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We remember their sacrifice

HONOUR, mateship and sacrifice were paid tribute to in communities across Wellington Shire on Wednesday.

Tour for a cure

RIDING a bicycle solo across half the planet is a big challenge.

$300,000 to keep Stratford rail bridge fit for use

PASSENGER trains crossing the Stratford railway bridge will continue to crawl along at 15kmh for the foreseeable future.

Remembering the sacrifices of war

IN a tribute to its former students who went off to fight in war, Catholic College Sale planted two Lone Pines this week.

Teens are charged over car torching and alcohol theft

DETECTIVES have arrested and charged three teenagers with burglary, theft, the theft of a car and causing criminal damage by fire after a crime spree in Stratford and Sale last week.

Longford book is launched

IT’S difficult to imagine that Longford was ever once a bustling trade hub.

Final flood watch issued

A FINAL flood watch has been issued for thw Latrobe, Thomson, Macalister and Avon river catchments and the South Gippsland Basin.

Anzac Day services across Wellington Shire

DURING Anzac Day’s services across the shire, recognition of the 70th anniversary of those events of 1942 during the Second World War that have been etched into the military history of Australia, will take place.

Council’s problem

WELLINGTON Shire Council has been unable to deliver a full construction urban project through a Special Charge Scheme since council amalgamations in 1994.

Coastal amendment goes on show

THE final stage of Wellington Shire Council’s plan for the Ninety Mile Beach has begun with the exhibition of the proposed amendment C71 to the Wellington Planning Scheme.

Council seeks protection

WELLINGTON Shire Council will seek protection from litigation over future coastal planning decisions.

Shakespeare arts trail launched

TWO hundred and fifty members of the Stratford community packed out the Mechanics Hall on Sunday for the opening of the Shakespeare festival and arts trail walk.

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