Morwell community group wants coal money be used for mine fire recovery
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Call for more money for Vic mine clean-up
COMMUNITY groups want a $90 million fund for new brown coal technology in Victoria's Latrobe Valley to be instead used to pay for the Hazelwood coalmine fire clean-up.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Hazelwood mine fire community briefings end soon
Tonight, people affected by the fire can tell their story to the board of inquiry at Kernot Hall in Morwell between 7:00pm and 9:00pm.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Residents impacted by mine fire urged to lodge insurance claim
Traralgon insurance broker Alan Wilson says people should lodge a claim, regardless of whether it is rejected over the phone, so it can be formally disputed.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Mysterious power-line explosions in AU rock town, spark power outage, grassfire
Things are a bit odd in Australia. Mysterious power line explosions rocked Morwell in Australia, sparking a mass power outage and a grass fire.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Broken heart, but Tom's on the mend
A TOPLESS jelly-wrestling competition has received a wobbly reception from critics, who say the event is degrading to women.
Vic mine fire consultations to begin soon
THE board of inquiry into the marathon Hazelwood mine fire begins next week with community consultations in Victoria's Latrobe Valley.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Board gets the ball rolling on Morwell mine inquiry
Latrobe Valley residents wishing to make submissions to the inquiry into the Morwell mine fire will be able to do so as early as next month.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Hazelwood mine fire: Inquiry to focus on health with public hearings in April
The judicial inquiry into the Hazelwood Mine fire will start public meetings in early April, starting with community meetings in affected towns.