WANGARATTA council has back-flipped on paying for a bridge that will connect future housing in the city’s northwest, deciding to instead slug developers with the cost.
A SHED that offers ‘a second home’ for many men in the Wangaratta area has outgrown its digs due to its popularity.
RURAL City of Wangaratta council is seeking advice in an attempt to avoid a price hike on the kerbside collection.
A SAFETY briefing for local pilots will be staged at Wangaratta next week.
THE Naish family of Wangaratta will have about 20 relatives in the crowd for this Saturday’s Essendon versus Richmond clash in support of nephew, cousin and new Tigers player Patrick Naish.
DEVELOPERS of a solar farm at Glenrowan claim the project will boost the region’s economy by millions of dollars and create jobs.
THE pilot of a plane that crashed into another aircraft at Wangaratta Airport, who then refuelled and took to the skies again, is being investigated by the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA).
A claim seeking damages relating to the alleged failure to monitor and supervise convicted murderer Michael Cardamone while on parole has been lodged with the state of Victoria.
A FERRARI allegedly clocked at 233km/h yesterday is believed to be the highest speed recorded by Wangaratta Highway Patrol officers in living memory.
ENTREPRENEURS wanting to score a free year’s rent in the Co-Store have until Friday to submit their idea to the Rural City of Wangaratta.
A CFA member who advises on the health and safety of the region’s firefighters has warned that continuous wire rope barriers could put personnel in grave danger.
A US Army pilot who flew missions in Iraq is keeping watch on the North East region in case a large-scale fire starts this summer.