WINTER has well and truly hit the region with Wednesday's rain filling up dams which haven't overflowed for more than two years.
Teachers and support staff were kept busy with indoor activities as the rain hindered any outdoor play.
People shared their wonderful rain pictures with us, posting comments about the "glorious rain".
On Friday, people decorated a tree in Cato Park for World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. Check out the full story here - Stawell organisations collaborate for World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
In other news this week;
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