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PHOTOS – Watch & Act issued for Mt Cottrell grass fire

Residents in Eynesbury and Melton South can breathe a sigh of relief after a grass fire that prompted and evacuation warning message has been...

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 of land...

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 told a 15-year-old boy was in...

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 blaze has destroyed 20ha of farmland...

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. Police said they...

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 alarm was raised at 1.26am by...

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 theatre units. It...

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. The Millbrook accident happened just before...

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 been told that four men of...

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. A community survey...

$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. The State Government has...

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 overnight. Ambulance Victoria...

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