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Concert band’s tribute to its home valley

THE Derwent Valley Concert Band will this month present the third concert in the St Matthew’s Church “Restoration” series. This will be the band’s first indoor performance since since October 2019. “We have taken great care to select wonderful music that will make the most of the lovely church setting,”

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Brr! Stay safe and warm out there

WITH the temperature still below zero in New Norfolk at 9am and a thick frost blanketing the town, the Bureau of Meteorology has issued a road weather alert for the Upper Derwent Valley and most of the state. The Tyga-FM weather station in New Norfolk recorded an overnight low temperate

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Soccer tussle ends in a draw

THE New Norfolk Panthers travelled to Warrior Park at Warrane on Friday night for their round 14 match to take on a strong Olympia team which had lost only one game in the lead up to the match. The Panthers came out strong in the first half and used the

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Two crashes this morning

EMERGENCY services have responded to two car crashes in the Derwent Valley this morning, including a two-vehicle crash at Granton and a single-vehicle incident at Glenora. Police say two vehicles crashed on the Lyell Highway at Granton at about 11am. No injuries were reported but motorists were urged to avoid

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New Norfolk v Hobart at Boyer Oval

THE New Norfolk Eagles and Hobart Tigers are playing today at Boyer Oval, with the senior sides contesting the Trevor Leo Cup. COLTSHobart 4.2 7.5 10.7 15.10 (100)New Norfolk 1.0 1.2 1.6 1.6 (12)Goals – Hobart: A. Donovan 4, C. Pearcey 4, A. Continenza, C. Blaschke, H. Arkley, A. Murfitt,

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Ouse community spirit in the News

THE first of the new fortnightly format New Norfolk and Derwent Valley News is on the streets tomorrow (Friday), offering readers another 28 pages of purely local news. Among the items in the paper is the story of the amazing effort by the Ouse community in raising nearly $10,000 for a

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Events

Trevor Leo Cup up for grabs this weekend

THIS Saturday, the Eagles will welcome the Hobart Tigers to Boyer Oval for the Trevor Leo Cup. The cup was initiated in 2014 in recognition of the service that Leo gave to both clubs during a distinguished football career over many years in the 1950s and 60s. To many people,

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Sport

Eagles storm home under lights

Women’s Report – Chris LovellNEW New Norfolk was at home against South East Suns Grey on the big Boyer Oval last Saturday for the only game of the round for the Eagles. It was going to be a tough game as the Suns were looking for revenge after a first-round

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Sport

New Norfolk golf results – June 9-26

Saturday 26/6/2021 Stableford – A Grade: L. Wardlaw 36, L. Post 35, J. Kinloch 34 c/b; B Grade: A. Leitch 35, A. Watts 34 c/b, M. Smith 34; C Grade: T. Morgan 32 c/b, T. Banks 32 c/b, A. Hepburn 32; NTPs: 3rd L. Post, 6/15th J. Miller, 8/17th L.

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News

Two injured in Ellendale crash

A MAN and a child were injured on Sunday when an all-terrain vehicle (ATV) is reported to have collided with a parked vehicle. Inspector Gavin Hallett of Tasmania Police said the incident had occurred on private property off Ellendale Rd at Ellendale. “At about 12.30pm, police including the Westpac Rescue

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Sport

Three good wins on the road for the Eagles

ONCE again, New Norfolk’s three men’s football teams were on the road last Saturday, while the women’s team had another bye. The Eagle Colts travelled to Pontville Oval to play Sorell, which is yet to win a game this season. New Norfolk needed to win, after some heavy losses to

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Letter to the editor: community engagement

I’VE been going through tonight’s (June 24) Derwent Valley Council meeting agenda for a third time. What really has hit home for me in this one is item 10.7. If you are not familiar with this one, here we go: it is about undertaking a Communications & Engagement Survey. It

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