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Mark scrapes back in

Mark scrapes back in

Marlo resident, Mark Reeves, has been returned as a councillor following the counting of votes in the East Gippsland Shire Council elections. Mr Reeves, a long-time councillor and former mayor, narrowly scraped over the line with 1535 votes to secure the ninth position on council. He will be joined at the council table by seven new faces and immediate past mayor, John White, who too was re-...
Election voting

Election voting

East Gippsland Shire Council 2020 election first preference votes, as of 1pm, Friday, October 30:
First Preference Vote Count 30/10/2020

First Preference Vote Count 30/10/2020

East Gippsland Shire Council 2020 First Preference Vote Count as of 10am 30.10.2020 - Computer Count Batch Range: 1 of 522
First Preference Vote Count

First Preference Vote Count

East Gippsland Shire Council  First Preference Vote Count as of 12noon 29.10.2020  Batch Range: 1 of 522
Out of the ashes, Miva Cottages are born

Out of the ashes, Miva Cottages are born

The devastating bushfires that impacted Mallacoota on New Year’s Eve highlighted a multitude of shortcomings in critical services in the remote community, the most pressing being a significant lack of housing and emergency accommodation.The Miva Hall at the Mallacoota District Health and Support Service (MDHSS), among other places, became a temporary home for displaced residents, many with high...
Female sergeants a first for Orbost

Female sergeants a first for Orbost

Orbost is in safe hands with the promotion of two female police officers to the rank of sergeant.Long time local residents, Jo Geddes and Andrea Craigie, were recently upgraded from leading senior constables to sergeants as part of an overall increase in police resources in East Gippsland.Sgt Craigie, who lives in Marlo with her husband, Jason Coath, and teenage son, has been with the Orbost...

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