Adam Cooper A young drink-driver who killed a friend in a crash was twice pursued by police within three hours and warned by others of the risks he was taking on the morning he lost control of a ute and smashed...
Deborah Gough Widespread train delays that hit the Melbourne morning commuter peak on Monday are now cleared and services are running as normal, Metro Trains has said.
Adrian Lowe Commuters in Melbourne's west and south-west endured major headaches and delays city-bound on Friday morning, with an equipment fault causing chaos for the rail network.
Deborah Gough Sunbury-line trains were suspended on Monday morning after signalling problems at Watergardens.
Tom Arup Commuters are facing chaos getting home tonight, with delays of up to 40 minutes on one of Melbourne’s train lines.
Deborah Gough Signal faults caused delays of up to 40 minutes through the busy Caulfield railway junction on Wednesday as well as causing minor delays on lines through Burnley and Camberwell.
Adrian Lowe Services on five railway lines have been altered after works on the Regional Rail Link ran overtime.
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.
Adrian Lowe Train commuters face yet another day of delays and cancellations as rail works continue to play havoc across the network.
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.
Jared Lynch Police have seized more than 400 cannabis plants with a street value of about $2 million after uncovering a sophisticated hydroponic set up on Melbourne's eastern fringe.
Stephen Cauchi A woman and two horses are dead after a semi-trailer collided with two vehicles at Dixons Creek, near Healesville, last night.
Chris Hingston David Cooper knows that without the aid of beachgoers there could have been two lives lost.
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...
Stephen Cauchi A Pakenham park bench in honour of teenager Cameron Lowe – killed in an unprovoked attack in 2010 – has been stolen.
Caroline Zielinski Train commuters on several Melbourne lines are enduring lengthy delays as track faults and signal failures take their toll.
Steve Butcher A repeat fraudster who tried to dupe a judge with a forged character reference has been sentenced to an extra four months in jail.
Adam Carey and Tom Arup About 10 2000 people in and around the small high country town of Licola have been advised to consider leaving for safer territory as a bushfire blazes out of control in north Gippsland.
Alana Schetzer The man photographed driving on the Eastern Freeway with both feet hanging out the vehicle window has handed himself into police.
Steve Butcher A diesel mechanic with 40 convictions for driving while disqualified has been described as having an 'unnatural love of cars'.