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Feedback sought on agriculture training

Buninyong MP Michaela Settle is urging students, trainers and industry stakeholders to have their say on the future of agriculture training. The Future of Agriculture...

Moorabool Shire sent into snap lockdown

Moorabool Shire has been ordered into a snap seven-day lockdown, commencing at 11:59pm tonight. Victoria’s Acting Chief Health Officer has declared the restrictions will be...

Taylors Lake teens charged over assault and carjackings

Police have charged an 18-year-old woman and a 16-year-old girl over two alleged carjackings and an alleged serious assault in Taylors Lakes on Thursday...

Community Calendar

Want your event listed? Community Calendar is made available free of charge to not-for-profit organisations to keep the public informed of special events and...

New vaccine hub for Caroline Springs

A new vaccine hub in Caroline Springs is expected to help boost low vaccination rates of Brimbank and Melton residents. IPC Health opened a pop...

Rains trigger Werribee River flood warning

A flood watch warning has been issued for the Werribee River catchment with widespread rainfall expected Thursday and Friday. The State Emergency Service is...

Nominate community achievers

Nominations for Melton’s Council’s Community Achievement Awards have opened, with people urged to put forward names for Citizen of the Year. The council is looking...

Police reception counters reopen after Covid cases

The reception counters at three of the four local police stations closed early last week due to COVID-19 cases, reopened on Thursday. The front counters...

Community wellbeing in council’s sights

Moorabool residents have called for more dedicated walking and cycling paths and cheaper access to healthy food in response to a council survey on...

Melton teacher chalks up 45 years

When Karen Guest began teaching 45 years ago, the classroom and the world beyond were very different places. The Melton Primary School teacher has chalked...

Restrictions ease despite record cases

COVID-19 lockdown restrictions will be slightly eased on Wednesday despite Victoria recording a record number of new cases over the weekend. A total of 705...

Hillside woman killed in fatal Diggers Rest crash

Police are investigating a fatal crash in Diggers Rest early Sunday morning. Emergency services were called to Plumpton Road about midnight following reports a car...

News in brief

Motorcyclist death Police are investigating the death of a motorcyclist in Caroline Springs last Sunday. Investigating police have been told the motorbike struck a tree...

New ambulance station for Melton West

A new ambulance station will be built on Melton West after a High Street site was identified for the $2.875 million project. Documents lodged with...

Amazon workers don PJs to aid kids cancer cause

Workers at Amazon Australia’s Ravenhall fulfilment centre have helped raise funds and awareness for children fighting cancer by wearing their pyjamas to work. The workers...

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Centrals building into season

Things are starting to come together for Melton Centrals in the Riddell District Netball League. After a slow start to the season, Centrals have started...

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