Thursday May 9
Commuters face morning train delays
COMMUTERS will experience lengthy delays on the Werribee and Williamstown lines this morning due to a track fault at Newport.
Wed May 08, 2013
Two charged for robbery and assault
A 25-year-old man was left with serious injuries and a 30-year-old left suffering a broken wrist following the allegedly violent robberies which occurred about 3am on April 14.
Mon May 06, 2013
$400m boost for hospital projects
SICK kids and patients requiring eye and ear surgery are set to benefit from a $400 million injection to fund two major hospital projects.
Infrastructure, front-line services focus in budget
The Victorian Government says the state budget to be handed down today will focus on infrastructure and front-line services.
Woman in wheelchair falls on tracks
Metro spokeswoman Larisa Tait said a faulty train between Flinders St and Southern Cross stations meant there was only one set of tracks to run Craigieburn, Sunbury, Upfield, Werribee and Williamstown trains.
Sat May 04, 2013
Multiple personalities 'took control'
EVEN after her web of false invoices came crashing down putting an end to the luxury holidays, new cars and corporate box seats Wendy Jobson's psychiatrist remained adamant the 50-year-old was not a pathological gambler.
Fri May 03, 2013
Teens arrested over Fitzroy attacks
A 13-year old from Cheltenham was arrested in Collingwood overnight while a 16-year-old from Wyndham Vale handed himself in at Werribee police station in the early hours of this morning.
Wed May 01, 2013
Vic levy revamp to save $100 million: govt
Treasurer Michael O'Brien says the shift of an insurance-based tax to a property-based one collected by local councils will see Victorian property owners share the cost of fire services, creating a fairer system.
Suburb project gets $72m injection
Wyndham Mayor Heather Marcus says traffic congestion in Melbourne's west is the No.1 concern for residents.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Garland back into oval business
Luke Garland will finish up as curator of the Albury Racing Club to weigh up other jobs in the greenkeeping industry.
Mum with 'ten personalities' lost $8m
A MOTHER of two who gambled away almost $8 million stolen from her employer on online pokies has at least 10 different personalities, a court has heard.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Five lines hit by cancellations
Passengers on the Craigieburn, Frankston, Pakenham, Werribee and Williamstown lines are waking up to changes to timetables and cancelled trains.
Commuters face morning train delays
Some express trains are expected to stop all stations, selected loop trains will run direct to Flinders St and there will be a number of cancellations.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Saints' draft pick looks like a forward in a hurry
Promising St Kilda forward Spencer White has Saints fans excited after a break-out match for Sandringham in its first win of the season by 64 points over the Werribee Tigers at Avalon Airport Oval on Saturday.
Mon Apr 22, 2013
Enzinger's trial redemption
WANDIN horseman Will Enzinger reinforced his status as one of Australia's top riders with victory in the two-day Camperdown Horse Trials.
Sun Apr 21, 2013
$34m health unit set for Melbourne
A NEW 54-bed mental health unit will be built in Melbourne's west and is expected to open in 2016.
Sat Apr 20, 2013
Police search for missing teen
Police say the girl has been seen at various times - the last on Tuesday, April 16 in Werribee - but issued a media release late this afternoon because of concerns for her safety due to her young age.
The New Zealand Herald
Kiwi giraffe finds new home
Nakuru, a young female giraffe, is transported in a crate from Auckland Zoo through Mt Eden before embarking on her cross-Tasman voyage.
Thu Apr 18, 2013
Homage to another Temple
Don Hany and Claudia Karvan star in the telemovie of Peter Temple's novel The Broken Shore .
Search underway for missing sailor off Mallacoota
A merchant ship carrying a giraffe tried to join the search for a Russian sailor missing off eastern Victoria this morning.