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INDIGO mayor Jenny O’Connor will encourage the new council to explore ways to foster agriculture, tourism, renewable energy, arts and indigenous recognition.
THE consortium which has bought Beechworth’s historic former gaol expects the opportunities envisaged for the property will create 70 to 100 new jobs.
BEECHWORTH-headquartered Tourism North East has secured $600,000 to enable it to scope three key projects aimed at developing tourism in the region.
BEECHWORTH’S Jenny O’Connor and former mayors James Trenery and Bernard Gaffney are expected to contest Indigo’s mayoral election on November 10.
VICROADS hosted community talks last Friday to consider improvements to the deadly Beechworth-Yackandandah section of Beechworth-Wodonga Road.
A COMMUNITY leader has expressed surprise at the reticence of local government candidates to detail up to four election priorities.
YOUNG Luke Balzer (centre) became impromptu mascot when Beechworth Primary School’s ‘Small but mighty’ crew braved Monday’s chill.
SETTLEMENT for the purchase of Beechworth’s heritage-listed former gaol in the centre of the town has been delayed a month.
RURAL rates, council debt, small business and growing the shire were hot topics at a two-hour Indigo Shire Council election candidates’ forum on Monday.
A SURVEY of works by Beechworth artist Brian Seidel which spans more than six decades opens in George Kerferd Hotel at Mayday Hills on Tuesday.
VICTORIA’S local government 2016 election cycle enters a fresh phase as enrolled voters this week start to receive ballot packs.
POLICE are investigating following a fatal collision in Barnawartha North earlier this morning.