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Prepare to go all the WAY

By Jessica Howard It’s been a long time coming, but the Halletts/O’Leary Way southern extension project is just days away from completion. The major milestone is...
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20 good reasons

By Jessica Howard Bacchus Marsh may not have an ice rink, but that doesn’t stop young Connor Sidari-Alley from excelling at ice hockey. The 13-year-old Bacchus...

Help plant watch and grow

By Jessica Howard Residents are invited to exercise their green thumbs by helping to plant 7000 new trees at Telford Park in Darley. Moorabool Shire Council...

Fiskville fizzles

It has its own postcode; it had a state school; it employed hundreds and now the CFA training campus at Fiskville is in the...
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Awards Open for Business (Excellence)

By Kate Taylor Submissions are now open for Moorabool’s premier business awards – and expressions of interest have already started coming in. The Ballan and District...

Car roll over on Western HWY

By Jessica Howard A 24-year-old man was flown to hospital with serious head injuries last night after his vehicle flipped on its roof on the...
Kristie Seketa – MSC Regional Library Officer with the new look library van. Photo – Helen Tatchell

New book look

By Jessica Howard Moorabool’s rural library van is sporting a colourful new look. The mobile library service was recently rebranded with an external paint job by...
SAFER THAN IT WAS – Fundraiser facilitator for the Recreation Reseve Lori Conroy and three of her six children (L-R) Judd, Jordi and Jhett with the new bark, making the playground safer until a new facility is purchased. Photo – Helen Tatchell

Making it safe to play

By Jessica Howard The Ballan community have dug deep into their pockets to help fund a revamp of the old recreation reserve playground. Ballan resident, Lori...
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Police detective framed

By Kate Taylor A portrait of former Moorabool resident Kevin Carson has been entered in the 2017 Archibald Prize. Detective Sergeant Carson, who recently moved from...
Bacchus Marsh and Melton Regional Hospital

Hubba Bubba’s

By Jessica Howard It took less than 24-hours for five bundles of joy to arrive into the world last month. Bacchus Marsh and Melton Regional Hospital...