Wake Up, Wimmera: May 12

PIC OF THE DAY. Send your photos of the Wimmera to newsdesk@mailtimes.com.au or tag us on Instagram @wimmeramailtimes to have your pic included!
Photo: THEA PETRASS

PIC OF THE DAY. Send your photos of the Wimmera to newsdesk@mailtimes.com.au or tag us on Instagram @wimmeramailtimes to have your pic included! Photo: THEA PETRASS

WEATHER

Drive carefully and make sure you've got your headlights on to combat the fog. A top of 17 today.

FIVE YEARS AGO

MONEY for schools, roads and transport-related infrastructure head Wimmera leaders’ wish-lists for tomorrow’s Federal Budget. Horsham College is in line to receive significant money towards its redevelopment.

QUOT E OF THE DAY

"We already have GST so essentially it’s a tax on a tax. If we need to raise revenue, we need to look at the GST rate – it was brought in for that reason.'' - Grain Producers Australia chairman Andrew Weidemann ahead of Tuesday's Federal Budget.

TOP STORIES

WIMMERA leaders predict Tuesday's Federal Budget will be painful for many Wimmera families.

DIMBOOLA film-maker Luke Launer’s film Snap Factory will be featured at this year’s Manhattan Film Festival in New York.

PHOTOS: Mother's Day in the Wimmera

Eliza Tickner, Matisse Diwell and Claudia Lanyon at the Mother's Day Classic in Horsham. Picture: PAUL CARRACHER

Eliza Tickner, Matisse Diwell and Claudia Lanyon at the Mother's Day Classic in Horsham. Picture: PAUL CARRACHER

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