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INLAND BOOST
A PLANNED Inland Rail project set to create a freight link between Melbourne and Brisbane will include the North East on its route. [more]
Gliding Club of Victoria floats possibility of relocating from Benalla to Wangaratta
AUSTRALIA’S largest gliding club is considering relocating to Wangaratta. [more]
Ovens St upgrade
A PROPOSED $1.41 million redesign to Wangaratta’s Ovens Street and King George V Gardens will reduce parking spaces to create a more pedestrian friendly area [more]
HEALTH BOOM
WANGARATTA’S public hospital has applied for another $7 million to roll out stage two of a $22 million redevelopment. [more]
A fatal affray
THE tragic and senseless misunderstanding, which led to an alcohol-fuelled fatal affray in Wangaratta was laid bare in court yesterday as one combatant was sentenced [more]
Tackling abuse
AGGRESSIVE, drunk or drug affected people who enter Wangaratta’s public emergency department could find themselves placed in a specially built room. [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]
Flu outbreak
WANGARATTA’S largest retirement village is in lockdown due to an influenza outbreak. [more]
SOLAR FLARE UP
A $50 million solar farm planned for North Wangaratta has been delayed at least six months due to an appeal to the Victorian, Civil and [more]
Square dumped
A CONTROVERSIAL project to convert Moloney’s Arcade in Wangaratta into a community square that would eliminate 20 car parks has all but been abandoned. [more]