THROWBACK THURSDAY: February 20-26, 1999

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Lyndon Webb, the new chief executive of Towong Council. Picture: RAY HUNT

Lyndon Webb, the new chief executive of Towong Council. Picture: RAY HUNT

Albury Showground Stables  - trots  - Trainer David Jack and his horse Gracesea. Picture: TANYA LAKE

Albury Showground Stables - trots - Trainer David Jack and his horse Gracesea. Picture: TANYA LAKE

Wodonga South Primary School  -  Thomas Whyte, 2, who is waiting for a liver transplant, in amongst some teddy bears at a fundraiser the school had for him. Picture: PETER BATSON

Wodonga South Primary School - Thomas Whyte, 2, who is waiting for a liver transplant, in amongst some teddy bears at a fundraiser the school had for him. Picture: PETER BATSON

Jessica Carlson, 7, found comfort in a trauma teddy after breaking her arm. Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

Jessica Carlson, 7, found comfort in a trauma teddy after breaking her arm. Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

Wodonga  -  Temporary Tattooing. Nerissa Bartlett aged 21 from Wodonga has a temporary tattoo applied by artist Anthony Metry of Art with Soul. Picture: KATE GERAGHTY

Wodonga - Temporary Tattooing. Nerissa Bartlett aged 21 from Wodonga has a temporary tattoo applied by artist Anthony Metry of Art with Soul. Picture: KATE GERAGHTY

1998 Young Australian of the Year Ms Tan Le in Albury. Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

1998 Young Australian of the Year Ms Tan Le in Albury. Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

New Albury-Wodonga Bandits basketball player Graeme Anstey, brother of NBA player Chris. Picture: RAY HUNT

New Albury-Wodonga Bandits basketball player Graeme Anstey, brother of NBA player Chris. Picture: RAY HUNT

Albury Airport  -  SOCOG executive Hugh Watson arrives in Albury to inspect possible training venues for visiting countries ahead of the Sydney Olympic Games. Picture: PETER MERKESTEYN

Albury Airport - SOCOG executive Hugh Watson arrives in Albury to inspect possible training venues for visiting countries ahead of the Sydney Olympic Games. Picture: PETER MERKESTEYN

Murray Conservatorium Centre, Albury. Youth orchestra rehearses. Picture: PETER BATSON

Murray Conservatorium Centre, Albury. Youth orchestra rehearses. Picture: PETER BATSON

NSW state election campaign -   Rev. Fred Nile at the Uniting Church Holbrook. Picture: RAY HUNT

NSW state election campaign - Rev. Fred Nile at the Uniting Church Holbrook. Picture: RAY HUNT

Albury  -  election campaign -  Newmarket Hotel  -  Save Our City protesters stop NSW state treasurer Mr Michael Egan (second from left, red tie) and local Labor candidate Mr Mike O'Donnell (third from left,hand on chest), on their way into to Mr O'Donnell's Labor campaign launch. Picture: KATE GERAGHTY

Albury - election campaign - Newmarket Hotel - Save Our City protesters stop NSW state treasurer Mr Michael Egan (second from left, red tie) and local Labor candidate Mr Mike O'Donnell (third from left,hand on chest), on their way into to Mr O'Donnell's Labor campaign launch. Picture: KATE GERAGHTY

Beechworth  -  Giaconda winery  -  Winemaker Mr Richard Kinzbrunner. Picture: KATE GERAGHTY

Beechworth - Giaconda winery - Winemaker Mr Richard Kinzbrunner. Picture: KATE GERAGHTY

Mt Buffalo. Wedding couple Stephen Ruffels and Lisa Barlee were to to hang-glide in tandem but unfortunately the wind damaged their hang-glider before they could take off. Picture: PETER MERKESTEYN

Mt Buffalo. Wedding couple Stephen Ruffels and Lisa Barlee were to to hang-glide in tandem but unfortunately the wind damaged their hang-glider before they could take off. Picture: PETER MERKESTEYN

Albury -  Labor's Mike O'Donnell's election campaign. Save Our City protesters. Picture: PETER MERKESTEYN

Albury - Labor's Mike O'Donnell's election campaign. Save Our City protesters. Picture: PETER MERKESTEYN

Albury -  Labor's Mike O'Donnell's election campaign. NSW State Treasurer Mr Michael Egan walks away from Save Our City protesters. Picture: PETER MERKESTEYN

Albury - Labor's Mike O'Donnell's election campaign. NSW State Treasurer Mr Michael Egan walks away from Save Our City protesters. Picture: PETER MERKESTEYN

Ms Carolyn Roberts, Senior Customer Service Officer with the Department of Fair Trading, with an offending letter that suggests you could become a millionaire by giving your bank account details to someone in Nigeria. Picture: PETER MERKESTEYN

Ms Carolyn Roberts, Senior Customer Service Officer with the Department of Fair Trading, with an offending letter that suggests you could become a millionaire by giving your bank account details to someone in Nigeria. Picture: PETER MERKESTEYN

Wangaratta race course  -  Forbern Lodge. Gaye Gauci is off to Singapore to look after Michael Kent's horses. Picture: KATE GERAGHTY

Wangaratta race course - Forbern Lodge. Gaye Gauci is off to Singapore to look after Michael Kent's horses. Picture: KATE GERAGHTY

Wayne Anderson with his horse ' Celtic Sea '. Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

Wayne Anderson with his horse ' Celtic Sea '. Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

Lankey's Creek, near Holbrook. Fatal helicopter accident in which the pilot, Huw Paffard and his sister, Jaya Paffard died.  The father and uncle of the victims inspect the wreckage. Picture: PETER MERKESTEYN

Lankey's Creek, near Holbrook. Fatal helicopter accident in which the pilot, Huw Paffard and his sister, Jaya Paffard died. The father and uncle of the victims inspect the wreckage. Picture: PETER MERKESTEYN

Albury Golf Course - Chris Atkinson points out the damage created by vandals when they took a buggy and drove it over the golf course. Picture: TANYA LAKE

Albury Golf Course - Chris Atkinson points out the damage created by vandals when they took a buggy and drove it over the golf course. Picture: TANYA LAKE

Wodonga Football and Sports Club gaming room manager/supervisor Gary Berthun. The club is losing 16 per cent of poker machines. Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

Wodonga Football and Sports Club gaming room manager/supervisor Gary Berthun. The club is losing 16 per cent of poker machines. Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

Albury deputy mayor Alan Foster, on board the PS Cumberoona.

Albury deputy mayor Alan Foster, on board the PS Cumberoona.

Wangaratta - Rob Chuck, grower and advocate for the cut flower industry. Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

Wangaratta - Rob Chuck, grower and advocate for the cut flower industry. Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

Homebush Stadium, Sydney - pole vault.  Beechworth's Emma George celebrates breaking the world record during the Optus Grand Prix meet.

Homebush Stadium, Sydney - pole vault. Beechworth's Emma George celebrates breaking the world record during the Optus Grand Prix meet.

Wodonga  -  Water Parklands. Homicide detectives from Melbourne investigate the crime scene of where the body of Aubrey Maurice Broughill was found.  (L TO R) Detective Sgt Paul Ross, Detective Sen Sgt Lucio Rovis, Detective Michael O'Neill. Picture: KATE GERAGHTY

Wodonga - Water Parklands. Homicide detectives from Melbourne investigate the crime scene of where the body of Aubrey Maurice Broughill was found. (L TO R) Detective Sgt Paul Ross, Detective Sen Sgt Lucio Rovis, Detective Michael O'Neill. Picture: KATE GERAGHTY

Wodonga  -  Water Parkland Homicide squad and police divers search the area where the body of  Aubrey Maurice Broughill  was found. Picture: KATE GERAGHTY

Wodonga - Water Parkland Homicide squad and police divers search the area where the body of Aubrey Maurice Broughill was found. Picture: KATE GERAGHTY

Wodonga  -  Water Parkland Homicide squad and police divers search the area where the body of  Aubrey Maurice Broughill  was found. Picture: KATE GERAGHTY

Wodonga - Water Parkland Homicide squad and police divers search the area where the body of Aubrey Maurice Broughill was found. Picture: KATE GERAGHTY

Undated copy pic of Lower  Bogong Village.

Undated copy pic of Lower Bogong Village.

Clean Up Australia Day. Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

Clean Up Australia Day. Picture: CHRIS McCORMACK

Frog Hollow, South Albury. Claire Douglas at her campaign launch  for the NSW state election. Picture: PETER BATSON

Frog Hollow, South Albury. Claire Douglas at her campaign launch for the NSW state election. Picture: PETER BATSON

QEII Square, Albury. Pic re sunicrust  triathlon media challenge. Pictured: Darren Grigg, WIN Television, Nick Higgins, Border Mail and Tiffany Cherry, Prime Television, with trophy. Picture: PETER BATSON

QEII Square, Albury. Pic re sunicrust triathlon media challenge. Pictured: Darren Grigg, WIN Television, Nick Higgins, Border Mail and Tiffany Cherry, Prime Television, with trophy. Picture: PETER BATSON

Tym Travis, chairman of Albury Central Traders, re proposed plan for Albury's CBD. That's Dean Street, Albury, in the background. Picture: PETER BATSON

Tym Travis, chairman of Albury Central Traders, re proposed plan for Albury's CBD. That's Dean Street, Albury, in the background. Picture: PETER BATSON

Albury  -  St Patricks Church - Brazilian Bishop Alfonso Felippe Gregory visiting Australia talking about the cancellation of unpayable third world countries debts. Picture: KATE GERAGHTY

Albury - St Patricks Church - Brazilian Bishop Alfonso Felippe Gregory visiting Australia talking about the cancellation of unpayable third world countries debts. Picture: KATE GERAGHTY

Deputy mayor Alan Foster and the PS Cumberoona. Picture: TANYA LAKE

Deputy mayor Alan Foster and the PS Cumberoona. Picture: TANYA LAKE

Albury's Stewart Lacey, who found parts of a 1908 Border Morning Mail newspaper. Picture: PETER MERKESTEYN

Albury's Stewart Lacey, who found parts of a 1908 Border Morning Mail newspaper. Picture: PETER MERKESTEYN

Lavington Sports Club oval -  Canberra Raiders v Melbourne Storm rugby league game. Laurie Daley. Picture: PETER BATSON

Lavington Sports Club oval - Canberra Raiders v Melbourne Storm rugby league game. Laurie Daley. Picture: PETER BATSON

Lavington Sports Club Oval. Canberra Raiders v Melbourne Storm rugby league. Richard Swain with the ball. Picture: PETER BATSON

Lavington Sports Club Oval. Canberra Raiders v Melbourne Storm rugby league. Richard Swain with the ball. Picture: PETER BATSON

Lavington -  Canberra Raiders v Melbourne Storm rugby league.  On the left is David Furner. Picture: PETER BATSON

Lavington - Canberra Raiders v Melbourne Storm rugby league. On the left is David Furner. Picture: PETER BATSON

Albury Regional Art Gallery  -  Helen Read, Aboriginal art collector with some of her collection. She is standing behind the Mermaid Sculpture 'maningrida' by Dick Nadjolorro. Picture: TANYA LAKE

Albury Regional Art Gallery - Helen Read, Aboriginal art collector with some of her collection. She is standing behind the Mermaid Sculpture 'maningrida' by Dick Nadjolorro. Picture: TANYA LAKE