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Police blitz officially begins

OPERATION Nexus is underway as Victoria Police aim to stamp out dangerous driving this Easter.Thousands of motorists will be tested for drugs and alcohol over the long weekend as police saturate Victorian roads, Minister...

Man taken to hospital following highway smash

A 53-year-old man has been taken to hospital following a multiple vehicle crash on the Northern Highway near Wallan on Wednesday morning.The man was treated for minor injuries following the crash which happened at...

Police confirm school investigation

VICTORIA Police has confirmed they are investigating an incident that occurred on Monday at a school in Wallan.It is believed the Wallan Secondary College was allegedly visited by police following a fight with students.A...

Van crashes through Kilmore business

By Joshua Wells Picture: Ian BlythUPDATE: OWNERS of the Wallder's Cafe have taken to Facebook to thank neighbouring businesses and family for their help during yesterday's ordeal.They also paid tribute to the builders who came...

Two arrested after Lancefield police operation

Police have arrested two people in connection with the incident in High Street, Lancefield earlier in the week. A male has been charged and remanded in custody and will attend court in Bendigo on March...

Police operation in Lancefield

INVESTIGATIONS are underway after police executed an operation on High Street, Lancefield on Tuesday. Police attended the address following reports of a man armed with a firearm at about 9am.Police began calling out to anyone...

Crime down in Whittlesea

By Brooke Haffenden FIGURES released by the Crime Statistics Agency (CSA) recently indicated that crime is on the decline in the City of Whittlesea. The latest data, from the September quarter, revealed that the municipality had...

Firebug charged

By Joshua Wells A 49-year-old Wallan man will front court after allegedly lighting a fire on Wednesday, January 10, prompting the Country Fire Authority (CFA) and Victoria Police to urge residents to know the rules. The...
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Up in smoke

By Brooke Haffenden LAURIMAR Community Centre went up in flames last Wednesday night, January 10. CFA crews arrived on the scene shortly after 11.30pm to find to the meeting room area engulfed in fire with considerable...

Arrests end wide-spread ram raiding spree

A 28-YEAR-OLD Doreen man has been arrested following a spate of ram raids and burglaries in recent months. The Doreen man has been charged with multiple counts of burglary, theft of motor vehicles, property offences...