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Hospital getting solar powered
A HUGE solar system, potentially generating 100 kilowatts of power, will be installed at Northeast Health Wangaratta (NHW) by the end of 2017/18. [more]
HEALTH BOOM
WANGARATTA’S public hospital has applied for another $7 million to roll out stage two of a $22 million redevelopment. [more]
7 FLU DEATHS
THE aged care industry is expected to rally for compulsory flu vaccinations for all staff following a fatal outbreak that killed seven elderly residents at [more]
$2B gun club risk
AN Australian leader in environmental consulting, who compiled the contamination report for a Wangaratta gun club, has warned that implementation of impractical government frameworks could [more]
EPA asked please explain
TIM McCurdy (MLA, Ovens Valley) is going into bat for the North Wangaratta Football Netball Club (NWFNC) to seek answers surrounding delays in a 2018 [more]
$12 million rail trail boost for the region
THE North East is set to become one of the world’s top destinations for trail cycle tourism, thanks to a $12 million funding boost from [more]
More patients, more cash
WANGARATTA’S public hospital will receive a significant budget increase to help meet its increasing patient demand over the next year. [more]
SPLIT IGNITES HEAT
LOCAL volunteers fear they will be relegated to a “secondary role” under a split of the CFA announced by the State Government on Friday. [more]
Our slice of pie
WANGARATTA residents can expect to benefit from millions of dollars’ worth of investments announced in the 2017-18 Victorian budget. [more]
State cash to design our converted trains
MAJOR re-designing of VLocity trains for the North East rail line was funded in yesterday’s 2017/18 Victorian budget. [more]