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Cash injection for Maldon Primary School

  Maldon Primary School will share in a government cash splash for an overdue touch up. Nearly $50,000 has been allocated for an interior upgrade and new ceilings in the school's main building. Member for Bendigo West Maree...

Womens basketball festival heading to Bendigo

  Bedigo has been named as one of three regional cities that will share in a festival for women’s basketball. Fifteen WNBL matches will be played across Bendigo Stadium, Ballarat Sports and Events Centre, and Gippsland Regional...

No digital billboard in the CBD, this isn't Vegas

  Bendigo councillors have knocked back a proposal for a large digitial billboard in the CBD. The 17 square metre electronic sign was being proposed for the corner of Mitchell and Queen streets.. flashing digital ads every...

Mega water tank coming to Marong

  Added water security for the coming months with a water facility completed at Marong. Member for Bendigo West Maree Edwards says the three-megalitre tank and booster pump station will deliver consistent water pressure to the town...

Fire Danger period for the Macedon Ranges

  The fire danger period will come into force for the Macedon Ranges from Monday. The CFA is bracing for more grassfire conditions over the coming fire season. That is due to above average rainfall during winter and...

More bins to keep up with campers over the holidays

  Three extra skip bins will be in place in high visitation areas around the Campaspe Shire in a bid to reduce rubbish. The bins will be at sites including the Echuca East Boat ramp, and will...

Lucky doggos can thank Bendigo Firefighters

  Bendigo firefighters can add dog rescuers to their title. They've helped two pooches in the same week. Bruno the Bull Arab was rescued from a mine shaft in the Castlemaine Diggins National Park ten days ago. And just...

Restrictions now in force

  The fire danger period's now in force across several local government areas.. including Central Goldfields.. Mount Alexander and Hepburn Shire. It means there are now restrictions on what locals can do when it comes to fires.....
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