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Murder trial begins

By Jessica Howard The trial for a man accused of murdering missing 46-year-old Keith Foggin is expected to span over three-weeks. Christopher John Trotter appeared in...

Avenue fatality

By Jessica Howard A Bacchus Marsh man has fronted court following a fatal crash in the Bacchus Marsh Avenue of Honour. Paul Smith appeared in the...

STABBING AT GREENDALE

By Helen Tatchell A man in his 60s was flown by air ambulance to the Alfred hospital last night (Thursday 20 July) with serious abdominal...
Inset or main - BM Soccer Club players show their distaste after their clubrooms were robbed and vandalised. Photo – Pat Scamangas

Heartless theft

By Jessica Howard Callous thieves have stolen a life-saving heart machine from the Bacchus Marsh Soccer Club. The defibrillator was stolen from the Scorpion’s clubrooms...
The damaged oak tree located at Maddingley Park Picture - Supplied

Deliberate act

By Jessica Howard Vandals have spent the eve of a recent public holiday hacking down an oak tree at Maddingley Park. The tree, located along...

Man prefers ‘best friend’ over girlfriend

By Caitlin Bewley (1st Yr Swinburne Uni) A woman has learned a valuable lesson; a dog is man’s best friend, after harassing her then boyfriend...

Man steals alcohol

At approximately 7.40pm on 26/05/2017 the pictured male entered the Darley IGA liquor store & stole a bottle of alcohol. When confronted by staff,...

Imposter escapes maximum penalty

By Jessica Howard A police enthusiast found in possession of a fabricated Victoria Police identification badge has avoided jail time.  Christopher Jordan created the badge...
The vehicle which ran off Bacchus Marsh Road into a tree, killing 22-year-old Hayden Kloppers Photo – ABC News

Guilty plea over Bacchus Marsh Avenue of Honour death

By Jessica Howard A Kurunjang man has pleaded guilty to culpable driving causing death after crashing into a tree at the Bacchus Marsh Avenue...
Bacchus Marsh Police Constable, Cameron Granland with the new Moorabool Eyewatch Facebook page, which was launched on March 5. Photo – Jessica Howard

Police launch Eyewatch

By Jessica Howard A new Facebook page has been created to help connect local police with the community. Eyewatch provides updates from the Moorabool policing...