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Wow! What an opening, what a show

THE iconic Broadway blockbuster, Chicago, opened in a blaze of style, colour and movement in the Wonthaggi Union Community Arts Centre tonight leaving audiences gasping at the new high in production values achieved by the Wonthaggi Theatrical Group. Director Karen Milkins-Hendry has worked her

Science whizz turned murderess

VELMA Kelly was the top dog in jail before Roxie Hart came along. Both facing charges of murder, Roxie steals the spotlight and the press are keen to put her on the front page, but Velma’s got a toughness about her that Roxy doesn’t.

Chance to dump the guns

BASS Coast residents are being encouraged to hand-in firearms as part of a National Firearms Amnesty. The three-month amnesty ending in September allows people to drop off their unregistered or disused firearms at their local police station. Police say no questions are asked, whether

Push to change name of McMillan electorate

EVERY seven years, the Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) reconsiders the electoral boundaries and that time is coming this December. The McMillan electorate, from Port Welshpool to Wonthaggi to Noojee, could also be called something else if the Bass Coast and South Gippsland Reconciliation Group

Clean up chemicals and detox your home

BASS Coast Shire residents are being urged to ‘Detox your Home’ – a safe, free and easy-to-use service to dispose of common, highly toxic household chemicals without harming your health or the environment.BASS Coast Shire residents are being urged to ‘Detox your Home’ –