Young locals invited to have their say

Young regional leaders who want to influence State Government decision making are encouraged to apply for the YMCA’s Youth Parliament program before 7 April to have their views heard. Member for Morwell Russell Northe said this year’s program would give 16-25 year-olds an introduction into the workings of State Parliament with 120 spots available. “Since…

Nationals MPs visit local farmers

Leader of the Nationals Peter Walsh met with and spoke to local farmers on his visit to the Latrobe Valley today. Mr Walsh, who is also Shadow Minister for Agriculture and Water, along with Member for Morwell Russell Northe and Member for Eastern Victoria Region Melina Bath, visited Gippsland Free Range Eggs in Glengarry, Sticky…

Multi-disciplinary Centre opens in Morwell

Nationals MPs Russell Northe and Melina Bath today attended the formal opening of a new multi-disciplinary centre (MDC) in Morwell, a one stop shop for victims of sexual abuse. Member for Morwell Russell Northe said in Government, the Liberal-National Coalition provided $4.8 million in the 2012-13 budget towards the construction and operating costs of Morwell’s…