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Round five Bendigo Football League

Sandhurst sits on top of the Bendigo Football League ladder heading into round five this weekend. The team takes on South Bendigo and Queen Elizabeth Oval tomorrow. In the weekends other games Maryborough takes on Golden Square,...

Three locations in the running for awards

Three locations in Central Victoria have been picked as finalists in the Victorian Top Tourism Town Awards. Bendigo, Avoca and Heathcote three of twenty-two towns and cities in the running across the state. You can vote by...

Fire station vandalised and broken into

Golden Square fire brigade's been vandalised and broke into and members say they're sick to death of it happening. They discovered black graffiti over the one-hundred and twelve year-old facade last night and follows a number...

Police searching for missing man Jordan

Police are seeking public assistance to find Jordan. The 31-year-old man was last seen at his Eaglehawk address on Monday.He was last seen wearing a black hoodie and a grey beanie.Anyone who sees Jordan is urged...

Vigil for violence prevention month

Police in central Victoria have joined in an online Vigil to remember those who have lost their lives as a result of family violence.  The event was held last night and also aimed to raise awareness...

Vaccine rollout speeds up

Australia's slow coronavirus vaccination rollout is gradually picking up speed with the number of administered doses creeping towards 2.5 million. From next week many GP clinics will have their allocations tripled. That should take a bit of...

Newspaper van stolen

Police continue the search  for whoever stolen a newspaper delivery van in Bendigo yesterday morning.  It was pinched just before thousands of papers were due to be delivered around town about 4am leaving many businesses unable...

Trial crossing in Maldon

Mount Alexander Shire Council will install a trial pedestrian crossing point in the historic  town of Maldon in May.  The crossing point will be located between two local businesses, Maldon Quality Butchers  and Tres Doux Tres...

Man fined for dog attack

On Friday 30 April, an Irishtown man was found guilty of charges relating to a dog attack that  occurred at a farming property in Glenluce on Tuesday 16 February 2021.   The case was heard at the...

Delivery van dumped at Emu Creek

A delivery van stolen from East Bendigo has been found dumped at Emu Creek. Witnesses saw a man in high-viz take off in the van that had been left unattended outside a Harpin Street business around...