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Border Morning Mail 'New Status New Era'

Media report on the formal transition from Sire to Rural City. Border Morning Mail 'New Status New Era'.


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Border Morning Mail 'Mayor Report - Prepare for the Challenge'

Mayor Les Stones last column in the Border Morning Mail. He passed away 3 months later. BMM 'Mayor Report - Prepare for the Challenge'.


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Border Morning Mail 'Pam clinches top city job'

Election of Pam Stone as Mayor of Wodonga. Border Morning Mail 'Pam clinches top city job'.


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Border Morning Mail 'Stone to lead at Wodonga'

Les Stone elected Shire President of Wodonga. BMM 'Stone to lead at Wodonga'


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Border Morning Mail 'Murray towns wait for 'go'on boom'

Albury Wodonga prepare for the boom times. Border Morning Mail 'Murray towns wait for 'go' on boom'.


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Border Morning Mail 'Stone Home to Help Hopefuls'

Federal President Shane Stone campaigning for Susan Ley and Sophia Panopoluos (Mirabella). Border Morning Mail 'Stone Home to Help Hopefuls'.


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Border Morning Mail Visit of Premier Hamer and Minister Byrne

Victorian Premier Dick Hamer lending his support to the Albury Wodonga Growth Area. Border Morning Mail Visit of Premier Hamer and Minister Byrne.


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Border Morning Mail 'Now its official'

Declaration of Wodonga as a City. Border Morning Mail 'Now its official'.


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Border Morning Mail 'Mum's pain for murdered son'

Media reports on the murder of Terry Stone in Dili East Timor. Border Morning Mail 'Mum's pain for murdered son'.


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Border Morning Mail 'It's no struggle for Wodonga'

Media coverage of Wodonga becoming a City. Border Morning Mail 'It's no struggle for Wodonga'.


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Border Morning Mail 'Byrne opens Border big push. Make reality'

BMM 'Byrne opens Border big push. Make reality' Victorian Minister Hon Murray Byrne MLC in support of the Albury Wodonga Growth Centre.


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Border Morning Mail 'Introducing Wodonga's New Shire Leader'

The election of Les Stone as Shire President of Wodonga. Border Morning Mail 'Introducing Wodonga's New Shire Leader'


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Twin Cities Post 'City faces hard decisions'

Twin Cities Post 'City faces hard decisions' interview with Mayor Pam Stone.


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Pam Stone in High Street Wodonga

Pam Stone in High Street Wodonga reflecting on the Wodonga City journey and achievements. Border Morning Mail caption read 'Twenty-one years ago today, Pam Stone became the firs...


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Les Stone Life Governor Royal Children's Hospital

Les Stone was made a Life Governor of the Royal Children's Hospital on 16 November 1965 by reason of his extensive fund raising on behalf of the hospital. See also Images Tab un...


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Principal Bob Buchanan with Les Stone at Ariel Street Primary School Wodonga

Les Stone was made a Life Governor of the Royal Children's Hospital on 16 November 1965 by reason of his extensive fund raising on behalf of the hospital. See also Documents Tab...


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Medal of the Order of Australia

The Order of Australia was established on 14 February 1975 by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on the advice of the Whitlam Government. The Medal of the Order of Australia is a ba...


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Pennant

Pennants are a variation of a pennon, a flag carried during the Middle Ages that comprised the crest, motto, heraldic and ornamental devices; not to be confused with banner or s...


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Stone Crest

The crest that sits atop the helmet comprises a Northern Australian sea eagle (described in the Letters Patent as a white breasted sea eagle; in the parlance of heraldry the eag...


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Coat of Arms

Coat of Arms of Shane Leslie Stone. Refer Tab Coat of Arms for further information.