LIVING on a farm in Minhamite, Sarah and Chris Hines have formed a love for their miniature donkeys.
LOWAN MP, Emma Kealy has called on the State Government to make rapid COVID-19 testing a priority to ensure regional Victorians did not continue to be plunged into statewide lockdowns.
TELANGATUK East farmer, Tom Silcock has followed in the footsteps of his father and sister, this week crowned the Wool and Rural Monarch for 2021-2022.
IT has been a journey that has spanned across different towns in Victoria and even to England on two occasions, but local schoolteacher and principal, Anthony Hill has decided it was time to call an end to his career after 38 years.
POLICE are investigating after a man died in a truck fire at the Hamilton Regional Livestock Exchange on Sunday.
DUNKELD CFA recently welcomed Robert Funk into the role of captain and he is ready to lead the brigade in a range of fire prevention and emergency situations.
ONE of Hamilton’s biggest and most anticipated events for 2021, Sheep Connect, has been forced to cancel due to the latest COVID-19 restrictions.
A YEAR 9 student from the Hamilton and Alexandra College (THAC) completed the three-day Syrian Ration Challenge last month, eating the same food rations Syrian refugees eat in urban refugee camps in Jordan.
REPRODUCTION is a ‘growth industry’ in south-west Victoria, with Western District Health Service (WDHS) reporting a major rise in births this year.
THE first ever Branxholme Trans-Tasman Sheep Dog Trial was deemed a success after 112 dogs and their workers competed across the three-day event over the weekend.