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Kangaroo spotted in Coburg North

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Yolanda Redrup A Kangaroo spotted in Coburg North around 11am this morning has been captured by Wildlife Victoria and taken back to nearby grasslands.

Coburg drive-by shooting shop linked to Mokbel's former partner Danielle McGuire

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Chris Vedelago and Goya Dymtryshchak The Coburg couple targeted in two drive-by shootings in the last two days have been embroiled in a bitter property dispute with gangland identity Danielle McGuire.

Coburg hair and beauty salon targeted in drive-by shooting

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Patrick Hatch Shots were fired at a Coburg shop overnight on Friday in the same street that a hairdressing salon was sprayed with bullets the night before.

Junior students added to Coburg senior school after community campaign

Benjamin Preiss A senior high school in Coburg will be expanded to include junior students after a hard-fought community campaign. The state government will include $3.

Police raid illegal brothels in Brunswick and Coburg, two women arrested

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Nick Toscano Police have uncovered a prostitution racket run by two young women after storming a chain of Melbourne massage parlours on Friday.

Sawn-off shotgun seized after foot chase in Coburg

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Patrick Hatch A woman with a sawn-off shotgun led police on a foot chase in Melbourne’s north on Friday night.

Sydney Road chicken shop on fire in Coburg

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Tammy Mills POLICE have evacuated shops on Sydney Road as firefighters work to control a blaze at a Sydney Road shop in Coburg this morning.

Elderly man dies after being hit by fire truck in Coburg

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Jane Lee An elderly man is in hospital with life threatening injuries after being hit by a fire truck in Melbourne’s north.

Police investigate Coburg house fire

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Deborah Gough Police are investigating a house fire in Coburg, which firefighters say was "suspicious".

PSO stabbed at Coburg train station

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Adrian Lowe Police have charged a man with attempting to stab a protective services officer at a train station in Melbourne's inner north.

Fight for the old school tie: Coburg's got just the place

The Age News 27/03/2012 photo Justin McManus. High School for Coburg group at the site that has just be sold back to the State Govt. Parents and children from many of the local Primary schools.

Jason Dowling Developers have confirmed the site of the former Coburg High School, is for sale again.

126 jobs in limbo at Coburg car components supplier

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Clay Lucas Workers at a Coburg car parts supplier will find out at 1pm today if they still have a job.

Woman's head bashed in racial attack on train

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Nino Bucci A woman has been left traumatised after her head was smashed into the side of train carriage during an apparent racial attack in Melbourne's north.

Rent drops in Southbank, Docklands as new flats built

Tony Penna: 'We've been inundated with supply.'

Clay Lucas Tony Penna says his experience of the housing market in Southbank could appear in an economics textbook, so simple has been the impact of supply and demand.

Police hunt armed bandits after sex shop robbery in Maribyrnong

Victoria Police has released images of suspects in two armed robberies in Maribyrnong.

Goya Dmytryshchak Police have released security footage of two gunmen who robbed a Coburg sex shop for cash and synthetic cannabis on Friday.

Building site dangerous, commission told

Nick Toscano The Pentridge Prison building site, at the centre of damning union coercion claims, was rife with safety hazards and short-cuts that put workers at risk, a royal commission has heard. 

Overcrowding soars on Melbourne's busiest train, tram routes

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Adam Carey The level of overcrowding on Melbourne's trains has jumped significantly this year, new data shows, with almost one in two peak-hour commuters on the city's worst affected lines forced to squeeze...

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Hope for East Timor heart patients

East Timorese Agripino, 29 - with heart surgeon Marco Larobina - is in Melbourne for life-saving heart surgery.

Rachel Kleinman When I walk into operating theatre five of the Royal Melbourne Hospital's cardiothoracic unit, the patient has already been split down the middle.

Golf buggy crushed by train as golfers jump for their lives

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Deborah Gough Two golfers had to jump for their lives from their golf buggy to escape an oncoming train at Royal Park.

Politicians focus on shabby facilities for sportswomen

WFL Premier Division grand final between Darebin Falcons and Diamond Creek at Coburg City Oval. Darebin captain Daisy Pearce leads her team out on September 7, 2014 in Melbourne.

Steve Lillebuen Before the women making up the undefeated Darebin Falcons ran out on to the footy oval for Sunday's grand final, the players had to get ready in the men's change rooms.