Wake Up, Wimmera: June 3

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! Picture: CLAIRE ELLEN GODDARD

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! Picture: CLAIRE ELLEN GODDARD

WEATHER

Today will be a mostly dry day in the Wimmera, though there is a chance of a shower or two in the afternoon so keep your brolly handy. The temperature is set to reach 17 degrees.

FIVE YEARS AGO

Horsham's historic Droylsden building has sold after it was passed in at auction. The Baillie Street property, owned by Goolum Goolum Aboriginal Co-operative, failed to reach a reserve price of $350,000 at auction.

QUOTE OF THE DAY

"There wasn't a lot of numbers prior to cropping but as soon as that autumn rain hit, they came from everywhere." - NewAg Consulting agronomist Andrew Newall on the large numbers of mice in the region.

TOP STORIES

Three Horsham schools have received a share of almost $30,000 to support volunteer programs for students.

Wimmera farmers are relishing near perfect conditions as they come towards the end of sowing season.

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