Goulburn Valley News - Hit GV 96.9 Friday August 18 2017

Man Killed in Numurkah

Goulburn Valley News - Hit GV 96.9 Friday August 18 2017 @LanaMurphy

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A road fatality in Numurkah near Shepparton last night. A tragic incident, seeing a ute veer off the road and into a stationary car on the Goulburn Valley Highway.

Occurring around 9.45pm, the 56-year-old driver of the car on the side of the road was changing a tyre at the time, passing away at the scene.

Police now appealing for information on the incident, witnesses or anyone with dash-cam footage asked to come forward.

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Greater Shepparton City council have now confirmed they will not enforce penalty interest on lump sum payments until February 15.

It comes as a backflip, with council previously receiving criticism for removing the payment option.

Those looking to pay in full following that date can do so by paying 4 quarterly payments up front.

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At a recent meeting Shepparton City council agreed to support the greater Shepparton Heritage Open Day, aiming to bring attention to our diverse and unique range of heritage buildings.

Shepparton will hold a Heritage Open Day on October 28 this year and Council Mayor Dinny Adem says everyone is invited.

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The Word and Mouth Freeza Push Heat is happening again tonight, with young musicians encouraged to get their act together for a big future.

Being held at the Shepparton Showgrounds, the event will see a variety of acts on display.

Word and Mouth project manager Jim Gow says the event gives a big boost to those looking to make a career in music.

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It's the penultimate round Kyabram and District Footy, with plenty of jostling for position still to be done though.

Stanhope will be looking to cause a minor upset against table topping Violet Town; the Lions still with a chance to upset Tallygaroopna in 3rd.

They'll be hoping the roadrunners go down to Avenel who are 5th on the table.

Meantime, it’s Longwood hosting Murchison Toolamba, Rushworth at home to Girgarre and Undera to do battle with Lancaster.

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