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Tumut and Tumbarumba to form Snowy Valleys Council

Tumut and Tumbarumba councils will be forcibly merged, despite Tumut council's desire to stand alone and  overwhelming merger opposition in Tumbarumba.The state government has confirmed Tumut and Tumbarumba...

Motorcyclist dies in crash

A report is being prepared for the information of the Coroner about the death of a motorcyclist at Tumut yesterday. Emergency services were called to...

Tumut races abandoned

Tumut's Derby Day meeting has been called off following the first race after a two-horse fall.Jockey Chynna Marston, on grey Zarababe, and fellow hoop...

Like father like son, the Warbys return

THE boat that Ken Warby and his son Dave hope will break a 36-year-old water speed record on Blowering Dam is steadily taking shape,...

Retail overhaul for car yard eyesore

 Tumut Council last Tuesday granted approval to a development that will transform the remainder of the former Parktown Autos site into a new commercial...

Taumata was terrific: Jets officials

Newtown Jets officials, sad to see the departure of Arana Taumata from their NSW Cup team, say the Tumut Blues have snared a brilliant...

Police investigate crash

Police are investigating a two-vehicle crash which resulted in 11 people being injured at Tumut yesterday. Just after 4.15pm (Sunday 5 October 2014), Traffic and...

Bandy retires at the top

Scott Bandy's name has been etched into the Corryong Man From Snowy River Challenge history book with the talented horseman claiming the title for a...

Life returns to scorched earth

While the much needed recent rainfall has brought smiles to the faces of farmers across the Shire, none are more grateful than those recovering...

Frost, hail, heat and now the bats

The familiar crunch of juicy sweet apples can be heard throughout the Shire, with Batlow's growers busy at work picking this year's produce.While Mother...