Regional News Victoria/NSW August 13
News headlines from today's bulletin.
A man is fighting for life and a boy has arm injuries after they were hit by a car while crossing a Melbourne road.
Food served at the MCG for an Anzac Day function is behind the reported gastro illness outbreak.
The Victorian Government is backing a new plan for that aims to attract more investment into the farming towns of Buloke Shire.
Landholders in the Riverina have until August 30 to submit Expressions Of Interest to work alongside Riverina Local Land Services on a number of projects across the region.
Making news in Local Sport....
In Colac and Districts Football Lorne locked up the seniors minor premiership on Saturday afternoon with a 51 point win over Colac Imperials.
In other seniors matches Apollo Bay defeated Irrewarra-Beeac by 32 points, Simpson finished their season with a 69 point win over the Western Eagles, Birregurra beat Otway Districts by 38 points and Alvie went down to South Colac by 24 points.
In North Central Football Saturday’s seniors match of the round saw home side Birchip Watchem win a thriller over Charlton by just 3 points.
In other seniors matches St Arnaud defeated Boort by 37 points, Donald thrashed Wycheproof-Narraport by 102 points and Sea Lake Nandaly were too good for Wedderburn by 74 points.