Anne Simmons

Journalist at Latrobe Valley Express

Latest Stories

Christkindl twilight market cheer

Christkindl twilight market cheer

Volunteers behind Saturday's traditional German twilight market wished the community 'Fröhliche Weihnachten' as they served up glasses of homemade gluhwein.  

Orchestra Christmas concert

Orchestra Christmas concert

Latrobe Orchestra is gearing up for its final concert for the year while preparing to offer new ways to "reinvigorate" music-making in the region.  

Mine rehabilitation update

Mine rehabilitation update

The Latrobe Valley Mine Rehabilitation Commissioner is using a success story from Germany to demonstrate the need for government and the local community to work together towards a shared vision.  

Housing boost needed

Housing boost needed

A collection of Gippsland leaders in the social and community sector agree housing is at the apex of the problems faced by the region's most disadvantaged.  

Plenty of buzz about Mosquito at AFL draft

Plenty of buzz about Mosquito at AFL draft

Gippsland Power will farewell three of its brightest players as Irving Mosquito, Xavier Duursma and Noah Gown were all picked up in last week's AFL national draft.  

AFLW Magpies swoop into Morwell

AFLW Magpies swoop into Morwell

The AFLW Collingwood players set the scene for next year's round four in-season clash against GWS by training at Morwell Recreation Reserve on Friday.  

Festive lights free for all

Festive lights free for all

Delivering a winning entry in the Light up Latrobe competition, for one Yinnar man, is much more than setting up and packing down boxes of cables and globes.  

White returns a world champion

White returns a world champion

The Traralgon personal trainer who left for the US with no expectations has returned home a world bodybuilding champion.  

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