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Killer sentenced to 36 years jail over stabbing murder

A man who viciously stabbed a young woman to death in her own bed has been sentenced to 36 years in jail. Luay Sako, 39,...

Northern Health dons red this Feb to raise awareness of heart disease

Northern Health turned red for RebFeb in solidarity with loved ones impacted by heart disease. RedFeb is an annual event, acknowledged by Heart Research Australia,...

Walking tour at Riverside Reserve

South Morang residents can participate in walking tours to explore the native Eucalypts plants in the local parks and discover signs of wildlife through...

Man arrested following Thomastown arson attack

Police have arrested a man following an arson attack at a reception centre in Thomastown last week. A search warrant was executed at a residential...

Law centre officially opened

A new partnership between La Trobe University and Whittlesea Community Connections has resulted in the La Trobe Law clinic being launched in Whittlesea. The clinic...

Future community centre’s name honours Indigenous history

A facility that will deliver essential community services to Donnybrook residents will be known as the Murnong Community Centre when it opens in the...

Six arrested for Tobacco import

A Craigieburn man is among six charged for allegedly trying to import 10 million illicit cigarettes into Victoria after a 16 month investigation. It is...

Reading in the dark

Hume residents may soon be able to visit a local library at any time, day or night, following council's investigation into trialling 24 hour...

Hume’s million dollar rubbish problem

Hume council spent almost $5 million removing illegally dumped rubbish in the 2022-23 financial year, with statistics revealing the problem is set to cost...

Donnybrook residents left without proper footpath and a bus stop

Donnybrae Estate residents are urging the Whittlesea council and the state government to address the lack of safe walking paths and a bus stop...

Gun stored in a fridge

A man has been jailed for illegally possessing three guns, including one stored in a fridge, after being arrested by detectives investigating Victoria's tobacco...

Working on the railway

Metro Trains gave special recognition to a former Upfield Line staff member, Eugene Accornero, for his 51 years of dedication to working on the...

Victorians urged to keep up to date with cancer checks

The state government is calling on Victorians, including those in Hume and Whittlesea, to make sure their cancer screenings checks are up to date...

Containers for the kids

Victoria’s new Container Deposit Scheme (CDS) is making it easy for Victorians, including those in Hume and Whittlesea, to donate their container refunds to...

Animal lovers don’t miss this event

The annual Pet Expo extravaganza is set to return for the second time as part of the vibrant Whittlesea Community Festival in March. The...

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Law centre officially opened

A new partnership between La Trobe University and Whittlesea Community Connections has resulted in the La Trobe Law clinic being launched in Whittlesea. The clinic...

Reading in the dark