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Sport

New Norfolk golf results: November 11-14

Saturday 14/11/20 2 man Ambrose – Gross: L. Post-M. Heron 64 c/b, J. Wilton-T. Lowe 64, J. Hall-G. Hack 65; Nett: G. Bailey-G. Smith 62-6-56, L. Wardlaw-D. Williams 63-3 ½ -59 ½, P. Browning-K. Sturzaker 70-9-61; Stableford: K. Horne 35, L. Dittmann 28. Thursday 12/11/2020 Twilight stableford – Division 1:

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News

Fifth issue of New Norfolk News hits the shops tomorrow

ANOTHER 28-page issue of New Norfolk and Derwent Valley News will be published tomorrow, November 13, packed with purely local news. The November issue is the fifth print edition since publication started in July and it contains another 50+ news items, two pages of letters, a double-page picture spread from

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News

Friday: Funeral procession to honour Layton Hodgetts

A FUNERAL procession will be held in High St, New Norfolk, at noon this Friday to pay tribute to the late Layton Hodgetts. Members of the public are invited to gather along High St to pay their respects to the former teacher, musician, and founder of the Derwent Valley Concert

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Sport

New Norfolk golf results: November 4-7

Saturday 7/11/2020 Petrusma Monthly Medal Stroke – A Grade gross: L. Post 68, D. Stevenson 75, J. Miller 76; Nett: P. Marshall 79-11-68, S. Ackerly 79-10-69 c/b, F. Carmichael 76-7-69; B Grade gross: L. McKenzie 83, G. Bailey 87, A. Watts 89 c/b; Nett: K. Sturzaker 80-15-65, L. Heron 85-15-70,

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News

Saving the St Matthew’s church windows

THE stained glass windows at St Matthew’s Anglican Church in New Norfolk are regarded as some of the best in Australia, but time is taking its toll on them. The church’s west window (facing High St) was restored in the 1990s but the window at the opposite end of the

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Police

Walkers rescued on Mt Dromedary

UPDATED: POLICE have updated the information available about the rescue of two bushwalkers at the back of Mt Dromedary last night. A spokesman for marine and rescue services said a phone call was received shortly after 7pm on Friday, from a man who said he was lost in the Mt

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Layton Hodgetts
News

The day the music died: farewell Layton Hodgetts

FAMILY, friends and the wider community are today mourning the passing of Layton Hodgetts after a long struggle with cancer. A true leader in our community, Layton was known far and wide as the founding father of the Derwent Valley Concert Band, and closer to home he will be remembered

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Business

‘The Mills’ developers setting up shop in town centre

THE business behind a proposed redevelopment of parts of the former Royal Derwent Hospital site is setting up shop in High St, New Norfolk. Residential and retirement developers Roger and Daniel Noble have letterboxed New Norfolk with a flyer detailing their $500 million proposal for the Gateway Estate, which they

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Weather

32 degrees in the shade

AT 3PM today it was 32.5 degrees at New Norfolk, another above-average temperature that will not be recorded because the town does not have an official weather station. The Bureau of Meteorology ceased taking observations at New Norfolk in the 1980s, leaving Bushy Park as the nearest location for official

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News

New book tells the story of Boyer and the peg factory

THERE was a time when New Norfolk was making more than a million wooden clothes pegs for Australia every week, and for nearly 80 years we have produced most of the paper needed for the nation’s newspapers. The early history of both of those industries is told in Boyer and

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