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Thu 21 Nov 2019

Why wine equals good times for women in middle age

premium_icon Why wine equals good times for women in middle age

Researchers have found women in middle age view drinking alcohol as a positive part of their lives despite any health warnings.

Bank chases controversial ex-senator's travel records

Bank chases controversial ex-senator's travel records

A Bendigo Bank subsidiary has subpoenaed the Department of Home Affairs for travel records on former senator Fraser Anning as they look to declare him bankrupt.

Search for elderly man missing from bushfire region

Search for elderly man missing from bushfire region

Police have conducted a large scale land and air search to locate an elderly man missing from the fire-impacted Esk region.

Council boss recommends his own huge pay rise and a 4WD

premium_icon Council boss recommends his own huge pay rise and a 4WD

Imagine having a job where you can tell your employer to give you a pay rise, contract extension and a luxury 4WD. A council chief executive has done just that.

Frog poison practitioners banned from dangerous technique

premium_icon Frog poison practitioners banned from dangerous technique

A couple have been banned from using a controversial technique which uses tree frog poison to cleanse the body.

Estate agent in hot water over sex comment

premium_icon Estate agent in hot water over sex comment

A top real estate agent has been temporarily stood down while a misconduct complaint lodged by a younger colleague is investigated.

Racist comments before pregnant woman bashed: Police

premium_icon Racist comments before pregnant woman bashed: Police

Stipe Lozina accused of bashing a heavily pregnant woman in a cafe allegedly made racist comments at her before the attack.

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