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Telstra outages 6-10 December for up to 8 hours per day

Telstra were contacted about the Telstra outage on Monday, November 22. Telstra Regional General Manager Jenny Gray said, "We are upgrading our mobile base station at Alexandra to deliver more...
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What are your thoughts on the new Public Health and Wellbeing Bill?

THE Law Institute of Victoria (LIV) have expressed their concerns about the Public Health and Wellbeing (Pandemic Management) Bill 2021 in a position paper released on November 10. They state...
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Lake Eildon’s blue-green algae warning removed

Goulburn-Murray Water (GMW) has removed the blue-green algae warning for Lake Eildon following a significant decline in blue-green algae levels. GMW Water Quality co-ordinator Bianca Atley said the lake was...
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Ava Hill raises $4121

Ava Hill (7) from Alexandra has raised an amazing total of $4121 for charity by chopping off  her lovely long locks. She was raising the funds for Wigs for Kids,...
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Comparing Murrindindi’s vaccination data – as at October 10

MURRINDINDI has achieved above the state average for vaccinations, but how do we stack up against our neighbouring shires? It seems we could be doing better. The following data was...
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Murrindindi vaccination rate needs to improve – 27 September data

THE Australian Department of Health has provided updated data regarding the vaccination rates by local government area. The data is based on the Medicare address of the vaccine recipient, and...
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Yea Medical Centre closes as a precaution

ON Sunday, September 26, it was announced that there was an active case of COVID-19 in postcode 3717. Postcode 3717 includes Yea, Flowerdale, Ghin Ghin, Glenburn, Homewood, Killingworth, Limestone and...
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Murrindindi’s vaccination rate

THE Australian Department of Health has provided updated data regarding the vaccination rates by local government area. The data is based on the Medicare address of the vaccine recipient, and...
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Murrindindi vaccination rates too low

MURRINDINDI is falling behind in the vaccination race, likely due to limited availability in the early stages of the vaccine rollout. Compared to our neighbouring shires, Murrindindi has the third...
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Two doctors depart Alexandra District Health

TWO doctors have resigned from Alexandra District Health (ADH). ADH CEO Debbie Rogers was contacted about the departures, and asked about the reasons as well as the actions being undertaken...

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One new case of COVID-19 has been recorded in Murrindindi Shire. The case is listed as postcode 3714 (Alexandra and surrounds).

There are currently 9 active cases in the shire.
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22 hours ago
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1179 new local cases, and sadly a further six lives lost. ... See MoreSee Less

1179 new local cases, and sadly a further six lives lost.

Police have found human remains during their search for missing campers Carol Clay and Russell Hill. The remains are yet to be formally identified. ... See MoreSee Less

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Very sad,but their families at least have some sort of closure & will be able to grieve.My prayers are with you all.Now justice.🙏🙏

Sad but will bring certainty & a chance of moving forward for the family & friends if it is Carol or Russell ..

The entire situation is tragic, my thoughts with family and friends

At least the families will know what happened and be able to hold funerals to say goodbye.

Senseless 😢 poor families can start to close this chapter and have closure

I really hope that this is the beginning of the end of this search for all concerned.

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