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Colts flew the flag on a tough weekend for the Eagles

THE Eagles were back at home on Boyer Oval last Saturday for important games against the Dodges Ferry Sharks, while the women’s team was away playing OHA at Geilston Bay. The day began with the Eagle Colts playing sixth-placed Dodges Ferry following a good win against Sorell the previous week.

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Minor flood warning for the River Derwent

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Tasmania Initial Minor Flood Warning for the River Derwent Issued at 7:13 pm EST on Wednesday 11 August 2021 Flood Warning Number: 1 MINOR FLOODING MAY DEVELOP IN THE RIVER DERWENT CATCHMENT THURSDAY EVENING Minor flooding may develop in the River Derwent catchment Thursday evening.

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Fatal crash at Glenora overnight

UPDATED: As of 11am, police report that Gordon River Rd has re-opened to traffic following this morning’s fatal accident. EARLIER: A man died in a crash on Gordon River Rd near Glenora early this morning, police have advised. The road between Glenora and Westerway is likely to remain closed for

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Corumbene Village opens its doors

THE Village at Corumbene in New Norfolk is poised to open its doors and play a part in easing the state’s housing crisis. With support from the State Government, Corumbene Care has built 18 independent living units and expressions of interest are now being accepted from potential tenants. The units

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New Norfolk v Dodges Ferry

RESULTS from Boyer Oval, New Norfolk, where the New Norfolk Eagles men’s teams are playing Dodges Ferry. Seniors – Dodges Ferry 15.11 (101) v New Norfolk 6.7 (43) Reserves – Dodges Ferry 12.9 (81) d New Norfolk 2.7 (19) Colts – New Norfolk 11.13 (79) d Dodges Ferry 4.1 (25)

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Rosehaven’s final go-around starts tonight

THE television show that put New Norfolk on the map is about to roll out its final season, starting tonight. Filmed in the Derwent Valley and other southern Tasmanian locations last summer, the popular ABC-TV comedy Rosehaven has just eight episodes left to show. Written by and starring Luke McGregor

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New Norfolk golf results – July 31

Saturday 31/7/2021 Stroke – A Grade gross: J. Hall 72, L. Post 73, A. Lowe 75; Nett: I. Zwart 73-7-66, D. Post 79-12-67, G. Smith 78-10-68; B Grade gross: L. McKenzie 85, M. Wardlaw 89 c/b, M. Smith 89; Nett: M. Woodhams 88-16-72 c/b , B. Coy 85-13-72, B. Hall

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Late ballots block council staff industrial action

A UNION representing staff at the Derwent Valley Council will apply to Fair Work Australia for another vote on protected industrial action after a recent ballot was declared to have failed to reach the minimum number of votes required. The Australian Electoral Commission said the majority of the votes cast

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Final flood warning for the River Derwent

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Tasmania Final Flood Warning for the River Derwent Issued at 10:48 am on Tuesday 3 August 2021 Flood Warning Number 7: NO FURTHER FLOODING EXPECTED RIVER DERWENT BELOW MEADOWBANK River levels along the River Derwent below Meadowbank Dam are expected to remain below the minor

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Great day on the road for the Eagles

IT was a great day on the road for the three New Norfolk Eagles men’s teams last Saturday with wins all round against Sorell at Pembroke Park. The women Eagles had a bye. Saturday got under way for the Eagles with the Colts playing bottom side Sorell. This game was

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Monday: River to remain around minor flood level

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Tasmania Minor Flood Warning for the River Derwent Issued at 11:00 am EST on Monday 2 August 2021 Flood Warning Number 6: RIVER DERWENT BELOW MEADOWBANK TO REMAIN AROUND MINOR FLOOD LEVEL MONDAY The River Derwent below Meadowbank Dam is expected to remain close to

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Minor flooding along River Ouse and River Derwent

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Tasmania Minor Flood Warning for the River Derwent Issued at 3:31 pm on Sunday 1 August 2021 Flood Warning Number 5: MINOR FLOODING OCCURRING ALONG RIVER OUSE AND RIVER DERWENT BELOW MEADOWBANK Minor flooding is occurring along the River Derwent below Meadowbank Dam and along

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