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Humula blaze update

Update 5.30pm The Murraguldrie State Forest fire is moving in an easterly direction towards Carabost and is threatening properties. An Emergency Alert Telephone Warning Message has been...

More and more families dealing with allergies

THERE is nothing more distressing for a parent than watching as their precious child gasps unsuccessfully for breath, with airways swelling and their small...

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...

Big project at Little River

It has been 18 months since floodwaters roared down the Goobarragandra River, tearing 100-year-old gum trees from their undermined foundations and collapsing the road...

Public meeting at Gilmore

11am The Riverina Highlands RFS will be hosting an information session at the Gilmore Fire Shed, Batlow Road, today (Monday January, 20) at 5pm. The session...

Meeting calls for review of trapping

The National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) have confirmed that aerial culling is back on the table as a means of controlling the numbers...

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...

Valley will never be the same

Reconstructing 650 different flood affected sites in the Tumut Shire, in a two-year, $20 million capital works project has been a huge task for...

Smoke from Cooma blaze

The smoke and haze which can be seen around the Tumut Shire today comes largely as a result of the  Murrumbucca bushfire burning near...

Testing times

AROUND one million students in years three, five, seven and nine from all across the nation this week sat the National Assessment Program –...