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Cameras may deter illegal dumping

By Bianca Roberts (Intern 3rd Year Melb Uni) Beware litterers, Big Brother may soon be watching. Costing Council $80,000 per year to clean up illegally dumped...

Nine years for Woolpack death

By Lachlan Ellis A Pentland Hills man has been sentenced at the Supreme Court of Victoria, after pleading guilty to a manslaughter that occurred last...

Call to Honour the Avenue

By Bianca Roberts (Intern 3rd Year Melb Uni) It has been an iconic feature in Bacchus Marsh for over 100 years, and one local has...

Dedicated to Blackwood’s history

By Lachlan Ellis Margot Hitchcock’s knowledge of Blackwood’s history is second to none, and her books on the fascinating past of the town are available...

Sixth time extension rejected

By Lachlan Ellis An applicant has applied for a sixth extension of time to develop a dwelling at Conroys Lane, Wallace, has had his application...

Putting MND on ice

By Lachlan Ellis The start of winter is about to get colder, with the Big Freeze, an event made famous by former Essendon player Neale...

Local writers shortlisted

Two local writers are set to win thousands of dollars, and a spot in a prestigious magazine, with a shortlist of five of Moorabool’s...

Moorabool claims unique tree species

By Lachlan Ellis Eucalyptus is an iconic Aussie tree found all over the country, but did you know there is a unique species that only...

Landslide cut off water supply

By Bianca Roberts (Intern 3rd Year Melb Uni) An image has surfaced of a calm, picturesque moment in the early 1950s in Bacchus Marsh, but little...

Eight is enough

By Lachlan Ellis An eighth time permit extension for the construction of five dwellings in Maddingley has been refused by Council, leaving VCAT the last...