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Monday, October 25, 2021

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Moorabool to get first Hungry Jacks, Caltex & electric car charging station

Developers have wasted no time getting on with a planned Caltex and Hungry Jack restaurant on the corner of Gisborne Rd and Clifton Drive,...

2 hospitals back merger – Ball now in Health Minister’s court

The hospital board of Western Health and hospital administrator of Djerriwarrh Health services have backed plans to merge and sent their recommendations to the...

Moorabool bushranger’s prison break makes LGBTIA+ history book

A former prison which witnessed the ingenious escape of a Moorabool bushranger has been included in a study of LGBTIA+ people in Victorian history. Andrew...

Kurunjang woman charged over Coburg murder

A woman has been charged with murder after the violent bashing death of an 87-year-old man at his Reynard Street property in Coburg on...

Van rolls on freeway at Pentland Hills

** This is a breaking news story and details may be subject to change ** A van – believed to be a Toyota HiAce –...

Two hospitalized after Western Fwy rollover

A woman and a man - both in their in her 20s - have been hospitalized after a rollover between Pykes Creek Reservoir and...

Reece Mastin, James Blundell on their way to Greendale Pub

Tickets for a Reece Mastin show at the Greendale Hotel have sold out within just 48-hours – and as of this afternoon (Sunday) less...

Don’t feed online predators (Part 2)

After touching on common sense protections for your person in part one of this article, in this second part we focus on your social...

Sleep – Where does it fit in a healthy life?

Hey! Coach Jake here. I just wanted to mention how important sleep truly is. It’s one of the 3 pillars in health, alongside exercise and nutrition. But...

SES rescues injured biker in Lerderderg

SES volunteers from Gisborne have come to the aid of a motorcyclist injured in a hard-to-access area of the Lerderderg State Park. The alarm was...

Moorabool bushranger’s legacy celebrated in double-storey CAFS installation

A Moorabool lay preacher-turned-bushranger will be remembered from tonight (Friday) in a lightshow projected onto Child and Family Services in Ballarat. Ludbrook House – on...

Twilight pick-your-own-sunflowers in Dunnstown this Sunday

Moorabool’s original pick-your-own sunflower farm has announced new opening times for the Labour Day long weekend – including a twilight session this Sunday. After some...

Man hands himself into police after Melton couple’s firey crash

A driver from the Echuca area has handed himself into police after a firey crash on the Mansfield-Woods Point Rd which left an elderly...

Elderly Melton couple flown to hospital after high country crash

A 73-year-old driver and his 71-year-old female passenger from the Melton suburb of Weir Views have been flown to hospital with serious injuries after...

Police phone number used to allegedly scam Ballarat woman

Police are investigating a complex scam in which the phone number of a police station was used to attempt to take money from a...

High voltage causes Moorabool & Melton solar shutdowns — Relief on the way

If your solar inverter has been conking out for no apparent reason, Powercor wants to hear from you. High voltage levels have been recorded across...

Wanted man may be in Melton

Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a man wanted on warrant for burglary-related matters. Corey Comport is 22 and known to frequent the...

Adjournment for Melton disability provider accused of role in $800,000 NDIS fraud

A Kurunjang woman allegedly involved in a complex plan to defraud the National Disability Insurance Scheme of $800,000 will wait until May 11 for...

Ballan man held up at gunpoint and robbed of $19,000

Moorabool CIU are investigation after a Ballan man was held up at gunpoint on Sunday night. The 34-Year old victim was arranging to buy a...

New bus timetime for Bacchus Marsh, Ballan, Watergardens, Caroline Springs

Might pay to double check the PTV website because new suburban bus timetables have taken effect (Sunday 28 February). The changes are on routes connected...

Fatal drive-by shooting in Melton’s east

A man has been killed and another seriously injured after an overnight drive-by shooting in the City of Melton's far east. Police said at least...

Moorabool loves sunflower tourism

The wonderful thought of getting lost in a forest of sunflowers is bringing thousands of Melbournians into Moorabool. That’s what happened in early 2020 –...

V/Line “hopeful” Cobblebank crossing closure finished this week

Traffic in Melton has been a nightmare for many drivers over the last week and there are few signs of it changing over the...

COVID19 fragments confirmed in City of Melton wastewater

People in the City of Melton who suspect they may have COVID19 are urged to get tested as soon as possible, after viral fragments...