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Art brings tower to life

Narrandera’s water tower is taking on a new lease of life with a montage of native animals, the Murrumbidgee River, historic buildings and indigenous symbols…


Air history at Barellan

A Barellan farmer is saving vintage aircraft from the scrap heap to establish an aviation museum in his paddock. Robert Walker rescued a De Haviland…


Irrigators sue MDBA

Southern basin irrigators are suing the Murray Darling Basin Authority for $750 million in damages over lost water allocations. Southern Riverina Irrigators chairman and Barooga…


Gun Club folds

Narrandera Clay Target Club president John Blain is “gutted” at the thought of being the last president of this 70-year-old club which is now no…


Kick start to local economy

Diesel is being burnt across the region as growers begin sowing their 2019 winter crop in earnest, giving a kick start to the local economy….


Parkside may close

One of the Riverina’s most significant museums, the Parkside Cottage at Narrandera, is in danger of shutting its doors unless willing volunteers can be found….


Barellan’s new sports mecca

Barellan will push to host league grand finals and attract more tourism events to the district with the grand opening of a new $610,000 sports…


Hats off to Tim

Akubra hats, a bowl full of mobile phone and a tractor all encompass the Boy from Boree Creek, Tim Fischer. The family man, farmer, Deputy…


Rezone off the table

Rezoning of residential and commercial development on the floodplain at Gillenbah has been stymied by the Narrandera Shire Council. Council also voted to scrap a…