SCHOOL principals say governments must put children’s futures ahead of politics to secure a $24-million boost to Colac and district school funding.
COLAC district residents fear mining companies will mine for gas in the Otways, pumping chemicals underground.
A COLAC bipolar sufferer is determined to help others with mental illness before an aggressive cancer takes her life.
COLAC father Tim Hassett is training hard to repay the Royal Children’s Hospital for saving his daughter’s life.
COLAC health leaders have committed to finding a solution to Colac hospital’s urgent care crisis by April.
A PARLIAMENT House investigation has revealed a politician or political staffer used fake names to make made pro-Labor comments on the Colac Herald’s website.
COLAC Area Health chief Geoff Iles says reducing the workload on doctors overnight can save the hospital money.
COLAC and district people united at the weekend to raise thousands of dollars for cancer research.
IRREWARRA captain David Jackson says Colac cricket officials should consider hosting a Pink Stumps Day round of cricket.
A FEDERAL Government backflip has saved Colac’s overnight hospital service for four months after the government reacted to community demands to reverse a funding cut.