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Missy to stay, for now

The fight to keep companion horse, Missy Moo, by her side may have ended in a temporary victory for Batlow woman Kathy Pope, but...

Adelong rocked

The constant hum of excavators over the past few weeks has been music to Adelong S and C Club manager Kevin King's ears.On Friday...

Meeting calls for review of brumby trapping

Brumby advocates Alan Lanyon, Beryl Ryan and Lynette Sutton at Wednesday night’s meeting at the Tumut CWA hall, which attracted about 100 people.Close to...

Fires at Minjary and Snubba

 Sunday, 9amThe fire at Minjary, halfway between Tumut and Gundagai, has burnt more than 250 hectares and is burning in a north-easterly direction between...

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...

Pain at the pump

IT would appear the old saying that there’s only three certainties in life rings true in Tumut.Death, taxes and paying the highest price in...

Minjary fire update

Update 9.25pmThe Minjary fire has blackened a huge mass of land between Tumut and Gundagai with the fire remaining active in a number of...

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...

Plane crash fatality near Adelong

 Ben Dumbrell, the former Tumut Shire deputy mayor, has died in a plane crash near Adelong, aged 65.Mr Dumbrell and the wreckage of his...

Blowering blaze update

Update 9.25pmA fire near Blowering Dam  is not contained, with fire-fighters tonight trying to shore up containment lines on the north-eastern front, near the...