Carer award

LOCAL carer, Tricia Dowling, has been awarded the Tumut District Community Transport Carer of the Year Award.The Bombowlee carer is a regular on the...

Dialysis delivery

THE long awaited $120,000 self-care renal unit arrived on the grounds of the Tumut Hospital on Tuesday and is expected to be ready for...

Earth arts exhibition popular

OVER the long weekend a trail of interested art buffs wandered through the Five Ways Art Studio to view the Earth Arts Exhibition.The collection...

Swimming enthusiasts remain on terra firma

THE reinstatement of entry fees, higher prices for adults and non-swimmers, a shorter season and the possibility of opening later in the morning has...

Free pool entry scrapped

Tumut Shire Councillors have overturned a decision to allow free entry to the Tumut pool and have instead jacked up admission prices.An extra ordinary...

Council monitors asbestos risk during road repair

WHEN the raging Goobarragandra River ripped away great chunks of the road that runs along side the normally tranquil waterway, the last thing on...

Hospital buildings arrive next week

Two new demountable buildings will arrive at the Tumut Health Service next Tuesday.One building will house the controversial new self-care renal dialysis unit and...

Death brings no relief from council charges

DEATH can come quickly when a person least expects it. Or it can stalk the unsuspecting for years, slowly wearing down the body. It...

Festival sustainable

THE threatening rain clouds remained looming and the bitter winter persisted but neither could put a dampener on the wonderful Sustainable Living Expo on...

Mathletics magician

FOR most primary school children homework is a drag. It can mean continual nagging from parents and a battle of wills between child and...