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Eagles bounce back against Claremont

THE Eagles jumped from fourth to second place on percentage on the SFL ladder after a 117-point demolition of a struggling Claremont on the big Boyer Oval on Saturday. After an even first quarter, the Eagles gained the ascendency in the remaining three quarters to slam on 18 goals to

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Police

Man arrested over caravan park incident

A BYSTANDER suffered a minor injury while helping to subdue a man involved in an altercation at the New Norfolk Caravan Park earlier today (Monday). In a statement last this morning, police said a 58-year-old man was in custody and assisting police with their inquiries. Police were called to the

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Sport

Paul Cairns’ hat-trick against Clarence

YET again, the New Norfolk Panthers have proved themselves to be the team to beat in their 5-4 win against the Clarence Zebras at Wentworth Park on Friday night.Most certainly the closest match of the season so far, Clarence was hungry for a win against the undefeated New Norfolk side,

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Monday: Severe Weather Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Severe Weather Warning for DAMAGING WINDS For people in Upper Derwent Valley, South East and parts of Western, East Coast, Central Plateau and Midlands Forecast Districts. Issued at 1:21 pm Sunday, 13 September 2020. DAMAGING WESTERLY WINDS DURING MONDAY Weather Situation:A strong westerly airstream persists

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DV Council

Councillor’s planning call after Code of Conduct stoush

A COUNCILLOR has called for councils to be removed from planning and development matters after being involved in a Code of Conduct complaint over the opening of his business. The Local Government Code of Conduct panel has issued Cr Paul Belcher with a caution after finding that he had brought

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News

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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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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News

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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