Wake Up, Wimmera: July 3

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: PAUL CARRACHER

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: PAUL CARRACHER

WEATHER

There will be a few showers about today so make sure you take your raincoat and brolly if venturing outside. Expect a top of 13 degrees.

FIVE YEARS AGO

A PATIENT flown from Wimmera Base Hospital to Melbourne’s Austin Hospital on Sunday has tested positive for swine flu. Wimmera Health Care Group chief executive officer Chris Scott said the patient was not a permanent Horsham resident.

QUOTE OF THE DAY

"It is a fairly stressful job - you don't get many people who are happy to see you." Horsham dentist Ross Barnes, who has retired after 32 years.

TOP STORIES

THE Victorian Farmers Federation has welcomed an 11th hour decision by the Federal Government to keep the National Centre for Farmer Health open.

AFTER six years, the curtain has come down on Wimmera Entertainer Network.

2014 FIFA WORLD CUP 

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