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  1. Lakers hold off gutsy CoastersRead the original story

    16 min ago | The Hamilton Spectator

    PORTLAND Coasters' Alana Jones denies this attempted lay up from Mount Gambier's Malinda Markiewicz. Both players were key contributors for their sides.

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  2. Coasters finish weekend with a winRead the original story

    16 min ago | The Hamilton Spectator

    PORTLAND Coasters' Trenton Johnston made a welcome return to the line up on Sunday, again showcasing his creativity in getting to the basket through traffic. Picture: DEAN MILLARD 141123dm17 THE Portland Coasters' men's team made it one from two in its double-header weekend in the Country Basketball League when it comfortably handled the Timboon Taipans at the Lighthouse Stadium yesterday.

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  3. King joins strong WDCA contingent for Waves squadRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Warrnambool Standard

    VICTORIAN under 17 representative Nick King is one of five Warrnambool and District Cricket Association players in the Western Waves' under 18 boys' squad. VICTORIAN under 17 representative Nick King is one of five Warrnambool and District Cricket Association players in the Western Waves' under 18 boys' squad.

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  4. Youths sought over arson attemptRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    FREYA Newman has been handed a good behaviour bond for leaking the details of a questionable scholarship awarded to the PM's daughter, Frances Abbott. THE true cost to Russia of Vladimir Putin's bad guy image has been tallied up - and it's a whopper.

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  5. Fishing group says wearing life jackets shouldn't be compulsory despite Cape Douglas drowningRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | ABC News

    The south-east South Australian commercial fishing industry says it is still in shock after the drowning death of a man off Cape Douglas last Friday. The 48-year-old Mount Gambier man was checking cray pots about 300 metres off shore when his dinghy overturned.

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  6. Boating tragedy renews calls for life-jacket messageRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    The South East fishing industry says the wearing of life-jackets shouldn't be compulsory on all boats - despite the drowning death of a man off Cape Douglas last Friday. The 49-year-old Mount Gambier man was checking cray pots about 300 metres off shore when his dinghy overturned.

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  7. Victorious Seahawks end string of defeats over Mt Gambier LakersRead the original story

    Sunday | Warrnambool Standard

    The Seahawks clawed a two-point win over the previously-undefeated Mount Gambier Lakers, to give their top-four hopes a much-needed boost. Warrnambool's third win of the season ended a run of three losses and stopped Mount Gambier's string of triumphs at seven.

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  8. Colac rally backs calls for more south-west train servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Warrnambool Standard

    WARRNAMBOOL mayor Michael Neoh has called on the Labor Party to back its local candidates in the push to secure extra services along the Warrnambool rail line. Independent and minor party candidates joined members of the Great South Coast Group and G21 Alliance to pledge support for extra rail services on the Warrnambool line.

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  9. 'Compulsory life jackets only way to cut deaths'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | NEWS.com.au

    THE carnage has begun, as night one of the week-long hedonistic Gold Coast party for teenagers saw 19 revellers arrested for drink and drug-related offences. GREENS Senator Richard di Natale says he'll visit Ebola-hit parts of West Africa, despite the federal government denying him assistance.

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  10. Friday Rewind - When the Queen came to townRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | ABC News

    Upon Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and her husband Prince Phillip, the Duke of Edinburgh, announcing their Australian tour in 1953, regional towns began to lobby furiously for the privilege of hosting the Royal entourage, some more forthrightly than others. Former Hamilton resident and history buff Merron Riddiford told of the rivalry on her history blog, reporting the Portland Guardian headlines of the time included 'Number One Priority for Royal Visit Should Have Been Portland's' and 'No Royal Visit an Insult to Portland'.

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  11. Man checking craypots dies after boat capsizesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | ABC News

    A 49-year-old man has died after his aluminium dinghy overturned off Cape Douglas in South Australia's south-east. Police said the Mount Gambier man was checking craypots about 300 metres offshore when his boat overturned about 6:45am .

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  12. SE man dies after falling overboardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Naracoorte Herald

    The Mount Gambier man, 49, was in a small dinghy that capsized about 200m offshore of Cape Douglas, about 10km west of Port Macdonnell, about 6.45am.

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  13. Natimuk gymastic club set for annual invitationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Wimmera Mail-Times

    MORE than 300 gymnasts from across the state will compete in Natimuk and District Gymnastic Club's annual invitational competition at the weekend. POISE: Kayla Kelm practises on the balance beam ahead of Natimuk and District Gymnastic Club's annual invitational competition, which starts on Saturday.

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  14. Man's body found after dinghy capsizesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | NEWS.com.au

    HE'S the mild-mannered family man who loves Jesus and a surf. But now, he has finally unleashed his ferocious side, going absolutely postal at this rival.

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  15. The remarkable horse that survived Cyclone Tracy and went on to win ribbons across AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | ABC News

    Many of Darwin's horses died during Cyclone Tracy, some hit with flying pieces of corrugated iron, others washed out to sea and never seen again. One mare named Katousa survived and went on to win competitions across Australia, living a remarkable and long life with her owner Kyli Bullock.

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  16. SA Liberals side with Greens to support fracking inquiryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | ABC News

    An inquiry into unconventional gas exploration in South Australia could be underway as early as next week following Liberal Party support for a Greens motion in State Parliament's Upper House. The Opposition amended the motion by Greens MP Mark Parnell to ensure the Parliament's Natural Resources Committee focused primarily on the south east, an agriculturally rich region heavily earmarked by the State Government for shale gas extraction.

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  17. Busker to face court over molestationRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | The Otago Daily Times

    A busker will face a sentence hearing for molesting a five-year-old girl in the playground of a South Australian school. Michael John Molloy, 26, was found guilty in August of aggravated indecent assault in November 2013 at a Mount Gambier primary school playground.

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  18. New wheels for LucindaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Naracoorte Herald

    Naracoorte Toyota dealer principal Malcolm Collins hands over the new bus to Lucindale Lions Club members Chris Watts, Jeff Davey and Trevor Smiley Martin. Lucindale Lions Club have traded in their old bus for a brand new 12-seater Toyota Hiace through Naracoorte Toyota.

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  19. Finnigan sides with Libs for fracking inquiryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | NEWS.com.au

    FALLEN WA footballer Dayle Garlett has filmed himself speeding at more than 200km/hr and posted it to social media - on the same day he was charged with driving a stolen car. BFF BLOG: Train services suspended and roads swamped with water, causing cars to float away, as wild storm brings heavy rain and flash flooding to southeast.

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  20. Fake Portland crash tests emergency responsesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Warrnambool Standard

    The pilot tries to keep it on course but the plane veers off the tarmac, slamming into the ground, killing two and injuring eight. That's the scenario emergency services had to deal with at Portland airport last night - but for all the gore and sirens, the crash drama was just a trial to put everyone to the test.

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