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500 reasons for Rose to smile

Carinya Lodge resident, 93 year old Rose Curtis received a welcome, early Christmas present last week when she received a call from the Sentinel-Times advising her that she’d won a $500 shopping spree at the new Coles’ supermarket in the Wonthaggi Plaza. Mrs Curtis

Council locks out Carinos

South Gippsland Shire Council, the owner of the Carinos Cafe and Wine Bar venue, has forced the closure of the premises following a dispute about rental payments. The restaurant was closed on Friday, December 7. N035012 By Danika Dent THE South Gippsland Shire Council

Crowds flock to new Coles opening

THERE was pandemonium in Wonthaggi this morning as the new Wonthaggi Plaza threw open its doors for the first time and many of those arriving at the centre made a bee-line for the huge new Coles supermarket which dominates the facility. People wandered from

Department has failed college, say parents

Student enrolments have been impacted by the impasse at the Korumburra Secondary College. FOR months and months, the Korumburra Secondary College Council has been pleading with the Regional Office of the Department of Education to step in and deal with a problem that has

New hospital indicates healthy future, says Chair

Chairman of the Gippsland Southern Health Service, David Harvey, was able to report to the annual general meeting last Thursday that the Leongatha Hospital project is on time and on budget for occupation in October 2013. THE Gippsland Southern Health Service (GSHS) will look