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Crisis for ambos
Christine McGinn
Bendigo’s Ambulance service is in crisis according to paramedics working at the station. Bendigo paramedics recorded an increase in the number of times additional staff were recalled to work shifts at the station. Local paramedic Brett Adie said the lack of ambos and resources was the w..
24-Apr-2014
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Eaglehawk and history
Christine McGinn
TWO historic Eaglehawk buildings, indicative of the suburb’s unique heritage, will go under the hammer. With more than 150 years of history, the Oriental Bank was built in the height of the Gold Rush in 1861. The Eaglehawk bank was the first “substantial bank building” in t..
24-Apr-2014
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Police release CCTV vision
Christine McGinn
Police are on the hunt for two stolen vehicles taken over the Easter weekend. A 2008 YW100 BEEWEE Yamaha ride-on-scooter was stolen from the Moro & Dooly Smash Repairs in Kangaroo Flat on Monday. The white vehicle, with Victorian registration GL978, and other item..
23-Apr-2014
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Aunty Fay makes honour roll
Christine McGinn
Local Dja Dja Wurrung elder Aunty Fay Carter is the city’s first Victorian Indigenous Honour Roll recipient. Aunty Carter has dedicated her life to improving the lives of the local traditional owners and recognising their relationship to the land. “I’ve been privileged to be..
23-Apr-2014
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Tasers for Bendigo police
Bendigo Weekly
BENDIGO police officers will carry tasers in a new investment in community safety. Minister for Police and Emergency Services Kim Wells has announced that the Victorian Coalition Government will provide $13.5 million for the rollout of tasers to all 24 hour police stations across regional Vict..
23-Apr-2014
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Armed robbery arrest
Bendigo Weekly
Bendigo Crime Investigation Unit detectives have arrested a man in relation to an armed robbery at a Drechsler Street home on February 15. Joshua Taylor has been charged with armed robbery and firearms related offences and will reappear in Bendigo Magistrates’ Court on 28 May. Two me..
22-Apr-2014
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Finnigan re-signs with Bendigo Spirit
Anthony Radford
The Bendigo Spirit has re-signed veteran forward Jasmine Finnigan for the 2011/12 WNBL season. Finnigan played in all 24 games last year for the Spirit, averaging 3.6 points and 3.3 rebounds per contest in her fourth season with the team. The 184cm Perth native was thrust into the starti..
17-Aug-2011
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Swim coach coup for Bendigo
Anthony Radford
Bendigo will have its first full-time swim coach, with the appointment of state coach at Melbourne's Vicentre, Ash Wain. "Bendigo has never seen anything like this, it's a swimming revolution", Bendigo Hawks Aquatic president Carl Barkmeyer said today. "This has been a very long process,..
16-Aug-2011
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Matthew Elliott very happy in Bendigo: Geelong coach
Anthony Radford
Former Australian Test batsman turned Bendigo Cricket Club player Matthew Elliott is staying in Bendigo, according to the coach of a Geelong club rumoured to have poached him. Newton and Chilwell coach Brian Thomas said the club had spoken to Elliott recently, but the star left hander was st..
10-Aug-2011
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Bendigo cyclists to ride with Cadel Evans
Anthony Radford
Two teenage Bendigo cyclists have been given the opportunity to ride 400 metres alongside cycling greatness. Braeden Dean and Aidan Bowe will ride alongside Tour de France winner Cadel Evans during his homecoming parade in Melbourne on Friday. They will ride along St Kilda Road from..
09-Aug-2011
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Path to glory
Anthony Radford
A PROGRAM which provides an alternative pathway to careers in the sport and recreation industry is kicking major goals in Bendigo. The Sports Education and Development Australia program includes 15 students from Bendigo and across Northern Victoria united by a passion for sport and a desire to wor..
05-Aug-2011
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Vics urged to celebrate Cadel Evans' win
Anthony Radford
PREMIER Ted Baillieu is encouraging Victorians to celebrate the historic victory of 2011 Tour de France winner Cadel Evans during a public event at lunchtime on Friday, August 12. “Cadel Evans is the first Australian ever to win this punishing race, and the Coalition Government h..
03-Aug-2011
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