48 min ago
Purdon claims three heats of the Vicbred
Many would have opted to send Border Control, Zacharia and Messini to the spelling paddock after their Harness Jewels assignments, but not Purdon, he saw the opportunity to cash in on further riches across the Tasman.
4 hrs ago
Let's back Crawf's cause
THUMBS UP: Shane Crawford will be in Bendigo today as part of his charity bike ride from Melbourne to Perth.
Tue Jun 18, 2013
Protesters rally at MP's office
THE state government can't sign up to education reforms because of a lack of detailed plans, according to Member for Northern Victoria Damian Drum.
Water prices set to level out
But the state regulator has declared the era of big country price increases is over after years of huge hikes to pay for drought-busting projects.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Federal election: Polls show King could lose
BALLARAT MP Catherine King could be in danger of losing her seat at the next federal election, according to a political expert.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Bendigo group advocates independent beer
Co-founder of Bendigo Beer, Trevor Birks, reckons it's more like a prince or a duke at the moment.
Bendigo Greens, Labor candidates call for live export changes
Mr Slade said rather than cause problems for farmers looking to export meat offshore, the animals would be slaughtered at local abattoirs and create jobs.
Bendigo nationals run after 15-year gap
"I'm very excited and very thrilled and proud to be a voice for the Nationals party here in Bendigo," she said.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Crawf reveals pit stop plans
SHANE Crawford says riding into Bendigo on Thursday will be the "perfect start" to his epic bike journey from Melbourne to Perth.
Thales delivers 1,000th Bushmaster to Australia
The Australian Department of Defense took delivery of its 1,000th Bushmaster protected vehicle produced at Thales Australia 's facility in Bendigo.
GALLERY: The week in photos
Rain, hail or shine Wayne Ford and Alfreda Davis are working as Crossing Gard Supervisors at St Monicas PS Kangaroo Flat.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Finding job in Shepparton hard work
Shepparton is the second worst Australian city to find a job, according to research from a nationwide job search website.
Shane takes to the road
The Footy Show larrikin will visit the Tom Flood Sports Centre on Thursday night as part of his biggest challenge yet, the Tour De Crawf - Ride to the other side.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Ian is thrilled with his dream that came true
It was like a dream come true for Cooma's Ian Hampton when he took part in the 60th anniversary Redex Rerun in his Peugeot 203 last month.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Bree earns A-grade umpire's badge
IT'S a long and difficult path to earn a netball umpire's A-grade badge, but few would have done it tougher than Bendigo's Bree Bentley.
Nonno Medoro a winner after long absence
Even though it was only a low grade $1500 non winners event - an interesting winner at the Bendigo harness fixture on Saturday June 8 was 9-Y-0 Davids Pass/Its Whatz Left stallion Nonno Medoro in the Alderbaran Park Pace over 1650 metres.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Medal comes as a surprise to Fyffe
LOCAL identity and long-time City of Greater Bendigo councillor Rod Fyffe said he was "stunned" to be awarded a medal of the Order of Australia in the 2013 Queen's Birthday Honours list.
Legal help on the way for Bendigo
A LEGAL assistance group expanding into Bendigo will offer advice to those who need it most but can least afford it.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
Country footy scoreboard
EAGLEHAWK extended its winning streak to three, while also inflicting South Bendigo's first loss of the Bendigo Football League season with an 82-point hammering of the Bloods at the QEO today.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Alleged Castlemaine home invaders bailed
POLICE are on the hunt for a man who broke into a Castlemaine home and held a knife to a man's throat as he and his children slept.