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         Across                                                           Latest Gossip                                                                                                 To The Max
         Victoria                                      Global warming sceptics
 All Wheels Show & Shine                                                                                                   ■   Fascinating to see
                                                                                                                           Australia’s two leading

 ■ The Rotary Club of Cobram is holding an All                                                                             spiritual figures come
 Wheels Show and Shine at the Cobram Show-                                                                                 out with statements
 grounds from 9am-2pm on Sunday, August 10. A                                                                              sceptical about climate
 swap meet will held from 6am, and a $500 farm                                                                             change.                                                      ■   New mum Cor-
 bike challenge will be held. The challenge includes                                                                            Cardinal George Pell                                    rina Farquhar, 21,
 driving, balance and precision, camp, speed event                                                                         and broadcaster Derryn                                       told Police she
 and a whipcracking course. The final event will                                                                           Hinch are both voicing                                       went on a crime
 be campdrafting sheep, with no dogs allowed.                                                                              scepticism about the no-                                     spree to escape
 Contact Adrian Bennett on 5873 4267.                                                                                      tion.                                                        from looking after
                                                                                                                                “I myself am a little                                   her infant child and
 Trespassers on farm land                                                                                                  bit of a sceptic, but that
                                                                                                                           means I’m open to evi-
                                                                                                                                                                                        to get an “adrena-
                                                                                                                                                                                        line rush”. She left
 ■  Letter-to-the-editor writer Beverly Veale of                                                                           dence,” said Australia’s                                     her infant with a
 Glenburn reports that North-South Pipeline                                                                                Catholic leader.                                             babysitter anf
 workers trespassed on her family farm property,                                                                                “I’m a bit of a sceptic                                 broke into cars and
 and also a neearby holding. She says the three                                                                            about the claim that hu-        ● George Pell                garages in the
 people had not sterilised their boots in the time                                                                         man activity is likely to                                    Delacombe neigh-
 between the two properties, presenting the dan-                                                                           to produce a man-made catastrophe,” Cardinal Pell            bourhood, Ballarat
 ger of cross-contamination, especially when there                                                                         said.                                                        Court has been
 was a danger of Johne’s Disease.                                                                                               Hinch is hitching his wagon to the Andrew Bolt          told. She has been
                                    - YEA CHRONICLE                                                                        school of doubt.                                             placed on a com-
                                                                                                                                Meanwhile, the CSIRO has released a study with          munity-based or-
 Thug scores prison term                                                                                                   predictions of increased temperatures for specific
                                                                                                                           Victorian regions and towns. It can be viewed at:
                                                                                                                                                                                        der, and ordered to
                                                                                                                                                                                        pay $440 compen-
 ■  Christopher Folima, 24, of Emma Ave, Warr-                                                                                                    sation.
 nambool, is to spend six months in jail after
 breaching an intensive corrections order, received
 after he launched a savage attack on a man he                                                                             Glick’s bakery rolled                                        Neglect
 did not know. Folima explained the attack to                                        ■   Glick’s Bakery looks like being knocked back from
 Police: “No real reason. I just have a problem when            Every Wednesday in the Observer                            Chadstone Shopping Centre, reports Ashley Browne             ■  A NSW farming
 people stare at me.”                                                                                                      of The Australian Jewish News.                               identity Paul
                        - WARRNAMBOOOL STANDARD
                                                                       “There are only two types of journalism - dull
                                                                                                                               “The board of Colonial First State, the Austra-          Hamilton has
                                                                        journalism and exciting journalism. The true                                                                    been sentenced to
                                                                    journalism is exciting and decidely unobjective.       lian investment company that is the majority owner           a minimum 17-
 Jail over ambo theft                                                True journalism, in my view, is devoted entirely
                                                                     to the revelation of facts which someone does
                                                                                                                           of the centre, is believed to have shunned the Jew-
                                                                                                                           ish bakery because it would not have opened on               month jail term af-
 ■   Dean Vimpani, 27, of Mitchell St, of Berrigan                       not want revealed. That is the high point of
                                                                                                                           Saturdays and Jewish holidays.”                              ter being found to
 has been refused bail as he appealed against a                         journalism; it is the real meaning of being a                                                                   have neglected
 15-month jail sentence after stealing needles, sy-                journalist; it is also exciting and is interesting to       “They were the ones who first approached us to           thousands of
 ringes and drugs from the Finley ambulance sta-
                                                                                             read.” - Maxwell Newton       open at the centre,” said Nathan Glick.                      cows, horses and
 tion. Vimpani was also sought on offences al-                                                                                                                                          goats while boss of
                                                        Observer Larry                      Noye

 leged to have occurred at Sydney, Claymore and                                                                                                                                         Starrate Pty Ltd, a
 Tuross Head.                                                                                                                                                                           biotechnology

                                                       Plans for 90th birthday party
                                     - BORDER MAIL                                                                                                                                      company. The
                                                                                                                                                                                        RSPCA discovered
                                                                                                                                                                                        starving and de-
 $800 fine for drug offences                                                                                                                                                            ceased animals on
 ■   Matthew John O’Connor, 37, of Wimmera St,                                                                                                                                          the property near
 Dimboola, told Police that he used cannabis for       ■   A 90th birthday party                                           orters’ group lists a brisk                                  Junee.
 medical and social purposes. O’Connor’s home          is being arranged for Don                                           round of social events.
 was checked by Police after an incident at Ararat     Henderson, a Bulldog                                                     They began with an                   Jack               Santa
 Railway Station where he was intoxicated and
 abused staff. Magistrate Andrew Capell said: “You’
                                                       rickman of World War II
                                                                                                                           venet for Barwon sup-
                                                                                                                           porters after the gala                    Collins
 re likely to drift back into trouble and if you do         His daughter, Jan                                              Geelong game last Sat-
 you will be incarcerated.”                            Seal, is interested in                                              urday; and include at Mul-    ■   On the very evening
                             - WIMMERA MAIL-TIMES      hearing from friends of                                             grave Country Club to-        preceding the Western
                                                       yesteryear, wishing to                                              day (Wed.); at East Lake      Bulldogs’ legends dinner
 Dream location for power                              attend. It will be from 12                                          Football Club, Canberra
                                                                                                                           on the evening at 6pm of
                                                                                                                                                         (see Page 41), legend
                                                                                                                                                         Jack Colins died.
 ■  East Gippsland could follow the Latrobe Val-       Noon on Sunday, August                                                                                 He had taken ill at his
 ley as part of a “dream location” for geothermal      10.                                                                 the match against             home at Werribee and
 power generation in Australia. The resource has            Henderson played                                               Sydney in Canberra on         died not long afterwards.
                                                       only 11 games with                        ● Larry Noye              Sunday afternoon, Au-
 the potential to supply 30 per cent of Australia’s                                                                                                           ‘Collo’ was brother
 power needs.                                          Footscray, when an                  shine. He also coached          gust 3; at a Kangaroo         of Alan Collins, a fine        ■   Melbourne staff
                          - BAIRNSDALE ADVERTISER      RAAF member about                   sunshine club to Metro-         Point hotel in Queens-        forward flanker who            agency, Westaff, is
                                                       1944. His career was re-            politan and Footscray           land at 6pm the evening       once kicked nine goals in      placing ads in local
                                                                                                                                                         a game for the Bulldogs
 Attacker locked up                                    called 30 years later
                                                       when a local paper
                                                                                           District League flags.
                                                                                               He served Legacy
                                                                                                                           before the match against
                                                                                                                           Brisbane at the Gabba         in the World War II years,
                                                                                                                                                                                        newspapers, seek-
                                                                                                                                                                                        ing people to fill the
 ■  kevin Valli, 53, of Bendigo, used the terms        headed an article “The              and Deer Park Lions             on August 16; at a simi-      and of Bobbie, a               role of Santa Claus
 ‘maggot’, ‘dog’ and ‘slut to describe a woman he      day Don donged Dyer”.               Club. Mrs Seal wel-             lar match in Adelaide at      ruckman in later years,’       this summer.
 had been living with temporarily. Valli threw fur-         Henderson joined               comes inquiries on 9826         6pm the evening befopre            He was a clever               The jolly men
 niture at the walls of a Long Gully house. “You       the police Force and be-            0202.                           a match against               player, who played full-       can earn more than
 have a lot of bagge on your prior history sheet,”     came a Sergeant in turn                                             Adelaide tehre on Satur-      forward in the 1954 pre-       $20 an hour, Max
 said Magistrate Tim McDonald, imposing a one-         at Footscray and Sun-                                               day, August 30                mier team and kicked a         understands.
 month jail sentence.                                                                      Big bounce                           The club will stage a    then-very-high seven
                                                                                                                                                         goals in the flag team
                                                                                                                           ‘Big Bounce’ Grand Final
                              - BENDIGO ADVERTISER
                                                                                           ■  The Charles Sutton
                                                                                           Medal for 2008 will be          Eve lunch from 12 Noon
                                                                                                                                                         that beat Melbourne.
                                                                                                                                                              Jack was in turn Sec-     No show
 Drunk driver hit 165-kmh                                                                  presented for the Bull-
                                                                                           dogs’ best player on
                                                                                                                           to 3.30pm on Friday, Sep-
                                                                                                                           tember 26 at the Medal-
                                                                                                                                                         retary and President of
                                                                                                                                                         the club after retiring and
                                                                                                                                                                                        ■   Soldier James
                                                                                                                                                                                        Grigor, 35, has
 ■ Daniel John Vanzetta, 22, formerly of                                                   Tuesday, September 30.          list Bar, Telstra Dome.       was made a forward             failed to appear at
 Daylesford, hit speeds of 165-kmh when he drove                                               Cost is from $250.               Be prepared for a big    pocket in Footscray’s          Wodonga Court to
 on the Western Fwy, Myrniong, with three mates                                            Last year’s winner was          bounce in one’s pocket -      Team of The Century.           defend a charge of
 as passengers. Vanzetta initially refused to pull                                         Brian Lake.                     cost is $225.                 Simon Beasley was full-        possessing child
 over. He blew .093. Placed on a bond, he was                                                  Dog Tales, a 12-page             Inquiries for most       forward.                       pornography. A
 fined $350, and disqualified for 18 months.                                               colour publication pro-         events with the club,              Collins was not           bench warrant has
                                - BALLARAT COURIER
                                                           ● Don Henderson                 duced by the club supp-         phone 9680 6103.              elected as a legend.           been issued.

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