Thomas O'Byrne An out-of-control bushfire has forced the emergency evacuation of an isolated community in far east Gippsland.
Mex Cooper Police are appealing for help to find a woman who was last seen running naked into a forest in Victoria's south-east.
Thomas O’Byrne Firefighters have battled a difficult blaze at a power plant in Victoria's east.
Benjamin Millar The deadly fire raging out-of control near Aberfeldy has left the state blanketed in a cloud of smoke.
Jared Lynch Temperatures in the high 30s will test efforts to control blazes in the state's east.
Jason Dowling and Benjamin Millar Victoria is about to enter its most dangerous month historically for bushfires with the deadly Gippsland blaze still a major threat, Premier Ted Baillieu has warned.
Adam Carey Gippsland councils want a proposed high-speed rail line across Australia's east coast to run through their communities, arguing it would inject new life into the region and do more to fix Melbourne's...
Adam Carey The Gippsland railway line has been shut down until further notice east of Traralgon because some level crossings are not detecting approaching trains early enough to ensure safety.
An elderly couple have been found dead in a West Gippsland home.
Paul Millar A 38-year-old woman is clinging to life in The Alfred hospital while a man is in custody charged with attempting to murder her at her Gippsland home.
Megan Levy A man has been killed in a two-car crash in South Gippsland this morning.
Darren Gray More than half the losses were incurred by farmers near Melbourne's northern fringe.
Peter Martin Australians are piling in to Melbourne's central business district at a record rate.
Josh Gordon and Benjamin Preiss Victoria's higher-education sector has slumped deeply into the red, with the financial watchdog revealing half of the state's TAFEs are running at a loss after savage government funding cuts.
Caroline Zielinski The only hotel in the small Gippsland town of Buchan has been destroyed by fire overnight.
Patrick Hatch The worst is over for Melbourne, but don’t expect life to get any drier.
Farrah Tomazin Hundreds of jobs and millions of dollars worth of investment have been stymied in key electorates across Victoria because of state government wind farm restrictions, according to new research.
Ian Rose It is Tuesday morning, it is 11 o' clock, and here at Belgrave Library that means it is story time. For the past 10 minutes or so, a gaggle of parents has been browsing and mingling in the children's...
Henrietta Cook Michael McNamara cannot remember much about his almost two-hour wait for an ambulance.
Tom Arup As coal heats, vapours containing volatile organic matter are released. That begins a chemical reaction with oxygen in the atmosphere. To start a fire just a spark is needed.