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Third issue of the News on the streets tomorrow

THE third issue of the print edition of New Norfolk and Derwent Valley News will be available tomorrow, Friday, September 11. The paper will be on sale at twice the number of outlets as last month, with orders being received from Longford in the north to Kingston in the south.

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New Norfolk football senior game report
Sport

Vital game coming up after New Norfolk’s loss to Lindisfarne

SATURDAY’S game began in fine but windy conditions at Anzac Park, Lindisfarne, with the Eagles kicking to the river end. Both key forwards were on top during the quarter with the scoreseesawing. With Marcus Parker kicking four goals and Cassidy 3, we saw New Norfolk finish the quarter with a

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Shirley and Lyle Julin with their three eldest daughters
People

Remembering Shirley, the crystal queen

MEMORIES of the long life of former New Norfolk woman Shirley Julin were shared at her funeral service at St Matthew’s Anglican Church in July. A daughter of Sheila and Gordon Cleaver, Shirley was born on April 2, 1929, and was raised in New Norfolk with her sister Betty and

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Sport

Watch today’s local footy live

DUFF-TV is broadcasting today’s SFL clash between New Norfolk and Lindisfarne at Lindisfarne. The broadcaster is providing vision of the reserves game, while the senior match will also feature commentary. TODAY’S SCORES SENIORS: Lindisfarne 22.7 (139) d New Norfolk 11.9 (75) RESERVES: Lindisfarne 14.11 (95) d New Norfolk 4.4 (28)

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Craig Farrell
People

Lions Club news: Meet Craig Farrell

CRAIG Farrell is a well-known member of the Lions Club of New Norfolk and the Derwent Valley community. The club’s Chocolate Wheel would not be the same without his engaging, lively, and often cheeky, spruiking skills. Although Craig has spent most of his adult life in the Derwent Valley, he

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Power outage closes Collinsvale school for the day

COLLINSVALE traffic was diverted via Molesworth this morning while emergency services attended to a power pole fire near Collinsvale Primary School. Nearly 20 properties including the school are expected to be without power until 6pm. Collinsvale Rd was closed to all traffic for some time, and motorists seeking to enter

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Police

Two cars in Boyer Rd crash

TWO cars were involved in a crash on Boyer Rd at New Norfolk earlier tonight. The road was blocked in both directions for over an hour, with traffic being turned around near Pulpit Rock Rd. The crash was reported around 5.45pm, with the emergency services soon on the scene. Police

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New Norfolk football senior game report
Sport

Eagles suffer first loss of the season

THE Eagles’ senior side suffered its first loss for season 2020 at the hands of an improving Cygnet on Saturday. The visitors were led by key forward Josh Fox who bagged five goals and had aclear advantage in the big-man stakes. With Cygnet’s taller brigade of players on the big

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Sheep graziers warning
Alert

Sheep graziers’ warning for Sunday night and Monday morning

Warning to Sheep Graziersfor the Upper Derwent Valley, North West Coast, Midlands, East Coast and South East forecast districtsIssued at 3:54 pm on Sunday 30 August 2020. Sheep graziers are warned that showers and a cold, strong and gusty southwesterly wind change are expected during Sunday evening and early Monday

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Sam Wilton
People

Lions Club news: Meet Sam Wilton

DAVID “Sam” Wilton has been a life member of the New Norfolk Lions Club since 2004. He is a devoted family man and, until recent years, has long been a very active member of the club. For 34 years, Sam’s energy and commitment to community service were drivers for his

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