Regional hospitality businesses count down days until eased restrictions

By Colin MacGillivray HOSPITALITY businesses across the north-central region are hoping for a further easing of Victoria’s COVID-19 restrictions this week as they recover from...

Whittlesea’s vaccine drive changes gear with new walk-in services

As the City of Whittlesea emerges from a two-week lockdown, council administrators are urging all eligible residents to get vaccinated. Northern Health has set up...

Thousands without power for days in Macedon Ranges

By Aleksandra Bliszczyk Wednesday night’s storm that pummelled the Macedon Ranges left tens of thousands of residents without power, while many experienced property damage or...


Mitchell Shire road upgrades: footpaths, speed limits, tree planting, safety barriers

Footpaths, speed limit changes, tree planting and installing safety barriers on dangerous stretches of roads are among...


Assumption defies gravity with production of Wicked premiering this week

Assumption College students have been working hard to prepare their annual production for public viewing this week. The...


Queen’s Birthday Honours: Wandong pair awarded OAMs

By Colin MacGillivray DEDICATION to their community and a passion for history saw Wandong-Heathcote Junction residents Karen Christensen...


Bakery owners lament rubbish dumped behind Kilmore’s vacant Red Lion Brewery

By Colin MacGillivray The area behind Kilmore’s vacant Red Lion Brewery has become a dumping ground for household...

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