This week on The Booletin and Beyond; Kimberley Price, Monique Patterson and Nick Ansell bring you all the news from across the south-west.
Coronavirus fragments were detected in Portland's sewerage on Thursday which prompted Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews to close the states border with South Australia.
A Warrnambool man has been lauded a hero for rescuing a man in trouble at Logan's Beach. The rescue has raised concerns about the dangers of the beach and calls have been made for better signage.
Warrnambool City Council has made the tough decision to cancel the city's New Year's Eve fireworks display.
Council has also erected signs at Lake Pertobe to urge visitors to stop feeding ducks after a number of community members raised concerns about the practice.
Koroit's Marty Gleeson's AFL career is temporarily on hold after Essendon delisted the versatile defender with intentions to re-select him in the rookie draft. But a delisted free agency gives clubs a chance to select a footballer without giving up anything in return; a freebie.
As the coronavirus restrictions reduce, some Victorian Premier Cricket players are leaving the Warrnambool and District Cricket Association to head back to Melbourne.
And Warrnambool-raised Marc Leishman is in good form after he secured his best finish since the PGA Tour's COVID-19 restart this past June, finished tied for 13th on Monday.
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