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Horse riders beg drivers to please slow down

HORSE riders in Nyora are asking for greater respect from motorists after “too many” incidents of reckless and aggressive behaviour on the town’s roads. Nyora resident Serena Jansen has spoken out after a recent incident at the intersection of Berrys Road and Cornishes Road

BREAKING NEWS: South Gippsland Shire Council sacked

THE South Gippsland Shire Council has been sacked. The State Government released the following statement this morning (Wednesday, June 19). “The Andrews Labor Government will today introduce a Bill to dismiss the South Gippsland Shire Council following the final report from a Commission of

Helping those who save lives at Cape Paterson

A COMMUNITY campaign to help rebuild the Wonthaggi Life Saving Club is going ahead in leaps and bounds, with businesses throwing their support behind the cause. Last week, club life members Beth Banks and Joan Scott were out visiting Wonthaggi businesses to see if

Seconds from disaster – out of control car in Leongatha

“ONE hundred per cent an 86-year-old man who’s made a mistake,” was how police summed up an incident that shocked the Leongatha community last week, in which an out of control car hurtled down the footpath of one of the main shopping strips and

Record-breaking attendance at Loch

THE Loch Village Food and Wine Festival drew in more than 4500 people at the weekend – the largest crowd ever recorded in the 12 years it’s been running. And, most importantly, it was thanks to a dedicated team of volunteers that ensured a