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Man dies following truck crash in Navigators

A man has died after a crash in Navigators this morning. Investigators believe the truck was travelling south along Navigators Road aroudn 10:30am before it left the road and travelled down an embankment. The driver was the...

Sovereign Hill to receive $10 million for upgrades

Sovereign Hill is set to benefit from either a Morrison or Shorten Government after next month's federal election. The Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, Simon Birmingham announced on Saturday that a Liberal-National Government will invest...

Local schools set to benefit under Labor Government

Ballarat public schools are set to receive over $200,000 in funding under a Shorten Labor Government, to be announced today. Federal Member for Ballarat, Catherine King and Shadow Assistant Minister Andrew Giles will announce that over...

Police appeal for information about missing teens

Police are asking for assistance to locate two missing teenagers, Amy-Jane Boyce and Sabrina Maclean.  Amy-Jane Boyce, 13, was last seen at the Maryborough Education Centre in Maryborough on April 5 this year.  She's described as being...

Man arrested following Ravenswood drug bust

Castlemaine Police have arrested a man after locating illicit drugs in an intercepted vehicle yesterday in Ravenswood. Officers were patrolling a service station truck stop around 2:30am when they noticed a silver Mazda hatchback with Queensland...