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What’s in the State budget for us?

The Andrews Government has set aside $75 million for initial work to a build a large hospital in Melton.

Tom Sullivan elected Moorabool Mayor after waiting 20 years

Cr Tom Sullivan is Moorabool's new mayor for 2020-21. The Millbrook farmer, licenced surveyor and father of six takes...

A month of rain in one day keeps SES on their toes

SES units in Melton, Ballarat and Hepburn have been among the top-five busiest in the state, as the region was drenched with...

Moorabool backs ‘Call it out’ campaign

Moorabool Council is backing the 2020 ‘Respect Women: Call it out’ campaign – part of the global 16 Days of Activism against...

26 charges laid over reckless fire behaviour in 2019/20

It’s been 14 years since the Brisbane Ranges were ablaze, and 37 years since the Wombat and Lerderderg forests saw their last...

9 Moorabool brigades say they won’t fight fires near transmission lines

A growing list of Moorabool CFA firefighting groups say they will not tackle blazes near a proposed electrical transmission line across the...

Mooraboool record repeated across the land

A record number of female councillors have been elected in the Moorabool Council – and that’s been reflected in the breaking of...

Police investigate suspicious Mt Warrenheip fire

Detectives from the Moorabool Crime Investigation Unit are investigating a grass fire at Mt Warrenheip tonight (Tuesday). The blaze...

Drugs overtake alcohol on roads after Moorabool-Melton blitz

A total of 14 drug drivers and another eight over the blood-alcohol limit have been detected on roads in the Moorabool and...

VIDEO: Councillors sworn in 2 hours after last results – Record number of women elected

Moorabool’s seven councillors have been formally sworn in at the Darley council offices, just two hours after provisional results were announced for...

Ward, Berry, Edwards & Dudzik win East Moorabool

Moorabool Shire Council has another two new councillors - Rod Ward and Moira Berry - following the provisional count of preferences in...

17 fire vehicles called to Mt Buninyong bushfire

An estimated 10-to-15 hectares of steep forest has been destroyed in a bushfire on Mt Buninyong. The blaze –...

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Awards chair, teenage charity worker and Winterknits honoured in Moorabool

Three sets of people – all associated with Ballan – have taken out the 2021 Moorabool Citizen, Young Citizen and Event of...

Eynesbury rollover after kangaroo’s close call

A man is shaken, but unharmed, after a close call with a kangaroo led to a rollover on Eynesbury Rd tonight.

Man flown to hospital after Ballan rollover

A 44-year-old man has been flown to the Royal Melbourne hospital after the ute he was in rolled near the Ballan Mineral...

Why are passenger trains on the Ballarat-Geelong line?

Blink and you might miss it. Passenger trains have returned to the Ballarat-Geelong line - but not for long.