Royce Millar The ''Bool'' has rarely seen a week like it. The deep ties of money, politics, powerful businessmen and horse racing in the remote south-west of Victoria came under rare outside scrutiny.
Ben Schneiders and Royce Millar The Warrnambool meat company at the centre of conflict of interest claims involving Premier Denis Napthine will benefit from an additional $600,000 in state government money that will see funding...
Patrick Hatch The state opposition says it will refer environment minister Ryan Smith to the auditor general over helicopter and light airplane flights that cost taxpayers over $13,000.
Craig Butt Police are appealing for witnesses for two separate sexual assaults.
Craig Butt Two people have been killed in a car crash in Broadwater, near Warrnambool, in the state's west.
Mex Cooper Three men were killed in a horror car crash near Warrnambool, in the state’s west, triggered by Friday night’s wild weather.
Patrick Hatch A man has been killed in a car rollover during a police pursuit north-west of Melbourne.
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...
Caroline Zielinski An elderly woman involved in a two-car crash in Victoria’s south-west received a shock when the Victorian Premier rushed to her aid.
Patrick Hatch A major search and rescue operation is under way to find a professional fisherman who is missing in waters off Victoria’s south-west coast.
Patrick Hatch An unmanned boat has been found in the search for a fisherman who is missing in waters off Victoria’s south-west coast.
Henrietta Cook Premier Denis Napthine says a racehorse he co-owns with a wealthy businessman who received a $1.5 million government grant may soon have to retire.
Ben Schneiders Premier Denis Napthine was able to talk about other people's racehorses, not his own, at a Liberal Party fundraiser on Wednesday night.
Royce Millar, Ben Schneiders and Henrietta Cook Premier Denis Napthine had a ''direct involvement'' in helping pave the way for the expansion of the food processing operation led by wealthy businessman Colin McKenna, who co-owns a racehorse with...
Richard Willingham Premier Denis Napthine has angrily defended a grant for Warrnambool business Midflield Meats saying the decision for $1.5 million worth of government funding was made at arms length from him.
Farrah Tomazin Premier Denis Napthine will not be investigated over a $1.5 million government grant to a racing associate.
Kate Hagan Increased funding for hospitals is not enough to meet growing demand and will do little to reduce waiting lists for elective surgery and ease pressures on overcrowded emergency departments, doctors...
Farrah Tomazin A quarter of emergency patients are not being treated on time, about one in four ambulances are failing to meet targets.
Ben Schneiders and Royce Millar Premier Denis Napthine has failed to disclose to Parliament his financial stake in multiple racehorses, raising questions about possible breaches of MP disclosure laws and contempt of Parliament.
Nino Bucci Corrections Victoria paid $822,000 in performance bonuses to a prison movement contractor, despite one in four inmates being late to court.