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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

Game on in Monash

EVEN before the election was called last Thursday, five of the candidates contesting the new and expanded Federal seat of Monash were off and running. Together with sitting member Russell Broadbent of the Liberal Party they attended a Monash Candidates Climate and Environment Forum

Dangerous paths cause havoc for pedestrians

WONTHAGGI residents are calling on the Bass Coast Shire Council to install more pedestrian crossings, and fix steep and cracked footpaths. Participants from Connecting 2 Australia, a not-for-profit organisation which works with people living with a disability and/or disadvantage, recently made a presentation to


Three men arrested in Walkerville drug raid THREE men were arrested on drugs charges following a police raid at a Walkerville property on Monday morning this week, April 15. A 45-year-old Walkerville man, a 34-year-old Bentleigh East man, and a 50-year-old Brunswick man were

Cr McEwen subject of ‘serious investigation’

THE plot thickens for the South Gippsland Shire Council after the Supreme Court last week ordered a neighbour of the Bald Hills Wind Farm to answer questions about the alleged leaking of confidential council information. In the frame for the incident is Cr Andrew