Stawell's breakfast scoop - May 7

WEATHER: We can all expect a top of around 14 degrees today, becoming cloudy with patchy morning fog. Winds southeasterly and light.

TOP STORIES:

Lauren Toomey captured the moment a B-Double truck was engulfed by flames in the centre of Great Western.

Lauren Toomey captures the moment a truck parked in the township of Great Western, is engulfed by flames.

Lauren Toomey captures the moment a truck parked in the township of Great Western, is engulfed by flames.

More than a fortnight on, Brad Armstrong, the man who coached Luke Versace to a win in the 2014 Australia Post Stawell Gift says it is still yet to sink in. 

Northern Grampians Shire Council is seeking feedback from residents and visitors to assist with the provision of public toilets across the municipality.

BUDGET SNAPSHOT:

The Victorian Coalition Government has released its budget for the 2014/15 financial yea. The state government's record investment in infrastructure doesn't appear to extend as far west as we would like. There is a heavy focus on expanding transportation in Melbourne. 

WHAT'S ON:

Small businesses in the Stawell area are encouraged to attend a Winning Government Business workshop, to be held at the Northern Grampians Shire Council, Town Hall, Main Street, Stawell tonight at 6pm. 

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