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Monday, October 25, 2021

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Microsoft 365 E-Mail scam warning

It comes as no surprise that every time you check your email, there is at least one attempt from a fraudster trying to get...

Fines on the way for non-voters

The 2020 council elections were run like no other. Under COVID restrictions the Council elections were complete by post. While this was good for...

Jobs key talking point in merger

Moorabool Shire Council Mayor Tom Sullivan has written to Health Minister Martin Foley seeking assurance that there will be no local job losses should...

First sod turned on vital gas line for Parwan

Digging has begun on Parwan South Rd for a ‘city gate’ gas connection to activate the Parwan Employment Precinct. L&G Meats (westsidemeats.com.au) have committed $730,000...

Fay St Murder: Arrest made

Homicide Squad detectives have arrested a man as part of their investigation into the death of Melton man Shane Cox. Klay Holland was taken into...

Health by your definition

Health by your definition is unique to you.Through all the ups, downs & experiences you've cultivated through your life, that has shaped your own...

Draft report: New seat, new name, new pollie

Most of Moorabool, Melton and Hume is likely to end up in the new seat of Hawke after the release of a draft map...

First COVID19 jab given in Moorabool

Local history has been made this week with the very first COVID19 vaccination given within the Moorabool Shire. Long-time Bacchus Marsh local Bill Cowan was...

Person of interest identified in Fay St murder

Homicide Squad detectives are appealing for public assistance to help locate Klay Holland as part of their ongoing investigation into the death of a...

Body found at Fay St tied up & wrapped in doona

Yesterday at 11am Police found the body of a man in a unit in Fay St Melton. At this stage investigators believe the man...

Beware of this online ID theft attempt

Facebook has again been targeted in an attempt for cyber criminals to gain access to users ID. In an email sent by the scammers designed...

Woman airlifted following serious assault in Melton

A woman in her 30's has been airlifted to hospital following a serious assault that left her with life threatening injuries. Police were called...

Body found in Central Melton

UPDATE: 1:04pm. Homicide detectives are on scene investigation the cause of death. The death is being treated as suspicious. Fay St is currently blocked...

$1.6 million for ‘1001 Steps’ at Darley

The State Government will hand over $1.6 million for the development of the 1001 Steps at Darley’s Bald Hill for arts and nature-based tourism. One...

Djerriwarrh Health boss resigns for new role in mental health reform

Djerriwarrh Health Chief Executive Belinda Scott has decided to move on from her role at the helm of hospital services in Bacchus Marsh and...

Maddingley Brown Coal defends landscaping, dust & truck operations at landfill

Maddingley Brown Coal’s legal team has told a hearing that confusion over dates prevented it from landscaping its Tilleys Rd landfill - and that...

Dust, trucks & mystery mounds of dirt — Moorabool Council describes alleged MBC breaches

A legal hearing has been told of a long list of alleged planning permit breaches on two adjoining properties operated by Maddingley Brown Coal. Moorabool...

Old school v new cool at Greendale drive-in

‘The War with Grandpa’ starring Robert DeNiro, Christopher Walken and Uma Thurman is the next family-friendly flick screening at the Greendale Drive-in. The Friday March...

First COVID vaccines on the way for Moorabool

Bacchus Marsh Medical Centre will carry out the first phased 1b COVID19 vaccines in Moorabool – with 80 doses of the AstraZeneca variety available...

Sleep – Could it be your weight solution?

Sleep is elusive. Sleep is mysterious. Sleep takes up 1/3rd of our lives.There is so much we know about sleep & yet so little.But...

VIDEO: Western United kicks a winning soccer goal as Bacchus Marsh boy kicks a personal one

A plucky Bacchus Marsh boy has shared AAMI Park with some of Australia’s most elite soccer players, as he walked 1km to raise money...

VIDEO: 1 day, 96km – Dales Creek/Melton hiker fundraises for veteran mental health

While you were probably in bed fast asleep at 3.40am yesterday (Saturday), a Dales Creek man was wrapping up a 96km trek around the...

Netflix to clamp down on password sharing

Netflix is cracking down on users sharing their accounts with others outside of their household. Some users have reported a popup when using Netflix...

Van rolls on wet Western Fwy

** This is a breaking news story and details may be subject to change ** One person – believed to be a man – is...