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CATHY McGowan (MHR, Indi) has labelled Tuesday night’s federal budget announcement as “a black day” for the mobile black spot program.
ALPINE Health will deliver the Commonwealth Home Support Program in Indigo Shire from July 1, 2018, council confirmed yesterday.
A COMPELLING story by the Wimmera’s Margaret Millington about refugees who transformed a country town was told to a Beechworth forum last week.
A WIMMERA couple whose work with Karen refugees transformed Nhill will talk in Beechworth on November 30 about the dramatic effects of such collaboration.
INDIGO mayor Jenny O’Connor and parliamentarian Cathy McGowan (MHR, Indi) have welcomed near 62 per cent national support for same-sex marriage.
PARLIAMENTARIAN Cathy McGowan (MHR, Indi) on Saturday appealed to the future of Stanley – its children – to help her open a war memorial rotunda.
THE people of Kiewa-Tangambalanga are still waiting for details of the effects of Murray Goulburn’s decision to axe its 135-strong milk processing workforce.
MURRAY Goulburn chief executive Ari Mervis early this month said the co-operative was “acutely aware of the impact that our decisions will have” in Kiewa-Tangambalanga.
BEECHWORTH Secondary College school council president Larry Goldsworthy will advocate directly to government for “adequate funding” for the campus.
CATHY McGowan (MHR Indi) has described the federal government’s Budget commitment of $100 million to fix the North East rail line as a “stunning result”.
WORK to assess Indigo communities’ cultural heritage for nomination to the national heritage list is to start in earnest.
VICTORIAN Senator Derryn Hinch expects the federal government to establish a joint parliamentary committee to examine arrangements for a sex abuse redress scheme.