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  1. Decent reports from Lake HumeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Border Mail

    YOU BEAUTY: Nine-year-old Regan Brown caught this ripper of a Murray cod on a large yabbie. There's been reports of some big fish being caught lately.

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  2. Border Breakfast Wrap | Friday, February 24, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Border Mail

    That's not a fish. This is a fish! Naring's Nathaniel Hendy with his mighty Murray Cod at Bundalong earlier this month.

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  3. Strike to prevent sufferingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Border Mail

    Disability carers walked off the job in Wangaratta on Thursday amid fears of cuts in pay and conditions if the industry is privatised by the Victorian government. About 40 of those on strike gathered at King George V Gardens for a barbecue before marching along Rowan Street to the Department of Health and Human Services building.

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  4. Border Breakfast Wrap | Thursday, February 23, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Border Mail

    Another hot day and night on the way for Albury-Wodonga with a top of 36. Max temps: Corowa 34, Culcairn 35, Wangaratta 36, Corryong 34, Bright 33, Falls Creek 20. Norma Judd was forced to give up her five-acre property after a year of hell in which she struggled to walk and make basic movements. More here 120-plus trucks will roll out of Darlington Point in NSW this morning for a three-day haul to Muttaburra in Queensland for the 12th Burrumbuttock Hay Runners event.

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  5. Border Breakfast Wrap | Wednesday, February 22, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Border Mail

    The pilot that crashed into Essendon DFO was under investigation for a near miss at Mount Hotham. Photo: Mount Hotham Airport.

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  6. Warning against water at reserveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Border Mail

    RESIDENTS near a Wangaratta oval closed owing to lead contamination have been warned not to drink the area's groundwater. A meeting next week between Environment Protection Authority Victoria, Wangaratta Council and North Wangaratta Recreation Reserve user groups is the latest step in a process that began last May. EPA North East manager Emma Knights said groundwater samples from the reserve revealed lead levels higher than outlined in the Australian Drinking Water Guidelines.

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  7. Ride with radar RalphRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Border Mail

    He's a senior sergeant with a Tom Selleck moustache who was somewhat of a celebrity in 1980s Shepparton, dubbed "radar Ralph" because of the 1800 bookings he averaged a year. NOT ON OUR PATCH: Benalla Highway Patrol officers Leading Senior Constable Larry Piscioneri, Senior Sergeant Ralph Willingham, and Leading Senior Constable Terry Smith.

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  8. Border Breakfast Wrap | Tuesday, February 21, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Border Mail

    Ah a don't you wish you were that skier? Work on a Tuesday is much more fun. Definitely warming up again with a top of 29 in Albury-Wodonga.

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  9. 72yo cyclist recovering in hospital after being shot in headRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | ABC News

    A Melbourne man is lucky to be alive after being shot in the head while cycling on a track at Everton, south-east of Wangaratta, in northern Victoria. Kelvin Tennant, 72, of Ringwood, in Melbourne's east, was about an hour into a bike ride on the Myrtleford-Everton rail trail on Saturday when he saw a dark-coloured car and some people moving towards him from behind a bush.

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  10. Savoy through in fiery derbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Border Mail

    MATCH WINNER: Myrtleford Savoy players celebrate after scoring a late goal to qualify for the opening round of the FFA Cup during an intense clash with Wangaratta. Myrtleford is safely into the opening round of the Football Federation Australia Cup after winning a heated clash at home against local rival Wangaratta on Friday night.

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  11. Much more than a tennis tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Border Mail

    MEMORABLE: Tennis students Cici Li, 11, Richie Jing, 13, and William Li, 11, have returned to China after a month-long stay. Picture: JAMES WILTSHIRE After discovering the Margaret Court Tennis Academy online, tennis agent Mark Zou got in touch with director Phil Shanahan to organise a month-long visit.

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  12. Border Breakfast Wrap | Monday, February 20, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Border Mail

    If you thought it was chilly this morning you were right. There's been snow in the mountains.

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  13. Man shot in head while riding bikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | The Mercury

    AN elderly Melbourne man is lucky to be alive after he was shot at multiple times while cycling along a rail trail in the state's northeast yesterday. The 72-year-old suffered wounds to his head and chest in the attack on the Myrtleford-Everton Rail Trail in Everton around midday.

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  14. Surrey slams Rovers UnitedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Border Mail

    CAPTAIN COURAGEOUS: Brenton Surrey took down the Rovers United-Bruck attack on his way a to a season-best 158 on Saturday. A massive 158 from Beechworth captain Brenton Surrey handed his side a huge victory against one of the WDCA front-runners.

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  15. Cyclist shot multiple times in chest, headRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Border Mail

    UPDATE: Police believe at least six shots were fired at a bike rider at Everton on Saturday, with at least one bullet hitting him in the head and multiple rounds hitting his chest. Detective Senior Constable Matt Prestage said it was initially thought a shotgun was used, but police now believe the rider was shot with a pistol.

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  16. Cost of a sugar hitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Border Mail

    Lisa Holley was so addicted to Coca-Cola that when she gave it up her liver and kidneys went into shock. The 23-year-old had gone from downing more than a litre a day to having nothing, and afterwards she had trouble eating for months, losing up to 20 kilograms.

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  17. Pigeons sign former AFL fitness fanaticRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Border Mail

    The Ovens and Murray will field one of its fittest players, who's tackled a sub-three hour marathon, as well as one of sport's most gruelling events, the Ironman. The Ovens and Murray will field one of its fittest players, who's tackled a sub-three hour marathon, as well as one of sport's most gruelling events, the Ironman.

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  18. Cricket continues after wicket flurryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Border Mail

    ON TARGET: Beechworth's Mark Butters was one of many local bowlers among the wickets last weekend. He finished with 2-2 against Rovers United-Bruck.

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  19. Region booming for soccerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Border Mail

    Busy weekend of events for Albury Wodonga Football Association with a local derby in FFA Cup partnered with Archie Thompson's first Murray United start CLEARANCE: Wangaratta's Ryan Vandersteeg boots the ball out of goal square during an AWFA clash with Myrtleford last season. Archie Thompson will make his first start for Murray United on Saturday, less than 24 hours after AWFA clubs Myrtleford and Wangaratta City meet at Myrtleford on Friday night to progress in the Football Federation Australia Cup.

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  20. Border Breakfast Wrap | Friday, February 17, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Border Mail

    Today's Instagram #picoftheday is by @jakeyforthewin at Mount Hotham. As he says, it's easy to sneak around without 48ft behind you! It's not often you see a truck with this view.

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