Local News

Figures Released For Fires

The CFA has released figures showing how many preventable house fires have taken place across our region.

fire2

Across the 2015-16 year, Greater Bendigo saw 55 preventable house fires while Ballarat saw 52.

In Campaspe Shire there were 22, Macedon Ranges 18, Moorabool 13 and Hepburn 12.

Mt Alexander saw 8 preventable fires, Central Goldfields 7 and Pyrenees 6.

You may also like...

Cardinal To Keep Roll At Football Club

Cardinal To Keep Roll At Football Club

George Pell will keep his honorary AFL role at Richmond as he faces child sex allegations in court next week. Tigers boss Brendon Gale has released...

Justine Damond's frantic calls released

Justine Damond's frantic calls released

Justine Damond's frantic phone calls to US police reveal the Australian life coach was not sure if a woman behind her Minneapolis home was being...

Emergency Meeting Today

Emergency Meeting Today

Councillors in the Central Goldfields Shire are having an emergency meeting behind closed doors today to decide whether their CEO of 27-years should...

Bendigo On The Rise

Bendigo On The Rise

The Bureau of Stats shows Greater Bendigo's population has grown by a whopping 8-point-4 per cent between 2011 and last year's census. Mayor...