Welcome to a weekly feature for The Courier, where we show a selection of cartoons from our resident artist, John Ditchburn.
More commonly known throughout Ballarat as 'Ditchy', the veteran cartoonist brings you a different take on what's making news in Ballarat.
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You've probably seen his work in our print edition, as well as in our online stories, but we now bring it to you all in one place.
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'Tis the season for Christmas lights around Ballarat, but sadly car fires are also lighting up the region's skies.
Ballarat charity stores are being inundated by piles of unwanted junk which is costing millions of dollars each year to clean - money that could be going to help those in need.
Compassionate Ballarat is urging everyone to take better care of themselves and others amid increasing reports retail staff are feeling the brunt of shoppers' seasonal stress leading into Christmas.
While in a northern suburb of Canberra, Susanna McPherson had an idea that would help bring people together in Gordon.
A forgiving tree program will offer Hepburn Shire residents an opportunity to donate food for people in need in order to waiver their overdue library fines.
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