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Raised concerns

RAISED intersections in Epping and Thomastown may be causing more vehicle accidents than reducing them after a probe into their benefits began in Parliament last week.Installation of...

Safety concerns at Wallan park

WALLAN police are on alert after antisocial behaviour has been observed around the adventure playground at Hadfield Park over the school holidays. Senior Sergeant Conlin said police were aware of some youths...

Creek crossing green light

By Jackson RussellTWO pedestrian bridges are set to be built across the Kilmore Creek on either side of the Northern Highway to improve safety of pedestrians at the...

Waste dumped in Beveridge

A large amount of industrial waste dumped on a roadside south of Beveridge could cost ratepayers more than $30,000 to clean up. Mitchell Shire Council is treating the material dumped in Donovans...

Gun-wielding offender attempts car-jacking

By Evelyn LeckieA YOUNG mother was followed to her Wallan home by a gun-weidling offender over the weekend, where the man allegedly attempted to take her car, with her niece in the...

Lights on O’Herns

NEW overhead street lights at the O’Herns Road and High Street intersection in Epping were switched on last week with Member for Thomastown Bronwyn Halfpenny visiting the new intersection to officially flick...

Roundtable develops family violence plan

Mitchell Shire Council joined with community leaders, practitioners and community organisations to develop an action plan at a special Family Violence Roundtable in Beveridge on Wednesday.Mitchell Shire Council led the roundtable with...

Illegal tobacco

A joint operation involving Victoria Police and Australian Border Force discovered illegal tobacco, following search warrants at shops in Kilmore, Seymour and Benalla early Friday morning.The shops were in Sydney and Maher...

Drugs seized in Seymour

Two drug busts in Seymour within a week have resulted in police seizing quantities of methamphetamine and other drugs.Detective Acting Sergeant Luke Bryan said the two warrants were unrelated.He said the raids...

Free and safe chemical disposal in Seymour

Mitchell Shire residents will have the opportunity to dispose of household chemicals safely through Sustainability Victoria’s Detox Your Home event on Saturday in Seymour.People can drop their unwanted household chemicals at Mitchell...