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  • Schools big Winners

    Three local primary schools will share in $2.45 million of government funding, designed to modernise Australian schools. Carisbrook Primary School, St Augustine’s Primary School and Talbot Primary School are among 21 schools in the Bendigo district that will share $28.4 million in the second round of funding for the Federal Government’s Primary Schools for the […]

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  • Celebration of 50 golden years for Colin and Elaine

    Maryborough residents, Colin and Elaine Dellavedova will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary tomorrow with their family and wedding party at a luncheon at the Maryborough Station Café. Colin was born in Maryborough and lived in Gladstone Street with his mother and father, Mary and Bill, sister Marie and brothers Alan and Barry. “I went to […]

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  • Corey meets his idol

    Not many cricket-obsessed teenage boys can say they’ve got an Australian cricketer as a close friend. Corey Wilson can. What started off as usual maternal concern quickly turned into a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for Corey, as the 13-year-old got the chance to meet his cricketing idol ‹ Australian and Queensland all-rounder, Andrew Symonds. Early last year, […]

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  • Quick thinking GPs

    A household power drill and two highly skilled and gutsy Maryborough GPs saved Nicholas Rossi’s life on Friday night. Performing a procedure he had never undertaken, Dr Rob Carson removed pressure on 13-year-old Nick’s brain with the tool from the Maryborough Hospital’s maintenance room. Nick’s parents, Michael and Karen praised the efforts of Dr Carson […]

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