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Sandra shares her story of evacuation

By TOM GANNON Traralgon residents forced to flee their homes on Thursday were left scrambling to collect important belongings as flood water engulfed most of...

Flooding cuts deep for Peterkin Street resident

By ZAC STANDISH PETERKIN Street house owner Peter Runge is one of many Traralgon residents reeling from last week's floods, with the rapidly flowing water...

Assistance now available for flood victims

By TOM GANNON ACTING Premier James Merlino visited Traralgon yesterday to announce further financial assistance for flood affected households. The emergency re-establishment payments of up to...

Severe damage in Walhalla following wild storm

By Michelle Slater Walhalla was open to locals only after significant landslips had destabilised the main access roads into the mountain community last week. Walhalla and...

Boolarra, Budgeree and Yinnar South community bands together in clean-up effort

By Michelle Slater Farmers and heavy machinery operators banded together to clear roads in the ranges after residents were stuck on their properties without power,...

New service station approved by council

By MICHELLE SLATER Latrobe City Council has given the nod for a large scale petrol station to be built on the Princes Highway between Morwell...

Rates in Latrobe City to rise 1.5 per cent

By MICHELLE SLATER Latrobe City Council is charging an extra 1.5 per cent rates hike in the upcoming financial year as part of the 2021-22...

Third boiler house at Hazelwood site set to be demolished

A THIRD former Hazelwood Power Station boiler house is expected to be demolished during the next week in a controlled collapse. ENGIE is looking at...
Yallourn Power Station

Heavy rain sees Yallourn pause production at coal mine

By Michelle Slater Yallourn Power Station has paused production at the coal mine due to heavy rainfall and is running at a reduced capacity to...
Flood evacuation warning for the Traralgon Creek area lifted

LATEST: Evacuation warning for the Traralgon Creek area lifted, flood warning now moderate

By GREGOR MACTAGGART THE SES lifted the flood evacuation warning for the Traralgon Creek area at 9.24am today. The flood warning for the Traralgon Creek has...
The latest severe weather warning for heavy rainfall issued by the Bureau of Meteorology

Severe weather warning for heavy rainfall issued

By GREGOR MACTAGGART The Bureau of Meteorology this afternoon issued a severe weather warning for heavy rainfall across West and South Gippsland Districts, including the...

GERF launches appeal to support flood-affected Gippsland communities

The Gippsland Emergency Relief Fund (GERF) has launched an appeal for financial donations to provide flood-affected Gippslanders with immediate support.GERF spokesperson Barry Whitehead announced...

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Sandra shares her story of evacuation

By TOM GANNON Traralgon residents forced to flee their homes on Thursday were left scrambling to collect important belongings as flood water engulfed most of...