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Premier visits Sunbury and Kyneton colleges

Premier Daniel Andrews visited Sunbury College today, to announce funding for a new wellbeing support service that is expected to play a crucial role...

Youth justice centre with a focus on the future

Authorities believe a $46 million upgrade at Malmsbury’s youth justice centre gives young offenders somewhere to lay the foundations of new lives, rather than...

Pokies spending continues to rise

Almost $20 million was pumped into poker machines in Sunbury last financial year. New Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation figures reveal losses on...

Keeping Nepal in focus

Screenings organised by a Woodend filmmaker, who worked with Sir Edmund Hillary, have helped raise almost $35,000 to rebuild classrooms at an impoverished school...

Police hose-down kidnap rumours

Police have urged Macedon Ranges residents not to believe rumours circulating on social media as they continue to investigate the attempted abduction of a...

Food Bank helps avoid hard choices

Tough economic times are forcing more Victorians to choose between heating or eating this winter. Single dad Tom, who didn’t want to reveal his surname,...

Gun softballer Brayden McTigue to play for state

He’s been swinging a bat for only a few years, but Sunbury’s Brayden ‘‘BJ’’ McTigue (pictured) is fast making a name for himself on...

Residents urged to take control of health

Experts have called for increased funding of health programs in the wake of a major report that reveals regional residents are living shorter lives...

Second wind for Woodend project

A community group behind plans for a stalled wind farm project near Woodend says the dream of a small-scale operation providing enough energy to...

Sunbury mum wins design award

A Sunbury woman who completed an advanced diploma of building design as a mature-age student has won a statewide competition. Melinda Sanz, who is continuing...

Idea to convert kinder to court waiting space

A Macedon Ranges councillor has suggested a kindergarten could be converted in order to ease waiting space problems at Kyneton Magistrates Court. Cr John Letchford...

Three arrested after teenager stabbed

Police have arrested three men following the alleged stabbing of a 17-year-old teenager in Melton yesterday. Police and emergency services were called to the Primary...

Sunbury market raises funds for MND

People can pick up a bargain and help raise money for research into motor neurone disease (MND) at a Sunbury market this Saturday. Held at...

Businesses get behind gala ball for Jack Ogilvie

Businesses have been quick to support a black-tie ball to help Hume councillor Jack Ogilvie recover from a severe stroke. More than $11,000 in goods...

$2.3m works to begin on Riddell Road

A $2.3 million project to improve safety on one of Sunbury’s busiest arterial roads should be completed by the end of the year. Sunbury MP...

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Kyneton woman claims over $1.3 million in lotto win

Twenty days after winning more than $1.3 million, a Kyneton woman has finally come forward to claim her Tattslotto win. Last month Star Weekly...