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Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Melton

Planning scheme amendment stands after 19-18 loss

Just one vote has made the difference for a planning rule that affectively allows PFAS-contaminated West Gate Tunnel soil to be dumped...

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.

Melton man walks free after ramming police car

A 20-year-old Melton man has avoided jail after ramming a police car head-on in Harkness. Melbourne County Court has...

Diggers Rest fire truck collides with car full of kids

A boy in his early teens and two primary-aged children have been taken to hospital after a collision involving a Diggers Rest...

DjHS hands out first staff awards after a challenging 2020

After what has arguably been one of the most trying years in its history, Djerriwarrh Health Services has recognized the hard work...

New services for Ballarat line, but what about Ballan?

Country Victoria’s second-busiest train line is getting 125 new services a week – but users of Ballan station are wondering why their...

Melton woman drowns during family trip to Phillip Island

A 24-year-old Melton woman has tragically drowned at Smith’s Beach on the southern coast of Phillip Island. The woman...

A year’s jail for hungry Melton burglar

A 29-year-old man has been sentenced to a year in prison after breaking into a Melton West home and helping himself to...

VIDEO: Planning Minister’s toxic soil details could be released this week

A former Moorabool detective-turned-MP is hopeful that he can publicly share information conveyed to him about West Gate Tunnel spoil by the...

Melton Pursuit – 142km/h in a 60 zone

A car travelling at 142km/h in High St, Melton caught the attention of the Highway Patrol this evening.

Woolworths Opalia now open

For many years the area south of the Melton train station has been experiencing major growing pains. New suburbs such as Cobblebank,...

Cash for new Melton school — 3 get Federal funds for upgrades

A new school in the City of Melton will get $3 million for stage one construction. The Catholic Primary...

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Young Bacchus Marsh footballer to be immortalized on screen

The memory of a Bacchus Marsh teenager who fatally collapsed on the footy field is about to be honoured in a feature-length...

VIDEO: Moorabool horse spared from meatworks wins races and hearts

This time last year Little Red Fox was more-or-less on death row. But 10-months after being scooped up from...

Night fireboming training south of Eynesbury

The skies over Eynesbury may be a little louder on Wednesday night due to fireboming training south of Eynesbury.

Bacchus Marsh Target site up for grabs

The site of a soon-to-be-defunct Target Country store in the Bacchus Marsh Village Shopping Centre is up for grabs.