Tomorrow, it's all over at Alcoa. The last shipment of alumina unloaded from the pier, the fires extinguished in the furnace, smelting pots shut down and no more jobs for life.
Mark Russell He had hoped to play in the AFL but instead became a gunman who held up a Coles supermarket in Geelong, terrifying staff and customers.
Caroline Zielinski Geelong council will spend $2 million on Christmas decorations and lighting after mayor Darryn Lyons overruled a vote for the funding details to be made public.
Nick Toscano Geelong and Victoria's western region are among the most 'economically vulnerable' parts of the country, according to a report that warns the region’s woes may worsen following more...
Jared Lynch West Australian agribusiness outfit Craig Mostyn has bought an abalone farm in a deal worth $20 million that will offset recent job losses in Geelong.
Adam Carey The railway line between Maryborough and Castlemaine turns 140 this year and parts of it look every day of it.
Caroline Zielinski Workers who recently lost their jobs in Geelong have been warned to watch out for door-knocking scammers.
Chris Vedelago and Chris Zappone Colourful Geelong mayor Darryn Lyons is planning to sell a controversial new type of 'exploding' fire extinguisher that has not been safety tested or approved by Australian regulators.
Rania Spooner A Victorian policewoman has been charged with assault and driving without a licence following an internal investigation.
Darryn Lyons is among 121 city mayors on the longlist for the 2014 World Mayor Prize.
Clay Lucas Geelong mayor Darryn Lyons is providing "jobs for his Liberal mates" while ignoring an employment crisis in his city, the union representing council workers says.
Josh Gordon The big risk - at least as the Napthine government sees it - is that the tsunami of depressing news for Geelong will bowl over consumer and business confidence, compounding the economic (read...
Debbie Cuthbertson, Bhakthi Puvanenthiran The narrative of doom and gloom - job losses and the decline of the manufacturing industry - looms large.
A Victorian man has suffered a minor gunshot wound during a home invasion.
Tessa van der Riet Most wouldn't need to learn the lesson, but here it is: do not keep boa constrictors at home.
Clay Lucas It is an exodus on a scale not seen before in Victoria's second city: Ford, Qantas, Alcoa and perhaps Shell will all soon be gone.
Elizabeth Anile Speculation is rife that Geelong's first directly elected mayor is expected to resign from the position today after 10 months in the job.
Thomas O'Byrne A police officer has been stabbed multiple times while intervening in a domestic dispute in the state's south-west.
Caroline Zielinski Celebrity photographer Darryn Lyons is leading the Geelong mayoral election after early counting on Saturday night.
Aisha Dow, Chris Vedelago and Nick Toscano The shine had barely left Darryn Lyons after his crowning as Geelong mayor on Monday before questions emerged about the former paparazzi boss's connection with strip-club identities and troubled...