SCHOOL principals say governments must put children’s futures ahead of politics to secure a $24-million boost to Colac and district school funding.
THE success of former Colac footballer Joffy Simpkin at his new AFL club Hawthorn is no surprise to former Geelong teammate Joel Selwood.
COLAC Area Health’s urgent care department will remain open around the clock after the health service’s board agreed on a model to save the service.
COLAC football umpires will make history this weekend with the first all-female-umpired football match to raise money for breast cancer awareness.
COLAC’S Travis Woodmason hopes to return to senior football in coming weeks after a year and a half on the sidelines.
FARMERS have warned suicide could become more common in south-west Victoria if a dairy crisis continues.
COLAC Area Health could be on track to erase its $1-million deficit from last financial year by the start of July.
A COLAC surgeon says Colac Area Health’s executive and board are doing an “excellent” job and says criticism of the decision makers is “totally unjustified”.
A STEERING committee has unanimously agreed on a model it believes will save Colac Area Health’s overnight urgent care service.
AUTHORITIES evicted a family from a derelict Colac district property “in the interests of public safety”.