Good morning Bendigo!
It is Monday again. Oh how quickly weekend's just fly past these days.
I hope you all had a good weekend, but this week is a big one for Bendigo.
The Bendigo Cup is just a couple of days away.
Cloudy day, a shower or two later tonight. There is a chance of a thunderstorm this morning. A top of 19 degrees.
Trains appear to be running on time this morning.
Hospitals to get greater choice
Health minister David Davis has announced hospitals will be given greater choice as part of an overhaul of the state's health system's information and communication services.
Following a review of the previous government's HealthSMART system, Davis is set to announce that health providers will be able to chose their own system.
Vettel wins fourth championship
Sebastian Vettel has become the youngest four-time champion in Formula One history over night, after winning the Indian Grand Prix.
The 26-yea-old German became the youngest man to win four straight titles with Jaun Manuel Fangio and Michael Schumacher the only other drivers to achieve the feat.
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If it is your birthday I hope you have a great day!
You share a birthday with, Bill Gates, actress Julia Roberts, rock singer Ben Harper and actor Joaquin Phoenix.
TODAY IS FAMOUS FOR. . .
1636 - Harvard College is founded at Cambridge, Massachusetts.
1886 - Statue of Liberty is dedicated in New York City harbour.
2010 - Two volcanoes erupt on Russia's far-eastern Kamchatka Peninsula, tossing massive ash clouds kilometres into the air, forcing flights to divert and blanketing one town with thick, heavy ash.
JOKE OF THE DAY
What do you call a judge with no fingers?
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Have a nice day,