A UNIVERSITY report into the wellbeing of 1400 school children in the Rural City of Wangaratta shows that most are happy with life.
Overwhelmed by the level of support for his family after he suffered a stroke in February, Wangaratta man Ian Pitt has extended a message of gratitude to the local community.
KEY venues in Wangaratta need to improve under a new strategy that aims to attract more people and events to the city.
FINE examples of contemporary Australian Indigenous art collected by Sydney based businessman Geoffrey Hassall over four decades are being exhibited at the Wangaratta Art Gallery as part of The Hassall Collection.
SCENARIO modelling of the Ovens River during flood events has all but ruled out the construction of higher levee banks in central Wangaratta.
THE ignition of a 273-hectare Black Springs planned burn on Thursday in the Warby Range brings to an end the priority burns planned for the local area this autumn.
EVERY night around 105,000 people are homeless and many are sleeping rough around Australia.
RESIDENTS looking to explore the world of natural living should look no further than the Off-Grid Living Festival at Eldorado this month.
FORENSIC experts could not explain what caused the blunt force trauma that contributed to the death of a Wangaratta man after a bloody street brawl in White Street in the early hours of May 20 last year.
LOVERS of knitting and crochet have until the end of the month to contribute to the Wangaratta Library-Carevan blanket appeal.
DEPARTING Wangaratta Catholic priest Fr Novelito Lim said he was told the first two years of priestly life were expected to be full of ups and downs.
WANGARATTA RSL will begin sales of Anzac badges and other items on Monday, all the way through to Anzac Day.
WANGARATTA could well be the home of a thriving manufacturing industry if it can impress delegates at the Australian Commercial and Entertainment Technologies Association (ACETA) Convention from May 4-6.
FOR many in the Wangaratta Rovers’ senior side, tomorrow night’s clash with Myrtleford will be the first time they have played a competition match under lights.
FOR the first time since forming as a league powerhouse in 2013, Glenrowan is in the midst of an injury crisis.
ONE of Wangaratta Rovers’ budding stars, Tom Nolan, is biding his time before he returns in the brown and gold.
WANGARATTA City remains unbeaten in the Albury/Wodonga Football Association in 2018 after three late goals saw them come from behind to defeat Albury United on Sunday.
GLENROWAN premiership forward Matt Duffy says he may have to consider his playing future after dislocating his troublesome right shoulder in Saturday’s loss to Tarrawingee.
IT was three points that they wanted desperately so it was any wonder Wangaratta City senior ladies coach Tom Marshall was delighted with Sunday’s thrilling 3-2 win over Albury United.
WANGARATTA Rovers’ impressive season continued, falling just three goals short of North Albury in horrendous conditions on Saturday.
WANGARATTA Rovers’ prospects of breaking through for their first win of the season tomorrow have been boosted with star midfielder Alex Marklew certain to line up.
Here’s a selection of Monday’s People photos from this week’s paper.
FINDING out you’re expecting twins is exciting and shocking as it is, let alone the second time around.
A WANGARATTA woman who was instrumental in the DNA identification of a local soldier killed in the 1916 Battle of Fromelles has described the process as “the most amazing story”.
THE Arthur Rylah Institute, with Griggmedia, began filming on the Ovens River near Wangaratta yesterday for a documentary style film recording the history of trout cod in local waterways.
EXPERIENCED beef producer John Muraca will head up a new board to manage the Wangaratta Livestock Exchange.
A CONSISTENT downturn in the number of cattle being sold in Wangaratta continued last year, although the value of sales still exceeded $30 million.
Wangaratta: 9am Sunday
IT was third time lucky for Wangaratta’s Murray Bennett, winner of the 2017 ALPA Victorian Young Auctioneers Competition.