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Firefighters use foam to douse a tree on Pine Avenue, Badger Creek, this afternoon. 136808 Picture: JESSE GRAHAM
Firies called to runaway burn-off
CATASTROPHE was narrowly avoided this afternoon, when a burn-off in Badger Creek took off and spread into nearby bushland. The fire began at about 3.2... Read More »
Pakenham SES was called to the scene.
Man freed from crashed truck
A MAN in his twenties has been freed from a truck after being trapped for more than an hour following an accident in Mt Burnett this morning. The man,... Read More »
Top model Erin
MOVE over Miranda Kerr, there’s a new girl on the block. Thirteen-year-old Killarney school girl Erin Lloyd has just taken the first major step ... Read More »
After 33 years as a teacher and principal throughout Melbourne's south-east, Fountain Gate Secondary College Principal Vicki Walters is walking into retirement with a smile on her face and a head full of cherished memories. 136708 Picture: STEWART CHAMBERS
A class act
AFTER 33 years as a teacher and principal – 13 at the helm of Fountain Gate Secondary College – Vicki Walters is calling it a day. Tom... Read More »
Dandenong Rangers have announced SEABL coach Larissa Anderson as its new WNBL coach ahead of the 2015/16 season. 86987 Picture: JARROD POTTER
Rangers back a winner as new coach
DANDENONG didn’t have to venture far to find its new WNBL coach after Rangers SEABL coach Larissa Anderson signed on the dotted line ahead of the 20... Read More »
Dannielle O'Brien, Charlee Taylor, Enya Jasinski, Georgia Edwards, Rebecca Williams, Gabbie Hill and Eloise Turner celebrate Harmony Day at Noosa District State High School.
Hands up for harmony
Dozens of students from Noosa District State High School plunged their hands into brightly coloured paint on Friday to celebrate cultural diversit... Read More »