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They still don’t know who won the $40 million

THE media world descended on Leongatha this morning after it was revealed that the Leongatha Newsagency and Tattslotto sold the winning Oz Lotto ticket which scooped this week’s Jackpot prize pool of $40 million. Channels 7, 9, 10 and WinTV were there. The champagne

Would you consider becoming a SalvoCare volunteer?

  MORE than 6500 children in Victoria are placed in out of home care on any given night. That’s 5.2 out of every 1000 children living in out of home care (OOHC) across the state, with Gippsland having one of the highest rates of

Caravan park evictions

THE South Gippsland Shire Council is issuing notices to vacate to people occupying sites at the Yanakie and Long Jetty Foreshore caravan parks without a permit. CEO Tim Tamlin said the Crown Land sites are now being occupied without any permit, so the council

A volunteer mission they’ll never forget

NOTHING could duplicate the trauma, utter devastation and loss that resulted from the 2015 ‘Gorkha’ earthquake which hit in Nepal on April 25, 2015. More than 8000 people were killed and upwards of 21,000 injured. But for three South Gippsland men, taking part in

MG can’t make suppliers bankroll unit holders

MURRAY Goulburn, its dairy farmer suppliers and towns like Leongatha, with so much invested in the big Australian co-operative, are at crisis point over the stunning announcements made by the firm last Wednesday. But they may not appreciate just how acute the level of