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Bushfire in Morrisons pine plantation

Almost a dozen fire vehicles – including air support – have raced to Morrisons, where a bushfire has destroyed half an acre...

Arrest after vicious Caroline Springs assault & armed robbery

Police have arrested a 16-year-old Caroline Springs boy after an armed robbery near the local library. Investigators have been...

VIDEO: 20ha destroyed in Balliang blaze

Two water-bombing Helitak choppers have been sent in to battle the region’s biggest fire so far this season. The...

Critically injured Darley motorcyclist dies on way to hospital

Major Collision Investigation Unit detectives are appealing for witnesses after a motorcyclist died as the result of a collision in Bacchus Marsh.

Bacchus Marsh police investigate suspicious grassfire

Police are looking into the cause of an overnight Ingliston grassfire which the CFA has described as “suspicious”. The...

Burst water pipe floods hospital surgery areas

Djerriwarrh Health Services has temporarily diverted maternity services and is rescheduling elective surgery at Bacchus Marsh after a burst water pipe flooded the...

Rollover at notorious bend near Mt Egerton

Emergency services have been called to a ute rollover on a notorious steep bend along the Yendon-Mt Egerton Rd.

Kurunjang – Police seek information regarding home invasion

Police were called to Highfield Way, Kurunjang this morning in response to an aggravated home invasion. Investigators have...

Survey on future of local hospital closes tonight

Time is running out to have your say on the future of health treatment and hospitals in the Moorabool and Melton regions.

$600,000 fire station for Morrisons

After several near-misses with bushfires over the last two decades, Morrisons is getting a fire station worthy of the 21st century.

Local hiker found after night lost in Lerderderg

Bacchus Marsh police and State Emergency Service volunteers have spent the morning searching for a local hiker lost in the Lerderderg Gorge...

Buy Xmas trees from Bacchus Marsh to help SES & Rotary

Bacchus Marsh Rotary and the State Emergency Services are going COVID-safe for their Christmas tree sales this year – with pick and...

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13-year-old teen charged over Melton assault

When news broke of a 52-year-old woman being assaulted in broad daylight in the centre of Melton, no one would have suspected...

Respected locksmith & firefighter laid to rest Saturday

If you have ever been locked out of your house or car in Moorabool – there’s a very good chance you’ve met...

VIDEO: Ash Wednesday survivor wants West Moorabool & Ballarat gorse gone

A Vline inspector has assured locals in Moorabool’s far west that work to control gorse up to 3m high will start within...

VIDEO: Melton CIU seek info after youth attacks woman

Melton detectives are seeking information about an unprovoked assault on a woman in central Melton on Tuesday. 52-year-old 'Melinda'...