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SIX weeks after storms ravaged the North East some residents at Bowmans Forest feel they have been overlooked for repairs by the rural city.
WORKS on the new $1.6 million Wangaratta SES headquarters will begin early in 2018 with project design and concept plans rescheduled to be discussed next week.
NORTH East volunteer firefighters have raised concerns about the future of the CFA with Shadow Minister for Emergency Services, Brad Battin, and local MP Tim McCurdy (MLA, Ovens Valley).
A SAND fibre track costing $1.3 million will be installed at the Wangaratta Racecourse, bringing it up to a first class horse training standard.
MORE land in the city’s west end looks likely to open up if a section of Wangaratta Golf Course is approved for rezoning tomorrow night.
WANGARATTA High School is nearing the realisation of its 10 year redevelopment vision, and the wider community is expected to benefit.
THE prospect of Victoria becoming the first state in Australia to introduce voluntary euthanasia laws remains alive.
SINGLE-USE plastic bags will be banned across Victoria as part of $30.4 million in the 2017/18 State Budget to improve the ways we manage waste and recover resources.
A $1.5 million upgrade at Merriwa Industries in Wangaratta will create 21 new jobs and open up more opportunities for people with a disability.
SIX beds of a 10-bed extension at Illoura Residential Aged Care will be used to get elderly patients out of hospital and healthier more quickly.
AFTER an outstanding performance in August the North East line has slid back down the table to be the worst performed V/Line service in the state according to the latest Public Transport Victoria (PTV) data.
A HUGE solar system, potentially generating 100 kilowatts of power, will be installed at Northeast Health Wangaratta (NHW) by the end of 2017/18.