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Hope for Gippsland

A VISION to help those affected by substance use in Gippsland is now closer to becoming a reality. Peter Down is the chair of the Hope Restart Centre to be built near Bairnsdale. He was involved in the formation of a committee that has

Tell me it is true!

MacKillop takes ‘best production’ in the state LAST Saturday night was a proud night for the people of Leongatha and district, and their local Catholic secondary college, Mary MacKillop, when they took out the top award in the state for their school musical –

Confidence builds with Burra’s big annoucement

THE KORUMBURRA Business Association says Korumburra is “buzzing” after last week’s announcement of the $24.5 million expansion of the town’s largest employer, Burra Foods. Funded in part by the Victorian Government, the expansion includes the development of an infant formula canning and packing line

$50,000 in antiques goes up in flames

STILL recovering from a recent heart attack, Korumburra’s Herb Treacy said he “almost had another one” when he got a call in the middle of the night that his antiques shop was on fire. At around 3am on Sunday, December 3, passers-by driving along

Loch CFA needs you

COMING into their busiest time of the year, Loch CFA is putting the call out for volunteers. Loch CFA covers the townships of Loch, Nyora, Bena, Jeetho and the area between Nyora and Lang Lang. They’re also one of the 24 brigades in Victoria