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Road safety forum heading to Ballarat

Locals will be able to have their say on road safety when a community roundtable comes to Ballarat. Announced by the Minister for Roads Jaala Pulford yesterday, the state government will hold eight road safety discussions...

Effects of screen time on agenda at health meeting

The Ballarat Innovation and Research Collaboration for Health has a packed agenda ahead of their next meeting tonight. Ways to reduce harmful exposure to screen time will be among the topics discussed at tonight's meeting, by one of world's...

Police searching for woman known to Ballarat

Police are asking for assistance to locate Danielle Roberts. A warrant has been issued for the arrest of the 37 year old after she failed to appear at the Mildura County Court on March 22 for...

Local jobs in doubt as redundancies hit Woolworths

Local jobs are in doubt as Woolworths begins a restructuring process. Information received by Power FM today says thirteen people employed at Woolworths on Howitt Street in Wendouree have lost their management positions, and have reportedly been...

Clunes residents face power outage over installation works

Some residents in Clunes will experience a planned power outage today. Powercor is installing a new bushfire mitigation device which is designed to reduce the risk of powerlines sparking or causing faults in power supplies, should they...

Man accused of killing Maryborough woman fronts court

A man accused of killing Maryborough grandmother Karen Ashcroft faced court yesterday. The Supreme Court jury heard Ben Wardlaw carried a knife in his back pocket, and had begun using ice after withdrawing from methadone. It also...

Police investigate after road safety camera rammed in Parwan

Police are investigating after a road safety camera car was rammed in Parwan on Sunday night. Melton Crime Investigation Unit are appealing for information after the vehicle was deliberately rammed around 7:45pm. The vehicle was stationed on...