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Inquiry? No way

Hamish HeardVictorian Premier Steve Bracks has ignored a federal politician’s written request for a judicial inquiry to probe alleged corruption in Geelong. A spokesman...

Intercooler: laboour of love

Jane EmerickLike proud parents, the members of alternative band Intercooler are big fans of their latest album, Forever or Whatever. But unlike some parents, the...

Retiring MP takes academic role at university. Call me Professor

Hamish HeardRETIRING Lara MP Peter Loney will take on a plum role as adjunct professor at Latrobe University when he leaves parliament after the...

Marine centre in fight for funding

Alex de VosA lack of funding could force Queenscliff’s Marine Discovery Centre to close its doors to children on school holidays. The centre has blamed...

Churches go to war in a test of strength

Which is Geelong’s strongest faith? The answer might be revealed at Geelong’s inaugural Inter-Church Tug of War Competition tomorrow. Bell Post Hill’s Covenant College will run...

Private votes need public input

Peter FaragoGEELONG’S federal MPs will be asked to bare their conscience about cloning embryonic stem cells for scientific research. Labor Member for Corio Gavan O’Connor...

Grossman set to beat Hodge in mayor race

Jane EmerickTorquay councillor Keith Grossman is poised to upset Jan Juc colleague Rose Hodge in a Surf Coast council vote for mayor next week. Cr...

Markets off to Pako

Karen HartGEELONG West could soon be home to controversial Mill Markets after its owner lost a long-running legal battle with Geelong’s council. Ian Ballis said...

Rider ”93 over limit”

By Geelong Story UpdatesA Norlane man who allegedly rode a stolen motorcycle at 153km/h in a 60 zone before crashing faces more than just...

Leaders give tick to Grove plans

Andrew MathiesonFEARS that population growth will explode in Ocean Grove should be under control with a new plan to guide development of the town,...

Puppy walker horror

Jane EmerickA vicious attack on a dog owner and her pet as they walked along a Torquay beach has left the woman traumatised and...

Park-and-ride system ‘to save users $1000’

Hamish HeardA new parkandride service in Geelong will save users $1000 a year while eliminating the city’s parking woes, according to a councillor. Geelong’s council...

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Ocean Grove closes in on Barwon Heads

In Tennis Geelong juniors, section 3 boys got a lot closer this week, and although ladder positions didn’t change, after round five there are...

Robot challenge win