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Over 70 new COVID-19 cases in Craigieburn alone

New COVID-19 cases in Craigieburn made up 10 per cent of today’s total recorded cases, chief health officer Brett Sutton has announced. Professor Sutton said...

Charges laid against Coolaroo’s Phoenix Environmental Group

The Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) has laid six charges against Coolaroo recycling company Phoenix Environmental Group and a director of the company. EPA said...

Simba the cat weighs in on Grand Final

Brisbane Lions member and Mill Park local Simba the cat has not decided who to barrack for in tomorrow’s clash between the Demon and...

Call for more social housing in Hume

More social housing is needed in Hume, according to mayor Joseph Haweil. Homes Victoria recently announced a social housing project in Sunbury as part of...

Councils takes up EPA powers

A Whittlesea administrator wants his council to be “fully cognizant” of the cost and impacts of changes to delegations of the Environment Protection Act...

Hume community feedback wanted

Hume council’s draft community vision and draft council plan 2021-25 is now open for community feedback. Councillor Jarrod Bell said at a council meeting last...

Three Hume residents lost to COVID-19

Three Hume residents have died with COVID-19, as the northern suburbs recorded over 60 per cent of today’s new cases. Premier Daniel Andrews announced today...

Drawing on positive lockdown fun

Three Whittlesea youngsters are finding the fun side of COVID-19 lockdown, creating caricature art works of prominent figures. Madison, 10, and her siblings Alexandra, 7,...

Close to 200 new COVID-19 cases in Hume

Over half of the new locally acquired cases of COVID-19 today are in the northern suburbs of Melbourne. Deputy chief health officer Deb Friedman confirmed...

‘Vile’ graffiti condemned

Scullin MP Andrew Giles fears racism is on the rise as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic as police investigate the spread of "Nazi...

Cause of Mill Park house fire unknown

The cause of a house fire in Mill Park on Tuesday night remains under investigation. Firefighters arrived on the scene about 8.30pm on Tuesday, September...

Pawsome doggie dress-up

Pup Scarling is taking part in a pawsome doggie dress-up this month to help raise money for children in need. The Craigieburn canine and her...

Vax chat for Whittlesea residents

Whittlesea residents can learn more about the COVID-19 vaccines and have their questions answered during a free online community session tonight. Whittlesea council is hosting...

Over 200 new COVID-19 cases in Hume

Forty per cent of the new COVID-19 cases recorded over the past 24 hours were in Hume, as vaccination uptake increased in the municipality. Chief...

Craigieburn mates share in $1 million

A group of Craigieburn friends are celebrating a $1 million lottery win, and said persistence was the key to their success. One of the winning...

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Hume community feedback wanted

Hume council’s draft community vision and draft council plan 2021-25 is now open for community feedback. Councillor Jarrod Bell said at a council meeting last...