Local News

Police seeking witness over crash

Police are appealing for witnesses to a fatal crash northwest of Echuca. It’s understood a car was travelling on the Murray Valley Highway at Milnes Bridge just before midday yesterday, when it hit a tree and...

Police searching for Ethan Davis

Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate missing teenager Ethan Davis. The 16-year-old was last seen in Yaldwyn Street in West Kyneton on 7 March. Ethan was last seen wearing a black paint-stained hoodie, dark...

Police reviewing licence

Police are going to review the licence of an 84-year-old woman after she crashed into a parked car in Kangaroo Flat yesterday. It happened in Aspinall St yesterday afternoon. The woman was trapped for a short time...

Inquest into death continues

An inquest continues today into the death of an inmate at Loddon Prison in Castlemaine three years ago. Gangland figure Hizir Ferman was in restricted medium security at the prison when he injured two guards during...

Hundreds walk for melanoma

Bendigo federal MP Lisa Chesters has joined hundreds of others in the city’s walk for melanoma. Ms Chesters says she was walking in memory of her friend Graham who had offered valuable support as she was...

Fatal stabbing investigations continue

A man arrested over a fatal stabbing at One Tree Hill Lookout in Spring Gully this weekend has been released without charge by police. But homicide squad detectives say the 19 year old man is still assisting...

Bendigo remembers victims

Bendigo has embraced its Muslim community over the weekend following the tragic mosque shootings in Christchurch on Friday. Messages of sympathy have been sent to the Bendigo Islamic Community Centre group and a vigil of sorrow...

Horror weekend on our roads

It’s been a horror weekend on local roads, with three men dying in two separate crashes. In the first accident a man in his 70s was killed at Daisy Hill when his Holden Sedan crossed to...