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Tuesday, October 20, 2020

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Wetter, cooler days expected as BOM declares LA NIÑA

The Bureau of meteorology has today declared a La Nina is officially underway. A La Nina means...

COVID19 and lockdown have taken the world to strange and whimsical new place: Spoonville

The idea of decorating wooden spoons and creating familiar or fantastic new characters began in the Berkshire...

VIDEO: Courageous Cassandra finds ‘forever home’ in Ballan

A new mum has given a tearful thankyou to the Moorabool and Ballarat communities, after her husband's...

New Gordon police officer kicking goals for community

Leading Senior Constable Sally Fairweather is living up to her name – and just a few days...

Melton cases halved in a week, Moorabool on 1?

Sunday was a big day for Metro Victoria, and while 127,000 people can go back to work,...

Lal Lal locals get their library back

Lal Lal locals have come up with a novel way of borrowing books… and jigsaws… and magazines.....

Moorabool report shows underground transmission lines viable — Ausnet to hold drop-in sessions

Moorabool Council has published a report that says putting high voltage transmission lines underground is a viable...

Long-term local seeks your vote to make Moorabool safe

ADVERTORIAL If you’ve lived or worked in Bacchus Marsh at any time in the...

Alleged Darley drug-driver almost 50km over limit

A Darley driver has had his ute impounded for a month and will have to pay at...

Arrests at Caroline Springs & Fraser Rise after blitz on organised crime — Cash, drugs & luxury cars seized

Police have arrested three people in Caroline Springs and one in Fraser Rise, seizing drugs, cash and...

VIDEO: Shire’s wintry blast in late September

Moorabool has been blanketed in a relatively thick layer of snow this afternoon - with falls reported...

Huge start for Operation United in Melton & Brimbank — 168 charges

Police has sent a clear message to those looking to bring harm to the community with 62...

Darley man arrested after pellets fired at roadworkers

A 26-year-old Darley man is among three people who have been charged, after allegedly firing paintball-style pellets...

Hope for Bacchus Marsh — Toxic soil battle long way from over

ADVERTORIAL Is the fight against toxic soil over? "No it’s not,"...

Watch out for snow in Moorabool today

UPDATED 11.30am: Bill in Lismore, south of Ballarat, sent us images of some impressive snowflakes. Strangely...

VIDEO: Police seek info after man assaulted during Melton burglary

Melton detectives have released CCTV of a group they wish to question over an aggravated burglary in...

Meet the latest Moorabool candidates

Another 11 people have this week put their hands up to stand for Moorabool Council – bringing...

VIDEO: Driver to face charges after fleeing accident

A Yendon woman and her dog have been left helpless in a ditch, after a van driver...

Why isn’t Moorabool COVID-free yet?

It’s been more than three weeks since Moorabool recorded a fresh coronavirus case, so why is the...

Melton & Hillside men charged over vehicle-rebirthing syndicate

Two men from Melton and Hillside have been arrested as part of a blitz on a vehicle...

Scam calls originating from Ballan & Bacchus Marsh numbers

Scammers claiming that victims' bank accounts have been compromised have managed to secure local '5367' and '5368'...

Wanted man may be in Bacchus Marsh or Melton

Police are on the lookout for a 49-year-old man, known to frequent Bacchus Marsh, Melton and Kurunjang.

State Govt may hand over $750m to help ditch toxic soil — Moorabool told nothing

Moorabool Council says it’s been left in the dark, as the Andrews Government reportedly considers handing over...

Davis: State Government “riding roughshod” over Bacchus Marsh with toxic soil

The Andrews Government has been accused of treating the community badly over the proposed dumping of PFAS-contaminated...

Confirmed COVID19 cases at 2 Woodgrove retailers

Melton retailers JB Hifi and Hairhouse Warehouse were confirmed to be closed on Monday and Tuesday due to COVID19.

4 arrested after Melton Police pelted with bottles

Melton Police have arrested four people after an incident in Harkness last night. It...

Police roadblock on Western Fwy at Hopetoun Park

The first Western Freeway checkpoint has been set up at Hopetoun Park before dawn this morning (Thursday), after metropolitan lockdown rules kicked...

Bacchus Marsh supermarket worker contracts COVID19

Bacchus Marsh Coles has undergone an overnight deep clean of the entire store, after a team member tested postive to COVID19.

Woman flown to hospital after car-trailbike crash in Melton

A car and a trailbike have collided in Exford Road - next to Melton South Primary School...

COVID19 closes Melton Secondary College, shops & childcare

Closures of buildings have been reported across the suburb of Melton, as 34 fresh cases in have been confirmed across the municipality...

Ausnet releases ‘area of interest’ for power pylon path across Moorabool

The company wanting to build a series of 80m high power pylons across Moorabool has released more information on the project and...

Customer ID checks outside Bacchus Marsh Coles

Police have spent much of the day checking the identity and addresses of customers outside the Coles store in the Bacchus Marsh...

New COVID case in Moorabool, First since March.

Figures released by DHHS overnight revel that Moorabool has recorded a 4th case of CoronaVirus in the shire. This is the first...

Woodlea & Brookfield residents count the cost of late night trouble makers

Residents in Brookfield and Woodlea are counting the cost as a group of people caused thousands of...

6 Weeks Stage 3 Lock Down as of midnight tomorrow for metropolitan area

Premier Daniel Andrews has today announced further restrictions for Metropolitan Melbourne. This comes as he announced that today, we will pass 1...

Melton COVID19 cases jump to 64

While Moorabool continues to record no active COVID19 cases, the City of Melton has seen another two locals testing positive overnight.