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Thunderstorm Asthma Emergency Response

11 January 2017

The Inspector-General for Emergency Management invites public comments and submissions on a review of the emergency response to the thunderstorm asthma event of 21-22 November 2016.

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Victoria's most popular baby names revealed

11 January 2017

Charlotte reigned as queen of baby names for girls in 2016, while Oliver took the crown as most popular boys’ name for the third year in a row, according to the Victorian Registry of Births,

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Sheriff issues warning on fake fines

19 December 2016

Deputy Sheriff Lyn Middling has issued a warning urging Victorians to be on the lookout for a new email scam masquerading as an infringement notice.

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The department acknowledges Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as the Traditional Custodians of the land and acknowledges and pays respect to their Elders, past and present.