Local News

Report prepared for coroner over deaths

A report's being prepared for the coroner after the bodies of a man and woman were found at a California Gully home. The two 66-year-olds were discovered at a Pearce Street residence just before 2 o'clock...

Missing Dunolly man found overnight

Some positive news with a missing Dunolly man found. Michael Parker was located safe and well at around 6.35 last night on McKinnon Road... after a search by SES Volunteers, Search and Rescue, the Mounted Branch,...

Extreme heat timetable for trains

With temperatures forecast to reach the low to mid 40s in parts of Victoria today and tomorrow, VLine says a full extreme heat timetable will be in place for the Seymour and Shepparton lines today. A...

Work bans possible for trains

Central Victorians face rail chaos in the lead up to Christmas after the industrial umpire gave the green light to work bans stopping maintenance on V/Line trains from the middle of next week. A stop work...

Wet summer predicted for Central Victoria

A wetter than average summer has been predicted for Central Victoria, but authorities say the risk of fire is still very real. The bureau's climate outlook forecasts a wetter summer with hotter nights, daytime temperatures are...

Bendigo Health finalists for award

Bendigo Health has been named as a finalist in the Premiers sustainability awards. It's for a project that involved the recycling of bed screens and curtains that would normally go to landfill. The hospital says its saved...

Round six - Bendigo cricket

Players are going to need to find a way to keep cool and stay hydrated for this weekend's round of cricket in the BDCA with hot conditions forecast. Bendigo takes on Golden Square. United are up against...

New Mayor for Buloke Shire

The appointment of new Mayor's continues across Central Victoria this time in the Buloke Shire. Daryl Warren, a councillor in the Mount Jeffcott ward has been given the top job, with David Vis from the Mallee...

Night cricket for Bendigo District Cricket Association

History is set to be made in the Bendigo District Cricket Association this weekend. The new lights at Canterbury Park will be switched on Saturday night for a game between Eaglehawk and Strathdale-Maristians. The BDCA signed off...

Two bodies found in California Gully home

Two people have been found dead at a California Gully home this afternoon. Police were called to a Pearce Street address just before 2.00pm after the body of a female and a male were discovered.They're yet...