Darren Gray Flames from the Mickleham fire came within five metres of brand-new homes at Craigieburn as Melbourne’s northern edge was again threatened by a fast-moving and dangerous fire.
Deborah Gough Police and the Australian Army raided a truck depot linked to the Hell’s Angels office bearer Peter ‘‘Skitzo’’ Hewat on Saturday morning.
Andy Park A man in his 50s died after being stabbed in a house in Melbourne's north tonight.
Adrian Lowe Good afternoon. This is The Age's live coverage of Victoria's bushfire emergency on February 9, 2014.
Caroyln Webb, Darren Gray and Nick Toscano Up to 12 homes were destroyed and thousands of firefighters battled more than 150 bushfires across the state on Sunday amid nightmarish weather conditions, the worst since Black Saturday.
Deborah Gough Victoria needs a TAC-style campaign to temper the male "protector" instinct that kicks in for men and teenage boys during a fire, Fire Services Commissioner Craig Lapsley says.
Catherine Chisholm Good morning. This is The Age's coverage of Victoria's bushfire emergency this Monday.
Konrad Marshall Even when living in bushfire country on the urban fringe, people are rarely prepared for the inevitable day when the flames lick at their door.
Angus Holland Melbourne Express is a live daily blog bringing you what you need to hit the day running - news, weather and transport updates, and compelling content from The Age and beyond.
Nino Bucci and Rania Spooner The president of a fledgling Hells Angels chapter tried to poach members from another chapter of the same club, including prominent bikie Daniel Pegoraro, a court has heard.
Caroline Zielinski Residents were allowed to return to see their fire-damaged properties north of Melbourne on Wednesday afternoon after the worst bushfires since Black Saturday.
Darren Gray and Aisha Dow The Mickleham-Kilmore fire was a threat to the lives or safety of 13,000 people as it spread rapidly towards 5000 homes.
Nick Toscano Several homes are feared to have been destroyed as a bushfire and a fast-running grassfire burn out of control and threaten lives in Melbourne's north-east.
Trains are running 45 minutes late on the Craigieburn line after losing power earlier tonight.
Suzanne Carbone In my day, during a scorcher, teenagers cooled themselves outside a milk bar eating a Sunny Boy or Splice. Now, they are meeting at a frozen-yoghurt bar.
Adam Cooper A son of one of the men acquitted of the Walsh Street police shootings has admitted to telling a boy he would have his face cut off unless he gave up a mobile phone.
Senior Hells Angels bikie jailed him for punching an elderly woman in the face.
Adam Carey A four-kilometre section of single track railway in a sparsely populated part of Melbourne is causing transport problems all over the north-western suburbs, Metro says.
Deborah Gough A second person has been killed by a train in as many days, this time causing the suspension of the Upfield line.
Rania Spooner Detectives are investigating reports of indecent assaults at the hands of a medical practitioner in regional Victoria.