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Essential cinema

Essential cinema

The Castlemaine Local and International Film Festival is proud and excited to announce its 2016 program. The festival, ...

Unable to object

Unable to object

The prospect of having an almost 80-square, two-storey house overlooking his own home understandably does not appeal to ...

Institute to reopen

Institute to reopen

The former Australian Emergency Management Institute at Mount Macedon has been purchased by the state government and is ...

Storages at capacity

Storages at capacity

Following torrential rain over the past week, Coliban Water's Kyneton storages are all at capacity.

Timely tune for Trentham

Timely tune for Trentham

Macedon Ranges may have the grandeur of Hanging Rock, Mount Macedon and other breathtaking sites "but it doesn't ...

A note about nodes

A note about nodes

Mount Alexander Shire Council is set to write to the Federal Communications Minister, Mitch Fifield, regarding the delivery ...

Fantastic fairytale art

Fantastic fairytale art

Castlemaine photographic illustrator and artist Lorena Carrington will be holding a workshop at Castlemaine Library called Chimera Obscura ...

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Saints storm into finals

Saints storm into finals

Eighth-placed Trentham hosted sixth-placed Lexton and needed a win to cement a finals berth - a tough ask ...

Our girl in Rio

Our girl in Rio

A Rio Olympian who honed her talents growing up in Riddells Creek made it to the Women's 1500m ...

Tigers in a nail-biter

Tigers in a nail-biter

So much at stake, so much to play for! Lancefield senior footballers turned in a courageous performance on ...

Kyneton on target to finals

Kyneton on target to finals

The Kyneton Tigers are pushing forward with their campaign to play finals footy after a solid 49-point victory ...

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Festival marches on

Festival marches on

The beat of drums and the skirl of bagpipes rang out across Kyneton on Sunday as the 2016 ...

School celebrates solar

School celebrates solar

Students and staff at Castlemaine North Primary School have celebrated the news that they are set to receive ...

Solar matters - week three

Neil Barrett is the chair of the Hub Foundation Castlemaine which is organising the MASH project. The Midland Express is ...

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Opinion

Gaming the system

With respect, I think those putting forward good reasons both for and against the Macedon Ranges 40ha rule ...

Drastic change required

Over the past four years there have been many major planning proposals debated and approved by the Macedon ...

Points in opposition

Jill Loorham and Barry Murphy both congratulate the Macedon Ranges Shire councillors on their decision to go against ...

Great Australian Dream

I am responding to Andrew McLaren's ('Extraordinary ineptness') and Richard Hughes' ('Breathtaking ignorance') letters (Midland Express, September 6) ...

Fantastic to see

Fantastic to see the mayors of the City of Greater Bendigo and the Mount Alexander Shire sign the ...

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