ANOTHER 10 career firefighters are set to join the Wangaratta Fire Brigade
WANGARATTA council is inspecting the safety requirements of backyard swimming pools around Wangaratta to ensure that the community stays safe over summer.
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 police have so far detected 35 people driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol this festive season.
DESPITE an overall drop in fatal collisions on North East roads, a senior Wangaratta police officer said local drivers are still taking too many risks behind the wheel.
CROWDS flocked to Wangaratta Turf Club yesterday to enjoy its Kids’ Day Out country racing event.
THE family of Wangaratta nurse Jess McLennan were shattered after the driver responsible for her death walked out of Wangaratta County Court a free man on Wednesday.
WANGARATTA Highway Patrol officers have made it their mission to ensure everyone gets to their destination safely this festive season.
DESPITE an overall crime decrease in Wangaratta this year, a rise in theft has led frustrated police to urge locals to lock up their property and vehicles.
FIVE Rural City of Wangaratta residents will be able to spend up big at local businesses, each winning a $1500 voucher for separate retailers.
LOCALS have been urged to steer clear from certain sections of the Ovens River while authorities clean up floating grocery items following a truck collision on Wednesday afternoon.
A MAN’S miraculous underwater escape from a truck that nosedived into the Ovens River from the Hume Freeway on Wednesday has left emergency services personnel scratching their heads.