James Massola and Richard Willingham Federal Liberal MPs fear the bitter Victorian preselection for Kew could cost the party votes.
Richard Willingham Pubs and clubs in country Victoria, including Bendigo and Ballarat, are going largely unchecked by liquor and gaming inspectors because of cuts to the state's alcohol and gaming authority.
Richard Willingham Over the past weeks Premier Denis Napthine has been asked what Plan B was for senior cabinet minister Mary Wooldridge should she lose preselection in Kew to Tim Smith.
Richard Willingham Victorian Premier Denis Napthine's election campaign has been dealt an embarrassing blow, with senior minister Mary Wooldridge losing preselection for the state seat of Kew.
Richard Willingham Future White Night festivals could begin on a Friday night to help more people, particularly families, enjoy the event, Premier Denis Napthine says.
Richard Willingham Highly sensitive information about Victorian child-protection cases will be managed by a private company, possibly overseas, under changes made by the Napthine government.
Beau Donelly and Richard Willingham The Victorian economy has been dealt yet another blow with Telstra slashing more than 300 jobs in Melbourne.
Richard Willingham and Josh Gordon Napthine government credited with saving up to 2700 jobs at SPC Ardmona after it chipped in $22m to keep fruit processor operating in the Goulburn Valley.
Richard Willingham Wave of relief and some loud cheers swept across Shepparton with news that the city's second-biggest employer had been thrown a lifeline.
Richard Willingham The future of SPC Ardmona in Shepparton has been secured with the Napthine government offering the company a $22 million lifeline as part of a $100 million investment with the company.
Richard Willingham The news for Toyota's workers came just after 4.30pm. It was greeted with tearful shock but for many the decision had been coming for some time.
Richard Willingham A Williamstown residential development is dangerously close to Mobil's Gellibrand plant and could jeopardise operations and fuel supply to Victoria, the company has warned.
Richard Willingham Victoria's ambulance communication system failed at the weekend with paramedics unable to radio dispatch for several periods on Saturday night.
Richard Willingham and Judith Ireland New state laws respond to the Protecting Victoria's Vulnerable Children Inquiry.
Richard Willingham The heatwave set to hit Victoria this week will dry out the state's bushfire fuel load and turn the rest of the summer into a ''very serious fire season'', Fire Services Commissioner Craig Lapsley...
Richard Willingham Napthine government blocks Senate order to produce documents on east-west tunnel project.
Richard Willingham Melbourne's recovering property market has helped the state government maintain its surplus target.
Henrietta Cook and Richard Willingham The state government is controversially considering whether it will continue to grant a pair for a Labor MP who is undergoing treatment for cancer.
Richard Willingham The uncertainty and distraction surrounding Geoff Shaw will continue into an election year and threaten to starve Premier Denis Napthine's agenda of oxygen.
Richard Willingham Rogue Victorian MP Geoff Shaw's future remains in doubt with a magistrate ruling he is not suitable for a diversion order over a charge of misusing his fuel card.