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Carjacking fear cause for speeding

By Lachlan Ellis A Bacchus Marsh man spotted travelling at 150 km/h in a 110 zone (alleged 148 km/h) has told Magistrate Bob Kumar he...

“Emergency” reason for drink driving

By Lachlan Ellis A Dales Creek father did not deny charges of drink driving and driving while suspended at a February 12 court hearing but...

Official plea of guilty to killing motorcyclist

By Helen Tatchell A man who entered a guilty plea to manslaughter, has thanked Judicial Registrar Tim Freeman. To read the full story - Simply click...

Drug user ‘rehabilitated’

By Lachlan Ellis A Bacchus Marsh man found with marijuana and GHB in his possession, and marijuana and methamphetamine in his system, has been described...

No licence, no food

By Lachlan Ellis A speeding driver has pleaded for leniency from Magistrate Tom Barrett, after he was clocked travelling more than 20 km/h over the...

Ice user battling grief

By Lachlan Ellis A Bacchus Marsh man pleading guilty to the possession and use of methamphetamine, told a Magistrate he was struggling with the sorrow...

“How about I put some holes in you” – threat

By Lachlan Ellis A Bacchus Marsh man chasing up money for a car he sold on Facebook Marketplace was threatened with serious injury by the...

Carts returned to club

By Caitlin Bewley A man in his 20s remains in custody following the alleged theft of three golf carts from a local golf club earlier...

Former Councillor seeks IVO

By Lachlan Ellis A former Moorabool Shire Councillor seeking an intervention order, has been told the matter will be adjourned for a second time. To read...

Speeding for safety

By Lachlan Ellis A driver going more than 20 km/h over the speed limit did so to avoid a head-on collision. To read the full story...