Fiona Henderson A police officer was stabbed in the face and leg outside a fast food outlet in Victoria’s west on Thursday night.
Caroline Zielinski A Victorian couple and their dog have been found dead in a car, apparently killed by a gas heater they were using to keep warm.
Konrad Marshall The young couple were found by police inside their car – their home – at 9:30 on Friday night, on a windy and isolated road in Cardigan, just outside Ballarat.
David Jeans A fugitive child sex offender who escaped from Ararat correctional facility Corella Place last weekend has been caught in Ballarat.
Adam Carey The railway line between Maryborough and Castlemaine turns 140 this year and parts of it look every day of it.
Steve Lillebuen and Nicole Mathewson Dr Lydia Johns-Putra looked at the trapped and bleeding man. The earthquake had brought down a building on top of him. Unless she did something quickly, he was going to die.
Pat Nolan and David Jeans A criminal investigation has been launched into an assault in a Ballarat Football League underage match between East Point and Darley.
Matthew Dixon A man who aimed a sawn-off rifle in a sex shop worker's face and demanded the victim open the cash register during a brazen armed robbery attempt in Ballarat has escaped jail, despite admitting to...
Richard Baker and Nick McKenzie The Victorian government's flagship water cycle management project in Ballarat is running months behind schedule, amid claims a large portion of its $1 million budget has been directed to the Office...
Steve Lillebuen Hundreds of Victorian public servants face seeing their jobs driven out of Melbourne in a state government bid to boost a hard-hit regional economy.
Rachel Afflick TWO Ballarat councillors say they were told during a briefing in November that Premier Denis Napthine wanted a Liberal-aligned mayor to lead the council.
Adam Carey Three railway lines will be completely shut down for more than three weeks from Saturday until January 19 as work on the regional rail link, the state's biggest infrastructure project, goes into...
Barney Zwartz Predator constantly found new victims, victim's mother tells clergy child sex abuse inquiry.
Deborah Gough Up to three men are on the run from police after a teenage boy was murdered and his stepfather injured in an attack in a small town near Ballarat.
Tom Cowie A Ballarat woman's four-year-old son was at home when she was found dead after being the victim of what police described as "a violent attack".
A Ballarat man who was shot in the face early on Sunday morning has been taken to hospital in a serious but stable condition.
Jack Clarke On a Friday night in March, a wine and cheese night was in full swing at the popular Ballarat nightclub Haida.
Tutus find a home among the gumtrees as The Australian Ballet takes its young stars on a six-week tour of regional Australia, Photographer Simon Schluter joined them in Ballarat.
Thomas Hounslow Police are looking for a Ballarat woman who has been missing since Friday afternoon.
Jordan Oliver Police have surrounded a property near Ballarat where a man has been involved in a stand-off with officers for more than 21 hours.