Stawell's breakfast scoop - May 19

WEATHER:

A possible shower today, partly cloudy with a top of 20 degrees forecast.

TOP STORIES:

letter published Friday, in which a Stawell resident hit out at people opposed to the Big Hill Enhanced Development Project has sparked much discussion.

It astounds me with all that these people have seen over their life time and what wonderful achievements that have happened because of change that all they see is negativity. - Kelly Cosson, Stawell

Kelly Cosson took aim at residents she believes don't care about others, only themselves. She said the negativity of some people regarding the issue has astounded her.

Cat sightings in the Grampians will become more common now, after two Cheetah brothers arrived at the Halls Gap Zoo.

Zoo owner Greg Culell said the arrival of the Cheetah brothers continued a significant program of introducing new species to the Halls Gap Zoo.

The Navarre community is gearing up to celebrate the centenary of the opening of the Navarre railway line.

Stawell Westlift Warriors 2014 Wimmera Football League season has gone from bad to worse after a 99-point loss to Dimboola on Saturday. See story and pictures in Tuesday's edition of Stawell Times-News

WHAT'S ON: 

The Department of Environment and Primary Industries and Parks Victoria crews will be conducting a series of planned burns across the Wimmera region, including the Grampians National Park.

* Friday's mystery picture was, as most guessed, taken of a hanging object outside Hemleys Guns and Ammo in Main Street.

Smartphone
Tablet - Narrow
Tablet - Wide
Desktop