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Photo: SAMANTHA CAMARRI
Though the warm weather continues today, with a top of 21, don't expect to see the sun! A cloudy and possibly windy day ahead.
FIVE YEARS AGO
A truck accident at Nhill has killed hundreds of ducks bound for Nhill’s Luv-a-Duck processing plant. The truck, carrying about 5000 birds, was travelling east along the Western Highway, three kilometres west of Nhill, at 11.45pm on Wednesday when it overturned.
ACCIDENT: Nhill police sent this photo of a truck accident on the Western Highway, three kilometres west of Nhill, which killed hundreds of ducks bound for Nhill’s Luv-a-Duck processing plant on Wednesday night.
QUOTE OF THE DAY
“Can you imagine what it would be like to ride around on a horse with your eyes closed? I couldn’t do it.” - Margaret Howard talks about Chris Hall, who is blind, as he prepares to compete in dressage events with a former racehorse.
A Wimmera Uniting Care program credited with saving lives and re-engaging struggling community members is struggling for funding.
PHOTOS: Wimmera residents have raised a cup to beating cancer at Biggest Morning Tea events throughout the region.
Beryl Lampard does her part at the Horsham Cancer Council's Biggest Morning Tea. Picture: PAUL CARRACHER