Target Morwell to close down

Target in Mid Valley shopping centre Morwell is set to close its doors for good. Mid Valley management said the store is set to close its doors in June this year. More details of the closure when available… UPDATE: Target Australia confirmed the closure is due to their lease expiring. They are unsure of how…

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$221,000 grant secured for new skate park

Baw Baw Shire Council has successfully secured funding of $221,250 to build a skate park in Yarragon. The grant was secured through the Latrobe Valley Authority’s community facility fund. The project will see the construction of a 405m2 plaza style skate park and include public amenities. The total cost of the project will be around…

Future Morwell in final planning stages

Latrobe City Council and the Future Morwell Steering Group have finalised preliminary planning for the Morwell CBD Revitalisation Project. Mayor, Councillor Darrell White said the Morwell CBD Revitalisation Project has the potential to transform Morwell from an industrial heartland to a green, vibrant space with connections to its proud industrial past. “The CBD Revitalisation Project…

Gunman on the Loose After Morwell Shooting

Photos: Jarrod Whittaker A gunman remains on the run after police were called to a Morwell property in the early hours of this morning. The shooting occurred just after 3am at an Avondale Road property where a man was shot in the leg. The victim, in his early 30s, was flown to the Alfred Hospital…

Are you with this insurance company?

Courts are set to rule on a $80 million lawsuit against the National Warranty Company (NWC) after offering “worthless” warranties. NWC, which homes an office in Traralgon, sold warranties with used cars and trucks, with the fine print saying NWC will “consider” a claim, rather than actually offering any kind of compensation or repairs. Whether…