May 2019

Published a story 24th May 2019 4:37 PM

His lack of recollection of events leading up to the incident did not impress the magistrate.

Drunk driver lucky to walk away from rollover

His lack of recollection of events leading up to the incident did not impress the magistrate.

Published a story 24th May 2019 4:15 PM

His reaction to the relationship breakdown had been that of an immature man.

Brothers attack dad after break-up

His reaction to the relationship breakdown had been that of an immature man.

Published a story 24th May 2019 3:48 PM

Watchful neighbours spotted intruders at the Goodna home, whose owner had allegedly been murdered.

Home of alleged 'body in freezer' murder victim robbed

Watchful neighbours spotted intruders at the Goodna home, whose owner had allegedly been murdered.

Published a story 23rd May 2019 5:02 PM

JAIL staff smelled a rat when they inspected a letter sent from a woman to her inmate lover.

Caught sneaking drugs into prison

JAIL staff smelled a rat when they inspected a letter sent from a woman to her inmate lover.

Published a story 22nd May 2019 5:26 PM

Suspecting his neighbour may have thrown a rock at his house, Ben Briody stormed next door.

Neighbourhood dispute turns ugly during footy

Suspecting his neighbour may have thrown a rock at his house, Ben Briody stormed next door.

Published a story 22nd May 2019 5:22 PM

THE memory has led to the now retired church minister being charged with historic sex offences.

60 years on, victim recalls alleged abuse by church minister

THE memory has led to the now retired church minister being charged with historic sex offences.

Published a story 21st May 2019 5:34 PM

He simply drove up to a house, filled a car trailer before driving off.

Repeat offender's brazen daytime haul

He simply drove up to a house, filled a car trailer before driving off.

Published a story 20th May 2019 6:17 PM

Anxious wait for city's former mayor.

Countdown to judgment in Antoniolli fraud trial

Anxious wait for city's former mayor.

Published a story 20th May 2019 5:03 PM

AFTER being busted with a wad of fake $50 notes by a vigilant taxi driver, Martin Rodgers told police he needed the money to buy dog food.

Taxi driver not fooled by desperate 'low act'

AFTER being busted with a wad of fake $50 notes by a vigilant taxi driver, Martin Rodgers told police he needed the money to buy dog food.

Published a story 17th May 2019 10:01 AM

Videos downloaded from the man's computer depicted child rape and sexual abuse of a baby.

Abuse survivor says baby rape video was to find offenders

Videos downloaded from the man's computer depicted child rape and sexual abuse of a baby.

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Reporter Ross Irby has wander-lust mixed with a sense of adventure, spending way too many years roaming about Australia, its back roads and off-shore foreign lands. Enjoys a yarn, story telling and tales, along with curiosity to find out about the lives and (mis)adventures of others. An off-beat sense of humour, not taking it all too seriously, along with big doses of flexibility/adaptability whatever the situation is the best way to go. You have to have the life experiences to have empathy with others.