Rate of virus growth slows

THE number of positive COVID-19 cases in Kingston has grown by just one from last week. There are now 17 people in the Kingston municipality who have tested positive to coronavirus, as of 8am 6 March...

Council okays cash for COVID-19 relief

MORE than $3 million of ratepayer money is set to be put aside by council to help people affected by the coronavirus pandemic. On 30 March Frankston Council endorsed their draft annual budget, which ...

New visiting rules at hospital

PENINSULA Health has changed their visiting rules to help stop the spread of coronavirus. Visitors are no longer permitted to enter the Intensive Care Unit, Acute Medical Surgical Unit and Ward 5GN a...

Virus cases double in Frankston

THE number of positive coronavirus cases in Frankston has doubled in the space of a week. There have been 31 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the Frankston local government area as of 2 April. The tota...

Council approves rate relief

KINGSTON Council has ticked off a care package for people affected by the fallout from COVID-19. One of the key measures in the support package is a deferral of rate payments until 30 June 2021 by ap...