Your morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and beyond.
Breanna Chillingworth Police said two trucks crashed head-on, killing two people at the scene.
Anthony Bunn VIC: A descendant of policeman killed by the Kelly Gang wants giant statue portraying bushranger Ned Kelly removed.
Olivia Shying VIC: Cash-strapped students are being recruited to drive Ballarat’s $8 million commercial cannabis supply market.
Louise Starkey QLD: Lion tamer whips industry misconception, saying animals are taken care of.
Simon Walker NSW: Humpback whale and calf put on a rare show in the harbour.
NSW: A priest acquitted of raping a girl will never escape the black mark against his name, according to a former Griffith mayor.
Matthew Attard NSW: Like your burgers big? This big?
Chris McLennan OPINION: The man who broke the story of the Adler back in 2015