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Worksafe investigating Wallan train derailment

Worksafe wll formally investigate the death of a 49 year old train pilot from Castlemaine, after the XPT derailed at Wallan almost a week ago Sam Meintanis boarded the NSW operated service at Kilmore East to escort...

Police Seek Man

Police are on the hunt for a 35-year-old man .. known to frequent the Bendigo area. Luke Davis is wanted for failing to answer bail. He is 175cm with a thin build and short black hair. Anyone who...

First Sod Turned at TAFE

The first sod has been turned on Bendigo TAFE's $60m redevelopment.Trades and Skills Minister Gayle Tierney says the project will create astate of the art education facility.90 jobs have been created during construction with completion...

Be Bendigo launch Stronger Australia Network business lunch

Be Bendigo and the Business Council of Australia have launched the StrongerAustralia Network business lunch.The lunch centres on getting outside major cities and bringing suppliers,customers and employees together.The event will be moderatored by Sky News...

Bendigo featured on 7:30 report re Sports Rorts

Bendigo last night featured on ABC TV's 7.30 report... in relation to the'sports rorts' affairThe TV show claimed the leafy suburb of North Sydney had received $10m tore-store a heritage swimming pool at the expense...

Ballarat youth nominated for award after fire

   Ballarat Police are nominating a 15 year old boy  for an award after he went to the rescue of  an elderly couple in their burning Scott Paradehome Riley Seccull was  near his grandmother's home in Brown...

Country Victoria homes in demand

Latest stats from the Real Estate Institute show that houses for sale are snapped up fast in country VictoriaThe regional average is 55 days on the market, but in the Ballarat suburbs of Brown Hill...

Police searching for Luke Davies

Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate Luke Davies. A warrant has been issued for the 35-year-old’s arrest in relation to failing to answer bail. Police are hoping that someone recognises him and can provide...

Fallen Tree Crashes Onto To Car

A fallen tree has crashed onto a car near Maldon. Emergency services were called to the incident on Fogartys Gap Road in Walmer about 5.30 this morning. A Country Fire Authority spokesperson said there were initial reports...

Fitness program for vulnerable youth

A new fitness program for vulnerable youth has been launched by BendigoPolice.The Bendigo Blue Light 'one-to-one' program is a tailored 3 week schemeaimed at those at risk of offending or victimisation... with a healthy mindhealthy...