District wildlife sought out whatever water it could find during last week's extreme temperatures.February 17, 2014 2:11pm
Last week was the tail end of a heatwave which had broken records in parts of Victoria, according to the Bureau of Meteorology.
"Since about early to mid-January, we've had an extraordinary run of heat across the state," BOM duty forecaster Phil King said.
But the weekend's cool change was likely here to stay, Mr King said last week.
"It's the first time we will see the slow erosion of the pool of heat we've seen collecting in the middle of the continent," he said.
"(It is the) first sign we're on the back end of record-breaking heat."
When Sam Atukorala addresses his children in his mother tongue of Sinhalese, they understand him completely, but they always reply in English.
Mulwala’s own motor racing sensation Steve ‘Harro’ Harrison has won the 2014 Victorian Super Tin Tops Championship.
St Augustines College, Kyabram, has won the inaugural School’s Sustainability Cup for 2014, beating several Melbourne schools.
Stanhope’s Fonterra plant will have cheese flowing again next week after a fire at the plant on Tuesday morning.
Four people, including a father and his two children, were fined more than $18,000 for their role in an alcohol-fuelled brawl at a Lockington party earlier this year which ended in a teenager beaten up and forced into a dog cage.
New faces for Girgarre FNC
A time to include late loved ones in the spirit of the season.
Firefighters were able to save a Finley property's buildings after a large stack of hay bales went up in flames on Monday.
Eppalock Primary School has gone global.
Scout Group hopes to raise funds for World Scout Jamboree through novel 24-hour endurance test.
Forest tour only way to understand impact.
Fodder depots have been set up in Euroa and Thoona for farmers hit by the recent fires.
The rail tracks are in such disrepear V/Line is having to close the buffet car between Euroa and Seymour due to health and safety concerns to hospitality staff.
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