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Record store sale with 4000 cattle

LAST week’s store cattle sale at VLE’s Leongatha saleyards was the biggest local agents could recall for the last 15 years, with the yarding of 4009 cattle setting a new record. The sale saw strong competition from feedlotters and local graziers alike, with many

Two days to catch driver after fatality

IT TOOK two days but Major Collision Investigation Unit detectives have arrested a Burwood man following a fatal crash in Cowes on Monday morning, April 8. Investigators have been told a car lost control at the intersection of Phillip Island Road and Ventnor Road

New maternity suites sign of things to come

MEMBER for Bass Jordan Crugnale told an excited crowd, assembled for the opening of two new maternity suites at the Wonthaggi hospital last week that the State Government would not ignore a community that was prepared to help itself. The recently elected MP was

Soccer kicks off

SOCCER season is back for 2019 and Korumburra City Soccer Club (KCSC) kicked it off with the Korumburra Cup for the junior’s competition on Saturday, April 6. Six junior teams entered for under 12s: Korumburra City, Leongatha Knights, Mirboo North United, Phillip Island Breakers,

Bargains at Maffra’s automotive swap meet

THE Gippsland Vehicle Collection (GVC) is hosting its fourth annual Automotive Swap Meet. If you have been searching for a rare part, want to add to your vehicle memorabilia collection or deck out your man-cave, have a keen eye for a bargain or items