Thursday Feb 27
Shepparton News Online
Volunteers want to better their community and help others
Sporting and community groups jumped at the opportunity to speak about what difficulties they faced and what we, as a community, can do to help.
Shire considers having more neighbourhood safe places
The Mitchell Shire Council will investigate increasing the number of neighbourhood safe places that people can seek refuge during emergencies like bushfires.
Fix for Old Goulburn River Bridge?
In a way, it was fitting a Mitchell Shire Council meeting to discuss a new report on the Old Goulburn River Bridge was postponed last week.
Vic Gippsland fire areas 'feel forgotten'
The threat of the Mickleham-Kilmore fire north of Melbourne has abated with firefighters containing the blaze which had burnt through 23,000 hectares, destroying 18 of the 45 homes burned down across the state.