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Operation Nexus Ends - Not Good Numbers

Operation NEXUS has ended with a horror run for motorists. Police say in Ballarat 19 drug drivers and 13 drink drivers were picked over the 12-days to yesterday with 94 people were also caught allegedly sppeding. In...

Cold Snap Hits Central Victoria

Hold on to your hats some severe weather is with us. Wind gusts in Ballarat have peaked at 50km/h around 2 this afternoon. The apparent temperature at 12.30 was -2 even though the official temperature was 5...

Severe Weather Warning Current

A severe weather warning's in place for much of Victoria including out part of the state as well. The Weather Bureau's predicting damaging winds averaging sixty-to seventy-kays an hour as a strong cold front moves in. The...

Walker Set To Finish Tomorrow

A man walking from South Australia to Bendigo is set to finish his journey tomorrow. PAUL FORRESTER-BROWN is raising money to take his students to Cambodia in July and is hoping to raise five-thousand dollars. He set...

ANZAC Services Across Central VIctoria

Thousands of people have attended Anzac Day services across the region. There were early and mid morning services in Bendigo, Eaglehawk, Elmore, Heathcote, Kangaroo Flat, Axedale and Castlemaine to name a few.. This year marks a hundred-and-two...

New Club Rooms Open

Construction of the new Canterbury Park community pavilion in Eaglehawk's now completed. It includes a social room, kitchen, change rooms, trainers' room, umpires' change rooms, a time keepers box, storage and publicly accessible toilets. Clubs used the...

New Women's Footy Competition

The new senior women’s football competition being run by AFL Central Victoria and AFL Goulburn Murray will start next weekend. The competition will be known as the Northern Country Women’s League. Eight teams will play in the...

Magic This Year at Clunes Booktown Festival

There will be a sense of magic in the air at the annual Clunes Booktown Festival on Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th May and this year. With 2017 being the 20th anniversary of the first novel...

Car Hit By Train - Castlemaine

A car was hit by a train near Castlemaine on Monday night. Police say a man in his car became stuck across the line at Hitchcock Street just after 11pm... The driver was taken to Bendigo Hospital...