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Dr Meg Curnick pointing out Arthur's broken femur, which was being operated on last week. 142502 Picture: JESSE GRAHAM
Arthur’s one lucky joey
ARTHUR the koala joey is expected to make a full recovery, after surgery last week at the Healesville Sanctuary on his broken leg. The joey was brough... Read More »
Leading Senior Constable Ziino suspects the Hyundai ix35 will be a write-off. 142514
Pakenham highway crash
A MAN in his mid-eighties has been taken to Dandenong Hospital today (Friday) after a crash in Pakenham. The man’s Mitsubishi Magna collided with a ... Read More »
Jonathan Fennell is ready to make the next step in his basketball journey as he gets to represent Victoria's schoolboys side later this year. 141953 Picture: JARROD POTTER
State selection a welcome shock
EARNING his first state jersey was an unexpected honour for up-and-coming basketballer Jonathan Fennell. Fennell, 11, from Lynbrook, has been at the p... Read More »
Peter O'Connor, Cathy Chapman and Elizabeth O'Connor celebrate the milestones of local donors. 142513 Picture: ADAM WILSON
Their blood’s worth bottling
EVERY eight seconds, someone in Australia will benefit from a blood donation. It isn’t an easy feat to meet the high demand for blood, but many on t... Read More »
Total Driver will be rolling out in the next few weeks throughout the region.
Preparation vital in keeping learners alive
NEW RACQ research has reported that more than half of Queensland high school seniors have admitted to travelling with drivers they suspected had been ... Read More »
SEMMA executive officer Adrian Boden and president Simon Whiteley. 142505
Manufacturing spreads wings into south-east
THE region’s manufacturing mouthpiece plans to grow its non-Dandenong membership. South East Melbourne Manufacturers Alliance (SEMMA) held its AGM a... Read More »
Donna Kealy from the human resources administration team. 142054 Picture: STEWART CHAMBERS
All together for service
THE new Ermha headquarters is more than an office space – it’s a community. And the Dandenong South space is increasing staff productivity and... Read More »
Local author and teacher Sharon Witt, Mayor Maria McCarthy, Yarra Hills Secondary Acting Principal Robyn Dew and Margi Sank from Lilydale Rotary Club with the Anti-Bullying Boat at the Bully Stoppers Forum
Bully Stoppers stop by
YARRA Hills Secondary College played host to leaders form local primary schools for an anti-bulling forum last week. The Bully Stoppers project fo... Read More »