Wake Up, Wimmera: June 19

PIC OF THE DAY: Send your photos of the Wimmera to newsdesk@mailtimes.com.au or tag us on Instagram @wimmeramailtimes and use the hashtag #wakeupwimmera to have your pic included! Photo: @_THEKASS_, via Instagram

PIC OF THE DAY: Send your photos of the Wimmera to newsdesk@mailtimes.com.au or tag us on Instagram @wimmeramailtimes and use the hashtag #wakeupwimmera to have your pic included! Photo: @_THEKASS_, via Instagram

WEATHER

Today will be quite cloudy and cool, so make sure you rug up. A top of 14 is predicted. Rain is forecast for the rest of the week, so make the most of the dry weather while you can.

FIVE YEARS AGO

The Choir of Hope and Inspiration will close Horsham’s Awakenings Festival on October 25. The choir features members of the Choir of Hard Knocks and will perform at Horsham Town Hall. The choir rose to prominence through an ABC TV documentary in 2007.

QUOTE OF THE DAY

"I know there will be a couple of people out there having a good laugh at my expense - don't worry, they are the first blokes I'm going to hit up for sponsorship." - Horsham's Matt Coutts will ride a postie bike from Melbourne to the Gold Coast to raise money for beyondblue.

TOP STORIES

Horsham Rural City Council is exploring social media options to help strengthen its relationship with the community

FEATURE: Horsham's Po Kyaut family share their story for National Refugee Week

2014 FIFA WORLD CUP 

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