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Bail application for accused knife attacker

A man accused of a knife attack in Long Gully last week has applied for bail. Dylan Hicks was charged with a slew of offences including recklessly causing serious injury, intentionally causing injury and possessing a...

Community meeting for Mallee candidates

There's a Q&A and business lunch on today for the candidates standing for the seat of Mallee in the federal election. It's on at the Maryborough golf club from 10:30 to 1 and will feature seven...

Finally a result for Ripon

Five months after the State election the Liberal party's Louise Stanley is set to stay on as the member for Ripon. It comes after the ALP withdrew its petition and reached a settlement outside of court...

Three local sports clubs broken into over weekend

Three sporting clubs in Bendigo were broken into over the weekend. On Saturday night Golden Square and Marong football netball club and Maiden Gully YCW eagles junior football club were the targets of the thieves. A laptop...

Boy treated following house fire

A young boy is in a stable condition in the Bendigo Base Hospital after an Anderson street home went up in flames last night. A working smoke alarm alerted the family of 5 to the blaze...

Car rollover in Woodvale

There's been a car rollover on the Bendigo-Pyramid Road at the corner of Airstrip Rd in Woodvale. Emergency services were first called at 3 this afternoon. CFA crews turned up from Eaglehawk, Woodvale and Bendigo. Paramedics are treating...

Walk for suicide prevention and awareness

Over 300 people turned out to the 8th annual suicide prevention and awareness network walk in Bendigo yesterday. The 2 kilometre walk started from the Dai Gum San Chinese precint and hopes to increase the conversation...

Fur-ever homes needed for Bendigo RSPCA's felines

The RSPCA has extended its 'no fees for felines' campaign as it deals with the burden of 1,500 cats at shelters across Victoria. The extension comes after a successful month-long campaign that has been 935 cats...