THE Hamilton Fire Brigade has been keeping the community safe since 1870. Much has changed within the brigade over its 150 years, from its origins as a ‘hook and ladder’ brigade to its current 57-strong membership. Photo: LAUREN HAY.
THE Evergreens Traditional Jazz Band put a smile on the face of many locals on Saturday morning when it set up on the balcony of the Hub and played some well-known songs to raise money for Western District Health Service’s (WDHS) Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) machine appeal.
THE agriculture sector is poised to smash production value records this year, with the Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Sciences (ABARES) predicting the gross value of production would hit $73 billion in 2021-22.
NICE to see you… maybe not – Steve Davis is an expert in handling snakes such as this Tiger, but giving them a wide berth is his best advice for anyone who might come across one.
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Border lockdown sends footy and netball into temporary recess
THIS weekend’s Western Border football and netball matches are the latest casualty of Covid-19 and border restrictions, with clubs and the league making the early call to postpone the round until later in the season.