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Police conducting spot checks

By Jackson Russell A select group of police officers in the Mitchell Shire are focusing on spot checks on people who should be in isolation as part of Operation Sentinel. Six officers who are usually part...

Vandalism in the valley

By Jackson Russell Hidden Valley Golf and Country Club was struck as part of a spate of vandalism on golf courses last weekend. On the same weekend Kilmore Golf Club suffered vehicle damage to its fourth...

Equipment stolen from charity

By Jackson Russell Riding for the Disabled Seymour has praised the goodwill of the community after more than $1000 of equipment was stolen last month, but the organisation still needs help. Riding for the Disabled Victoria...

Extra police deployed

By Jackson Russell The Mitchell Police Service Area will welcome five new officers as part of a rollout out of 788 more police in Victoria over the next 12 months. Police command announced last week the...

Vandals damage greens

By Jackson Russell Kilmore Golf Club was struck by vandals on Sunday night with vehicle damage to the club’s fourth and fifth greens. The damage created deep ruts in the greens which club members say will...

Station strong stance

By Evelyn Leckie - MEMBER for Northern Victoria Wendy Lovell has renewed calls for an upgrade of the Whittlesea Police Station, describing the working conditions for members at the station as ‘disgraceful’. During an adjournment debate...

Search for Seymour escapee

Police are currently searching for Matthew Curic who escaped custody at Seymour Police Station this afternoon. The 33-year-old was remanded in custody regarding assault-related matters at Seymour Magistrates’ Court before being transported to Seymour Police...

Cake shop hit twice

By Evelyn Leckie A string of unfortunate events has left a Seymour business struggling to get back on its feet. Earlier this month, a driver lost control of their vehicle, smashing into the store front of...

Watching out for commuters’ safety

By Jackson Russell South Mitchell Neighbourhood Watch is expanding its anti-theft licence plate screw program to include commuters at Wandong Railway Station on Friday, January 31. The new system will see commuters sign up to have...

Double drug bust in Clonbinane

POLICE found cannabis at two addresses in Waterford Park, Clonbinane, on Wednesday resulting in two arrests. Sgt Bob Derrett, of Seymour Divisional Unit, said several plants, lamps and transformers were seized from a house in...