Country Fire Authority volunteer members locked out of Cann Valley station

Country Fire Authority volunteer members locked out of Cann Valley station

Posted May 14, 2018 14:50:05 Photo: Cann Valley volunteers have gone on strike in support of two suspended members. (ABC News: Timothy Marshall) Residents in a remote eastern Victoria community are concerned about their safety in the event of a fire because of an ongoing dispute involving their local fire …

6/17 Mark St, Happy Valley — modern and close to nature

6/17 Mark St, Happy Valley — modern and close to nature

THIS 2017 Metro Property Development-built family home is full of up-to-the-minute styling, and open-plan living spaces. You will find it at 6/17 Mark St, Happy Valley. Features include high ceilings, neutral decor and airconditioning, and the home is surrounded by nature. You will find it within the new Sanctuary development, …

Shipbuilder ASC to shed up to 223 jobs despite Government declarations against ‘valley of death’

Shipbuilder ASC to shed up to 223 jobs despite Government declarations against ‘valley of death’

Updated April 23, 2018 16:53:12 Photo: The submarine builder said both voluntary and forced redundancies would be offered. (ABC News: Nick Harmsen) Government-owned shipbuilder ASC is poised to shed up to 223 jobs from its Adelaide shipyard by June, despite declarations from the Federal Government that the so-called naval shipbuilding …

Deadpool, Silicon Valley actor TJ Miller charged after falsely reporting bomb threat on a train

Deadpool, Silicon Valley actor TJ Miller charged after falsely reporting bomb threat on a train

Updated April 11, 2018 08:11:14 Photo: TJ Miller faces up to five years in prison if convicted. (Reuters: Gus Ruelas) American actor TJ Miller called emergency services to falsely claim that a woman he got into an argument with over loud mobile phone conversations on a train had a bomb …

Couple accused of fleeing $250 Swan Valley restaurant bill shamed on social media

Couple accused of fleeing $250 Swan Valley restaurant bill shamed on social media

Posted April 10, 2018 20:38:55 Photo: The pair allegedly ordered cocktails, sparkling wine, an entree and dessert. (Facebook: Elmar’s in the Valley) Police are investigating a series of dine-and-dash incidents in Perth after a restaurant posted CCTV vision online of a couple it says spent hundreds of dollars on food …

Tony Abbott’s Latrobe Valley cycle timed for Turnbull’s Newspoll black day

Tony Abbott’s Latrobe Valley cycle timed for Turnbull’s Newspoll black day

Posted April 06, 2018 08:41:09 Photo: Tony Abbott will be cycling through the Latrobe valley when the 30th Newspoll is released on Monday. (AAP: Lukas Coch) One Liberal moderate bluntly characterises the “Monash Forum”, which burst into the energy debate this week, as “the deplorables trying to give themselves a …

Alinta Energy approaches AGL to buy ageing Liddell power station in the NSW Hunter Valley

Alinta Energy approaches AGL to buy ageing Liddell power station in the NSW Hunter Valley

Updated April 04, 2018 11:48:54 Power company Alinta Energy has confirmed it is interested in buying the NSW Hunter Valley’s ageing Liddell power plant. It is currently owned by AGL, which plans to close the coal-fired facility in Muswellbrook in 2022. AGL has faced pressure from the Federal Government to …

Scottish Highland cattle fulfils farming dream for pair at ‘perfect beef country’ Derwent Valley

Scottish Highland cattle fulfils farming dream for pair at ‘perfect beef country’ Derwent Valley

Posted April 01, 2018 06:11:35 Video: “Bec and Bec” have built a 100-strong herd of Scottish Highland cattle. (ABC News) Related Story: Raising rare breed sustainably pays off for farmers Related Story: New Gippsland farmer starts Highland cattle stud Bec Lynd is a tree changer — a returnee to her …

Hot air balloon crash in Hunter Valley leaves nine injured

Hot air balloon crash in Hunter Valley leaves nine injured

Updated March 30, 2018 10:24:22 Nine people have been injured after a hot air balloon crashed at Pokolbin in the New South Wales Hunter Valley. The aircraft, operated by Balloon Safaris, came down on McDonalds Road about 8:00am. It was the company’s second crash this year — in January four …

Geraldton gunman found dead in Chapman Valley home after car found abandoned

Geraldton gunman found dead in Chapman Valley home after car found abandoned

Updated March 23, 2018 16:24:32 A gunman who shot and killed a man at an accountancy firm and then went on the run has been found dead at a house in Western Australia’s Mid West. WA Police say Rodney Vlahov was found dead at a property in Chapman Valley, about …