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NEW North East assistant chief officer, Garry Cook, has a diverse area to cover in his role with the CFA.
UP to 60 firefighters battled and contained a fast moving grass fire ignited by lightning at Laceby.
PROMPT action by firefighters prevented a wildfire from spreading into properties at Glenrowan.
ROB McDonald and David Williams played an integral part in restoring the Dockers Plains Avenue of Honour.
BUSINESSES in Ovens Street, including the Rural City of Wangaratta, were evacuated following a gas leak.
SOME 500 CFA personnel have been called to lend a hand since October.
GRETA A emerged as the best local brigade in A division at the Volunteer Fire Brigades Victoria State Rural Seniors Championships.
LOCAL CFA volunteers are being asked to put their lives on the line battling fires in tankers from the mid 1980s.
ACCORDING to Victoria Police, up to three quarters of fires across the state were deliberately lit or started due to recklessness.
THE hard-working, quiet achievers of the Wangaratta Fire Brigade were honored at the group’s annual presentation evening.
GRAHAM Colson knows only too well how vigilant he needs to be about reducing fire risk on his rural property.
A STRIKE team made up of firefighters from Wangaratta, Oxley Flats and Everton headed across the border yesterday.