Government questioned about paper use

Member for Morwell, Russell Northe has questioned the Andrews Labor Government over the source of copy paper used in Victoria’s state departments and agencies. Mr Northe has placed a series of questions on notice to the Minister for Finance, Robin Scott, asking what percentage of Australian made paper and Australian made recycled paper was being…

Latrobe Valley’s CFA District 27 in limbo

Member for Morwell Russell Northe has called on the Andrews Labor Government to come clean over future plans for fire fighting operations in the Latrobe Valley. Speaking in State Parliament last week, Mr Northe detailed escalating local concerns conveyed to him by local CFA personnel and volunteers about the Government’s lack of action for the new CFA District 27 and the Morwell emergency services hub.…

Nationals open ARC Yinnar building upgrade

Member for Morwell Russell Northe today joined with Member for Eastern Victoria Region, Melina Bath to officially open the newly upgraded Art Resource Collective (ARC) building in Yinnar. Mr Northe said the $121,000 project was funded with $80,700 from the Liberal-National Coalition’s $1 billion Regional Growth Fund and the remaining funds from Latrobe City Council.…