Local News

Morning earthquake shakes the Wimmera

This morning an earthquake was reported in the Stawell region.   It hit at 5:35am just out of Glenorchy, a 3.1 magnitude quake at a depth of 7kms.   It was felt right around the region including in Stawell...

Decade on from La Nina floods

It's now 10 years since about one third of Victoria experienced flooding or storm damage between September 2010 and February 2011. The SES says about $1.3 billion in damage was caused by the floods with the...

Road safety operation focusing on dangerous driving

A road safety operation focusing on dangerous driving on Bendigo roads seems to be having an impact. The program called Operation Elias has stemmed a rise in crashes resulting in death or serious injury on local...

Invitation to have a say over the Kyneton town centre

Macedon Ranges locals are being invited to have your say into the shaping of the Kyneton town centre. A new design framework is being created that will include streetscapes, public open spaces and buildings in the...

Tree planting set to resume for Campaspe Shire

The greening of the Campaspe Shire is set to continue with tree planting about to resume. Council says its aim is to have a tree in front of every property if the location is suitable. You can...

Police searching for wanted man John Kaiser

Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate Wendouree man John Kaiser. A warrant has been issued for the 26-year-old’s arrest in relation to aggravated burglary and assault related matters. Kaiser is approximately 175cm tall with...

Australia's best water skiers set to hit Bridgewater

Some of Australia's best water skiers are on their way to the Loddon Shire for the national masters championships. The competition will be held at the Bridgewater Water Ski Club from January 23 for 3 days...

Bendigo cricketer named in Renegades squad

The Brisbane Heat got over the line against the Renegades in the latest Big Bash clash. Bendigo cricketer Brayden Stepien was part of the squad replacing Cameron Boyce in Canberra last night. Stepien was selected as an...