Authorities continue to deny any direct link between mine instability at the Yallourn open cut and cracking in the adjacent Latrobe Road on Morwell's north-west, despite up-scaling major investigation works in the area.
Emma Watson and Stephanie Charalambous
The true independence of a university's analysis of Latrobe Valley death data has been called into question during public hearings for the re-opened Hazelwood Mine Fire Inquiry.
Moe Racing Club's recently resurfaced, multimillion dollar track has proved less resilient than promised throughout a wet winter, forcing the relocation of its next scheduled meeting on Monday to Bairnsdale.
Dorevitch Pathology will relocate another of its Latrobe Regional Hospital-based services to Melbourne as part of a centralisation plan it says won't impact on the Gippsland community.