular pre-packaged supermarket salads has almost doubled and is expected to keep rising, while the cause of the health emergency remains a mystery. The Victorian producer of the salads Tripod Farmers has been allowed to continue supplying its entire range to supermarkets after providing assurances to the Victorian Department of Health and Human Services that its plant was clear of contamination.

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  11. Paired.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | High up in the trees

    On violin times two, the American bittern and Golden angwantibo , on cello, the Three-toed sloth , and on the viola, Franquet's epauletted fruit bat . } Following on from our recent artists' book, A deck of Salvaged Relatives , and especially for a forthcoming group exhibition, Animal Instinct , Louise and I have created four new works comprised of pairs.

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  12. Message grows louderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Courier

    A directions hearing to decide whether Australia's most senior Catholic, Cardinal George Pell, is well enough to return for the third public hearing into Catholic Church authorities in Ballarat will be held on Friday. Doubts remain over whether Cardinal Pell will return to Australia for the royal commission into institutional responses into child sexual abuse hearing beginning on February 22, after he failed to travel to the United States last week for a speaking engagement.

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  13. Cycling: Froome repays Kennaugh as Sky pair dominate stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Tour de France champion Chris Froome presented a token of appreciation to team mate Peter Kennaugh by allowing the 26-year-old to claim a stage victory and the overall lead of the Herald Sun Tour on Thursday. Britain's Peter Kennaugh follows teammate and compatriot Chris Froome during stage one of the Herald Sun Tour cycling race, Healesville to Healesville, in Victoria, southern Australia, on Feb 4, 2016.

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  14. Placement of re-nests following predation: are birds managing risk?Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | CSIRO Publishing

    Christa Beckmann A C and Paul G. McDonald B A Centre for Integrative Ecology, School of Life and Environmental Sciences, Deakin University, Geelong, Vic. 3216, Australia.

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  15. Kiwi Trio Join Aussie Kart Titles Chase This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Scoop

    Kiwi karters Ryan Grant, Graeme Smyth and Liam Sceats will be in Dubbo in inland New South Wales this weekend contesting the opening round of this year's Australian Kart Championship presented by Jayco and Castrol Edge. Grant, 31, and Smyth, 24, are entered in the KZ2 class while Sceats, 10, is competing in the Cadet 12 class.

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  16. Campaign against trawler ramps upRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Examiner

    OPPONENTS of factory freezer trawler the Geelong Star have ramped up a campaign to prevent the vessel from fishing in the Small Pelagic Fishery. OPPONENTS of factory freezer trawler the Geelong Star have ramped up a campaign to prevent the vessel from fishing in the Small Pelagic Fishery.

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  17. Aditi Ashok all set for Pro debut at Victoria Open in AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | India.com

    Geelong , Feb 3: Teen star Aditi Ashok us set to make her professional debut at the Australian Oates Victorian Open beginning Thursday. The 17-year-old from Bangalore, who took the Ladies European Tour by storm by winning the Qualifying School late last year.

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  18. Emerging young star makes bold decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Courier

    Previously at Invermay Bowling Club with the rest of her bowls-mad family, the 17-year-old decided it was time to take a solitary path in the Ballarat District Bowls Division. After a difficult past month for Webbcona, the struggling club showed genuine fight against second-placed Queenscliff, going down by just 11 shots despite playing away against one of the best teams in the competition.

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  19. Karrie Webb to start Olympic medal mission at Vic OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Karrie Webb says she would place an Olympic medal on the same level as any of the seven majors she has won. That being the case, 2016 looms as one of, if not the, most important year of her Hall of Fame career and the Australian golf legend will begin her run at the Vic Open in Geelong this weekend.

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  20. The brothels of BallaratRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Courier

    Who were the Victorians, those people who flooded to Australia between 1830 and 1900? We often think of them as dour and religious. "My parents were very 'Victorian'; they were very strict," we hear.

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