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.
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.
Jared Lynch Temperatures in the high 30s will test efforts to control blazes in the state's east.
Benjamin Millar The deadly fire raging out-of control near Aberfeldy has left the state blanketed in a cloud of smoke.
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...
Megan Levy A man has been killed in a two-car crash in South Gippsland this morning.
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.
An elderly couple have been found dead in a West Gippsland home.
Benjamin Preiss When a league table of last year's NAPLAN test results was published in another newspaper, East Gippsland Specialist School was named among the worst-performing schools in the state.
In an unseasonal spike, fire danger will increase across much of Victoria on Friday, the CFA warns.
Adam Carey and Caroline Zielinski Peak-hour commuters hit by combination of long delays, over-crowded trains and substitute bus services as Metro attempts to complete its already delayed rail works.
A newly-discovered freshwater fish species has been rescued from its bushfire-ravaged habitat and moved to a Melbourne aquarium.
Adam Carey V/Line, the state's regional rail operator, has missed its monthly punctuality target on every intercity line in the state every month for the past six months.
Steve Butcher A former engineer abducted a woman and chained her up in a purpose-built soundproof room.
Daniella Miletic Bairnsdale residents angry about an editorial in their local newspaper that uses inverted commas around the word 'gay' have started a petition, arguing the punctuation marks imply that homosexuality...
Police have raised the spectre that the fire at Aberfeldy may have been deliberately lit.
Cameron Houston Victoria Police believe the deadly blaze that claimed one life, destroyed more than 50,000 hectares of land and razed several Gippsland properties may have been deliberately lit.
Farrah Tomazin and Josh Gordon Matthew Guy isn't one to walk away from a blue. Not when he reckons he's been misrepresented, not when there is a tall building involved and not when it involves his politically fraught planning...
Stephen Cauchi The Monash Freeway - Melbourne's busiest arterial - is in chaos on Wednesday afternoon, with all outbound lanes closed past Warrigal Road.
Stephen Cauchi A street-sweeper has run over and crushed a car, killing its driver in a "horrific" crash in Gippsland.