Ballarat breakfast report: August 8

A sleepy Sturt Street this morning.

A sleepy Sturt Street this morning.

TODAY'S TOP STORY

A BALLARAT family has been left distraught after the RSPCA mistakenly euthanised  its pet dog. 

Today's front page

Today's front page

Janelle Cassar said her family was devastated when its beloved American bulldog Molly was wrongly euthanised after it had been captured by a City of Ballarat ranger following an alleged attack on a Maltese shitzu cross in July.

As if one mistake wasn’t enough for the family, a second pet dog, Winston, a boxer, was mistakenly desexed in the same week.

WEATHER

Mostly cloudy. Light winds becoming northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. No rain - hopefully!

POLICE

Four car crash at Warrenheip

Arrests in NSW after Ballarat bikie raid

FIRE

Fire crews responded to the four car smash on Eureka street yesterday.

ALSO TODAY

St Pats battle for a record five-straight Herald Sun shields today

Man destroys cemetery locks to visit mum's grave

Ballarat to host fishing conference

ON THE AGENDA

Today we head down to the MCG to cover St Pats making a tilt at a fifth straight Herald Sun Shield.

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