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JOHN and Lorna Finn’s dedication to Cancer Council Victoria’s Wangaratta Volunteer Group was rewarded last week when they received 30-year service awards from the organisation.
GOODSTART Early Learning Centre Wangaratta has exceeded their own expectations with their fundraising efforts for the Royal Children’s Hospital annual Good Friday Appeal.
A COMMUNITY-wide protest against changes to Federal Government welfare assistance will take the form of a Picnic Against Poverty in Apex Park next month.
KINDERGARTEN sessions for three year olds will be relocated from three Wangaratta kinders to The Hub in Yarrunga from next year.
THE project to tackle the major problem of homelessness in the North East is continuing without State or Local Government funding.
RENOVATIONS are under way on the building that could prevent some of Wangaratta’s youth becoming homeless.
A FIGHT is heating up between the Pangerang and Yorta Yorta Aboriginal people over who are the rightful traditional owners of the Warby Ovens Nation…
FIVE local community groups will benefit from fundraising efforts by the Early Holden Car Club of Wangaratta.
WANGARATTA Fun Run co-organiser Justin Scholz has declared yesterday’s event the best yet but has already begun planning for an even bigger 2014 with the…
WHEN Middle Creek Road resident, Frank Ryan, saw flames heading up the hill towards his property, he was ready to flee. “I’d just come in…
WOOLWORTHS Limited has withdrawn its application to build a 24-hour service station on Ryley Street.
An estimated 2500 people rallied in Wangaratta’s central business district yesterday, protesting against the proposed Ryley Street Woolworths-Caltex 24 hour service station.