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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...

Kooknapped in Kilmore East

By Joshua Wells A COMMUNITY group in Kilmore East has been left bewildered following the theft of their kookaburra statue recently. The Kilmore East Recreation Reserve had its famed animal taken recently, a blow to the...

Whittlesea, where’s my swing?

By Brooke Haffenden THE Whittlesea community has been left outraged following the theft of a basket swing from Lions Park. The new swing, which costs $2700, was cut down between 7.30pm on Thursday, November 23 and...

Broadford Church vandalised

Joshua WellsSEYMOUR Police has confirmed it is investigating a report into vandalism at a church in Broadford.A man, who wished to remain anonymous, informed the North Central Review of the damage caused to their...

Criminal afoot

A 43-YEAR-OLD Mernda man with a penchant for work boots was arrested and charged last week with theft and handling stolen goods.Police arrested the man on Monday afternoon, November 13 following an appeal by...