A FLOOD watch has been issued for the West and South Gippsland weather forecast district, which includes Wellington Shire.
GIPPSLAND, including the Latrobe, Thomson, Macalister, Avon and Mitchell river catchments, has been placed on flood watch.
A FINAL flood warning has been issued for the Mitchell River.
RECENT rain has led to storage levels at Lake Glanmaggie jump to 91 per cent.
LOCAL charity group the Five Star Project benefited from the success of the Bowls Victoria North Gippsland Goodwill Tour last week, with tour members handing over a cheque for $700 at the tour’s final destination of Yarram on Friday.
ROSEDALE police have charged a 21-year-old local man with the theft of a motorcycle.
TENNIS legend Evonne Goolagong-Cawley toured Ramahyuck District Aboriginal Corporation medical and dental facilities on Thursday.
ANSWERING the call to “be brave and shave” during this year’s World’s Greatest Shave, a team from the Gippsland Times will be shedding their luxuriant locks or having their hair turned outrageous colours on Friday, March 16.
BRIAGOLONG police are investigating an incident that involved cattle being shot and left for dead on a property.
A MINOR flood warning remains in place for the Mitchell River.
THE Federal Government has formally approved plans for a major redevelopment at RAAF Base East Sale.
ARALUEN Primary school will enter the Carpet Court Storybook Challenge to go in the running to win prizes including $1000 in books and colourful reading mats for their classrooms, as well as individual prizes.