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The Border Mail
Melbourne Stars confirm Kevin Pietersen will play in Border Bashthe region’s cricket fans, but sports lovers in general, after he was unavailab
The Border Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
the region’s cricket fans, but sports lovers in general, after he was unavailable for last year’s inaugural event at the Lavington Sportsground. “I’ve been told that last year’s event was a huge success, so we’re hoping for a big crowd and a... Read more
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The Border Mail
Searching for gold in the Albury districtJoseph Mann. The area was given the name ‘Nailcan Gully.’ GOLD: Not on Nailcan
The Border Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
Joseph Mann. The area was given the name ‘Nailcan Gully.’ GOLD: Not on Nailcan Hill, Darkies Hill quarry at Black Range (Lavington) in the 1890s. Photo: CONTRIBUTED Within a week some 28 claims were registered. In late October, it was reported... Read more
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The Border Mail
Bid to put a stop to flash accused’s legal mattersA LAVINGTON man who allegedly exposed himself to children in a park is applying
The Border Mail / Posted 23 hours ago
A LAVINGTON man who allegedly exposed himself to children in a park is applying for a permanent stop to the proceedings. Tony William Robinson is accused of exposing himself to families at Melrose Park on June 11 and “manipulating his... Read more
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The Border Mail
Dederang bowlers turn match-winners with the bat in close callbut the team’s playing well,” Garoni said. Dederang was coming off a strong fi
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
but the team’s playing well,” Garoni said. Dederang was coming off a strong five-wicket win over the previously undefeated Lavington, and now has a five-one record. Meanwhile, Howlong played superbly in toppling the visitors in a rain-shortened... Read more
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The Border Mail
Provincial loses its first game to wet weather in three seasonsthough at 12.45 and lasted for another 1½ hours. It ended any hopes of the eag
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
though at 12.45 and lasted for another 1½ hours. It ended any hopes of the eagerly awaited top of the table clash between Lavington and Wodonga. The pair is scheduled to meet in the final one-dayer on January 6. All teams receive four points for... Read more
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The Border Mail
Border family to walk 2kms a day in support of Mercy’s Pram JamPRAM JAM: Lavington's Jade and Brooke Clements with their sons Jefferson, 4, Jo
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
PRAM JAM: Lavington's Jade and Brooke Clements with their sons Jefferson, 4, Johnathan, 2, and Kylin, eight months. Picture: SIMON BAYLISS For Brooke and Jade Clements, watching their premature baby son struggle to breathe and need resuscitation was... Read more
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The Border Mail
Woman ‘in fear’ of stalkerA Lavington man became so obsessed with a female friend that he ran her off the
The Border Mail / Posted 3 days ago
A Lavington man became so obsessed with a female friend that he ran her off the road after pulling ahead of her in his car, a court has heard. Kieran James Hindle has been warned that what he did was totally unacceptable. “It’s a fairly serious... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
Flag person struck by carA flag person has been hit in Lavington. The incident occured Friday morning a
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 3 days ago
A flag person has been hit in Lavington. The incident occured Friday morning around 10 a.m. while highway road work was taking place. Highway 6 is currently closed between School Road and Park Lane due to the incident. Traffic is being diverted... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Flag person struck by carA flag person has been hit in Lavington. The incident occured Friday morning a
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 3 days ago
A flag person has been hit in Lavington. The incident occured Friday morning around 10 a.m. while highway road work was taking place. Highway 6 is currently closed between School Road and Park Lane due to the incident. Traffic is being diverted... Read more
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The Border Mail
It will be all white on the night in cancer centre charity eventWHITE ON: Lavington grandmother Lyn Groves hopes people support Diner en Blanc,
The Border Mail / Posted 3 days ago
WHITE ON: Lavington grandmother Lyn Groves hopes people support Diner en Blanc, an Albury Wodonga Regional Cancer Centre Trust Fund event. Picture: MARK JESSER AFTER a dramatic start to the year, Lavington cancer survivor Lyn Groves can only hope to... Read more
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The Border Mail
​Rand-Walbundrie-Walla sign Panther midfielder Sam HargreaveSam Hargreave has joined former teammate Myles Aalbers at the Giants. LAVINGTO
The Border Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Sam Hargreave has joined former teammate Myles Aalbers at the Giants. LAVINGTON utility Sam Hargreave has signed with Rand-Walbundrie-Walla. Hargreaves was one of the Panthers’ most consistent players this year and will slot into a midfield which... Read more
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The Border Mail
Wodonga’s attack out to short circuit Mount Beauty in districtconceded only 523 runs, at just over 100 per innings. Yackandandah has allowed
The Border Mail / Posted 4 days ago
conceded only 523 runs, at just over 100 per innings. Yackandandah has allowed 526, but it’s played one less game, with Lavington (688) the next closest of those with five matches. Leigh Collins is second with 11 wickets, captain Mason Brown... Read more
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The Border Mail
Gluttons for gluten-free food at this lovely little Lavington cafethe problem and went into business with long-time friend Heather Chowanetz. Th
The Border Mail / Posted 4 days ago
the problem and went into business with long-time friend Heather Chowanetz. They started a wholesale gluten-free bakery in Lavington several years ago, supplying cakes, biscuits and slices to restaurants and cafes across the Border. But Heather... Read more
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The Border Mail
Woman ‘in fear’ of stalker who chased her car, sent textsA Lavington man became so obsessed with a female friend that he ran her off the
The Border Mail / Posted 4 days ago
A Lavington man became so obsessed with a female friend that he ran her off the road after pulling ahead of her in his car, a court has heard. Kieran James Hindle has been warned that what he did was totally unacceptable. “It’s a fairly serious... Read more
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BC Local News
An alternative for Okanagan mud boggersdiversion canals and a water intake. The Grizzly reservoir is situated 23 kms u
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
diversion canals and a water intake. The Grizzly reservoir is situated 23 kms up from the Duteau Water Treatment Plant in Lavington. As the province was not willing to lease the Crown land to the control of Greater Vernon Water, it left the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Gluttons for gluten-free food at this lovely little Lavington cafethe problem and went into business with long-time friend Heather Chowanetz. Th
The Border Mail / Posted 4 days ago
the problem and went into business with long-time friend Heather Chowanetz. They started a wholesale gluten-free bakery in Lavington several years ago, supplying cakes, biscuits and slices to restaurants and cafes across the Border. But Heather... Read more
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The Border Mail
Senseless: Vandals strike in Wagga RoadFIVE unoccupied shops in Lavington have been the target of vandals. SMASHED IN
The Border Mail / Posted 4 days ago
FIVE unoccupied shops in Lavington have been the target of vandals. SMASHED IN: Front windows of shops in Wagga Road have been badly damaged. The five shops are presently unoccupied. The shops on a former car yard site on the corner of Wagga and... Read more
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The Border Mail
Fun run offers Border school students a new way of colouring inEXCITEMENT BUILDS: Lavington Public School year 6 student Morgan Pritchard, 12,
The Border Mail / Posted 4 days ago
EXCITEMENT BUILDS: Lavington Public School year 6 student Morgan Pritchard, 12, teacher Kristen Guymer and Sophie Barnes, 12, also year 6, get a taste of the atmosphere expected during a colour fun run. Picture: MARK JESSER Border children will... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
An alternative for Okanagan mud boggersdiversion canals and a water intake. The Grizzly reservoir is situated 23 kms u
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 4 days ago
diversion canals and a water intake. The Grizzly reservoir is situated 23 kms up from the Duteau Water Treatment Plant in Lavington. As the province was not willing to lease the Crown land to the control of Greater Vernon Water, it left the... Read more
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Penticton Western News
An alternative for Okanagan mud boggersdiversion canals and a water intake. The Grizzly reservoir is situated 23 kms u
Penticton Western News / Posted 4 days ago
diversion canals and a water intake. The Grizzly reservoir is situated 23 kms up from the Duteau Water Treatment Plant in Lavington. As the province was not willing to lease the Crown land to the control of Greater Vernon Water, it left the... Read more
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Summerland Review
An alternative for Okanagan mud boggersdiversion canals and a water intake. The Grizzly reservoir is situated 23 kms u
Summerland Review / Posted 4 days ago
diversion canals and a water intake. The Grizzly reservoir is situated 23 kms up from the Duteau Water Treatment Plant in Lavington. As the province was not willing to lease the Crown land to the control of Greater Vernon Water, it left the... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
An alternative for Okanagan mud boggersdiversion canals and a water intake. The Grizzly reservoir is situated 23 kms u
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 4 days ago
diversion canals and a water intake. The Grizzly reservoir is situated 23 kms up from the Duteau Water Treatment Plant in Lavington. As the province was not willing to lease the Crown land to the control of Greater Vernon Water, it left the... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
An alternative for Okanagan mud boggersdiversion canals and a water intake. The Grizzly reservoir is situated 23 kms u
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 4 days ago
diversion canals and a water intake. The Grizzly reservoir is situated 23 kms up from the Duteau Water Treatment Plant in Lavington. As the province was not willing to lease the Crown land to the control of Greater Vernon Water, it left the... Read more
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The Border Mail
​Pacemen to lock horns in Border Big Bash showdown at LavingtonStars captain John Hastings and Sydney Thunder's Clint McKay will be looking to
The Border Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Stars captain John Hastings and Sydney Thunder's Clint McKay will be looking to kick-start their Big Bash campaigns at Lavington. SYDNEY Thunder veteran Clint McKay will put his friendship aside with Melbourne Stars captain John Hastings when... Read more
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The Border Mail
Activity aplenty at annual arts and craft exhibitionTrack work: Club member Keith Smead, of Springdale Heights, and his wooden trai
The Border Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Track work: Club member Keith Smead, of Springdale Heights, and his wooden train going on show at Lavington's Mirambeena centre on Saturday. A WOODEN model of the famous Flying Scotsman steam train will be among the craftwork exhibited at a... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Suppers, talks and festive fayres – what’s on in North Devon this week?21 FUN & FELLOWSHIP: Bideford Salvation Army, Bideford Baptist Church Upper Ha
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 5 days ago
21 FUN & FELLOWSHIP: Bideford Salvation Army, Bideford Baptist Church Upper Hall, 2-3.30pm. COFFEE MORNING & LUNCHES: Lavington Church, Bideford, 10am-1.15pm. COFFEE MORNING: Pollyfield Centre, Bideford, meet new friends and chat, activities... Read more
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The Border Mail
Neighbours try to save a house from flames in roof fireRoad home, which started about 4.15pm Wednesday. Pictures: MARK JESSER Flames
The Border Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Road home, which started about 4.15pm Wednesday. Pictures: MARK JESSER Flames were seen coming out of the roof of a Lavington home after an air-conditioning unit caught fire on Wednesday afternoon. The home owner did not realise until... Read more
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The Border Mail
‘You actually don’t know yourself without drugs’: Horrific history caused by iceA Lavington man who began smoking marijuana aged nine and who cannot shake his
The Border Mail / Posted 6 days ago
A Lavington man who began smoking marijuana aged nine and who cannot shake his “ice” addiction has been castigated for his pointless life of drugs and crime. Magistrate Erin Kennedy told Nathan Sullivan she was amazed at his desperation to get money... Read more
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The Border Mail
Lyn thanks paramedics for saving her lifeCPR on Lyn en route to hospital. Picture: MARK JESSER A BEDTIME routine turned
The Border Mail / Posted 7 days ago
CPR on Lyn en route to hospital. Picture: MARK JESSER A BEDTIME routine turned into a near-death experience for a Lavington aged care worker earlier this year. Lyn Groves had collapsed in the bathroom – she was struggling to breathe,... Read more
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The Border Mail
Alleged taxi cab carjacker arrested after days on the runthree-day hunt for an alleged carjacker on the run ended on Monday morning with
The Border Mail / Posted 7 days ago
three-day hunt for an alleged carjacker on the run ended on Monday morning with the arrest of Michael Kennedy in Lavington. The 32-year-old has been accused of stealing a taxi from Beechworth Road in Wodonga at about 10.45pm Thursday... Read more
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The Border Mail
Home outfit ends Panther streak in one of its best wins in yearsDederang has jumped two spots into second after posting one of its best wins of
The Border Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Dederang has jumped two spots into second after posting one of its best wins of recent years. The home team ended Lavington’s unbeaten start with a five-wicket victory. “It’s one of the better ones I’ve been involved in for a long time,” Andrew... Read more
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The Border Mail
Wodonga Little Athletics Centre salute in Border Cup Challengeabout 300 youngsters taking part, the hosts emerged victorious on a day where n
The Border Mail / Posted 9 days ago
about 300 youngsters taking part, the hosts emerged victorious on a day where no records were broken. Wodonga, Albury and Lavington-Jindera competed with youngsters aged between six and 15. “It was a good, friendly competition,” Wodonga Little... Read more
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The Border Mail
Wodonga’s six-wicket win hits Belvoir for a six as rivals meetand nine fours. The visitors were missing boom batsmen Robbie Jackson and Jack
The Border Mail / Posted 9 days ago
and nine fours. The visitors were missing boom batsmen Robbie Jackson and Jack Craig, with the Eagles falling to eighth. Lavington’s batting also dominated North Albury. Nathan Brown blasted 106 from 114 balls, including four sixes and six... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
BX, Coldstream take titlesThe BX Bears ruled the City Elementary School Grade 7 Boys Volleyball Champions
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 10 days ago
The BX Bears ruled the City Elementary School Grade 7 Boys Volleyball Championships at the Lavington gym. The 15-member Bears, coached by Jennifer Ternan, took the boys title with a 2-1 win over Silver Star Wolfpack in Wednesday’s final. BX was... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
North Devon’s November what’s on guide14 FUN & FELLOWSHIP: Bideford Salvation Army, Bideford Baptist Church Upper Ha
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 10 days ago
14 FUN & FELLOWSHIP: Bideford Salvation Army, Bideford Baptist Church Upper Hall, 2-3.30pm. COFFEE MORNING & LUNCHES: Lavington Church, Bideford, 10am-1.15pm. COFFEE MORNING: Pollyfield Centre, Bideford, meet new friends and chat, activities... Read more
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The Border Mail
‘Clean’ plan no load of rubbish at Albury’s new recycling plantTEAM: Driver Glen Smith with Cleanaway branch manager David Collins at the new
The Border Mail / Posted 10 days ago
TEAM: Driver Glen Smith with Cleanaway branch manager David Collins at the new Albury Materials Recovery Facility in Lavington, which has the capacity to process up to 2700 tonnes of material a month. Picture: Supplied TRASH IS TREASURE:... Read more
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The Border Mail
Guided tour to see how region’s trash is transformed into treasureWANT NOT: Albury mayor Kevin Mack with deputy Amanda Cohn after their guided to
The Border Mail / Posted 10 days ago
WANT NOT: Albury mayor Kevin Mack with deputy Amanda Cohn after their guided tour of Cleanaway's new recycling plant at Lavington. PIcture: SIMON BAYLISS But on Friday the “trash talk” was more than appropriate as mayors and councillors from... Read more
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The Border Mail
Boom outfits do battle as unbeaten teams look to end opponent’s runtop four teams will feature in a crackerjack round five on Saturday. Fourth-pl
The Border Mail / Posted 11 days ago
top four teams will feature in a crackerjack round five on Saturday. Fourth-placed Dederang is home to the undefeated Lavington, while Yackandandah faces another unbeaten team in ladder leader Wodonga. “They’d certainly be one of (the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Panthers look to restrict in battle of top bowling and battingLavington's Nathan Brown has snared 11 wickets after only five games. The asso
The Border Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Lavington's Nathan Brown has snared 11 wickets after only five games. The association’s most prodigious scoring team will face the most miserly attack on Saturday. Lavington is home to North Albury in a battle of top four teams. North has posted... Read more
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The Border Mail
​Yackadandandah and co-coaches Lee and Jay Dale are set to part companystarved of senior success with the Roos last playing finals in 2010 when it los
The Border Mail / Posted 11 days ago
starved of senior success with the Roos last playing finals in 2010 when it lost the grand final to Beechworth. Meanwhile, Lavington’s Ben Murphy will play for Kiewa-Sandy Creek next season. Murphy played every match for the Panthers this year and... Read more
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The Border Mail
Rubbish is never a waste at new Cleanaway facility in Lavingtonstakeholders were treated to a guided tour of the new $5 million Materials Reco
The Border Mail / Posted 11 days ago
stakeholders were treated to a guided tour of the new $5 million Materials Recovery Facility (MRF) at Cleanaway’s Lavington depot on Friday, November 10. The plant has created 12 new jobs locally and has been up and running since the end... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Gleaners lend a hand locally and abroadIt’s biggest endeavour is through a massive plant in Lavington, where dried sou
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 11 days ago
It’s biggest endeavour is through a massive plant in Lavington, where dried soup packages are processed to be sent to starving individuals overseas. But the Gleaners are also serving up support locally. In business for six years now, the Gleaners... Read more
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Sicamous Eagle Valley News
Gleaners lend a hand locally and abroadIt’s biggest endeavour is through a massive plant in Lavington, where dried sou
Sicamous Eagle Valley News / Posted 11 days ago
It’s biggest endeavour is through a massive plant in Lavington, where dried soup packages are processed to be sent to starving individuals overseas. But the Gleaners are also serving up support locally. In business for six years now, the Gleaners... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Raila Odinga Urges Nasa MPs to Guide Debates on People's Assemblyunveiled by Nasa co-principals Musalia Mudavadi and Moses Wetang'ula on Tuesday
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
unveiled by Nasa co-principals Musalia Mudavadi and Moses Wetang'ula on Tuesday at the Opposition's office - Okoa Kenya in Lavington, Nairobi County. "By and large, we are confident that our county assemblies are well-briefed on the motion... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Raila Odinga Orders Nasa MPs to Attend County Assembly Sessionswas unveiled by Nasa co-principals Musalia Mudavadi and Moses Wetangula on Tues
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
was unveiled by Nasa co-principals Musalia Mudavadi and Moses Wetangula on Tuesday at the opposition's office Okoa Kenya in Lavington. "By and large, we are confident that our county assemblies are well-briefed on the Motion following our session... Read more
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The Border Mail
Ovens and Murray backs Saturday grand final to be a successcrowd for year’s clash between Wangaratta and Albury was up 2300 on the previou
The Border Mail / Posted 11 days ago
crowd for year’s clash between Wangaratta and Albury was up 2300 on the previous season when the Tigers hammered Lavington in atrocious conditions. Officials had hoped for between 7000 and 8000. Meanwhile, Lavington and Wodonga will... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Siaya County First to Endorse Opposition's People's Assembly Motionto secure social justice, equality and fairness," reads part of the Motion. Sp
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
to secure social justice, equality and fairness," reads part of the Motion. Speaking on Tuesday at Okoa Kenya offices in Lavington, Wetangula said the motion will be discussed in NASA friendly counties and eventually lead to a national convention... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Lavington air quality advisory liftedAn air quality advisory issued for Lavington has been lifted. The Ministry of
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 12 days ago
An air quality advisory issued for Lavington has been lifted. The Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy, in collaboration with the Interior Health Authority, ended the advisory Wednesday morning. The advisory had been issued Monday... Read more
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The Border Mail
​Youngsters to battle it out in Border Cup Challengepart in the Border Cup Challenge on Saturday. The competition has been running
The Border Mail / Posted 13 days ago
part in the Border Cup Challenge on Saturday. The competition has been running for 35 years with the Wodonga, Albury and Lavington-Jindera centres battling it out. Wodonga’s Pearce Street complex will host the action after it was switched from... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Opposition Insists on Presidential Poll in 90 Dayson October 26, 2017 as an election under the Constitution of Kenya." Mr Wetang
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
on October 26, 2017 as an election under the Constitution of Kenya." Mr Wetang'ula, who spoke at Okoa Kenya office in Lavington, Nairobi, was accompanied by Nasa co-principal Musalia Mudavadi and a host of MPs. Mr Odinga withdrew from the... Read more
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