Riverland Company Opens Plant

A Renmark based company has opened a multi-million dollar almond shelling plant in New South Wales. AlmondCo has built the 25-MILLION facility at Griffith.. which is being seen as significant economic expansion in the New South...

Charity Tin Theft

Police are investigating the theft of a charity tin from a Mildura business. The theft happened back on April 20.. with local officers releasing a picture of a man they believe can help with their enquiries. Anyone...

Rate Rise for Robinvale

Robinvale ratepayers will have a two-per cent rate increase over the next financial year. Swan Hill councillors formally adopted the city's 2017-18 budget during a meeting overnight. The council says it received five submissions to the budget...

Sunraysia Census Snapshot

The average age in Mildura is 40... and fewer locals are studying. The Bureau of Stats have released figures from last year's Census ... showing the region's population has grown to more than 53  800. There are...

Trainer Banned

Stewards from Harness Racing New South Wales have handed a Mildura trainer-driver a four-year ban ... after being charged with administering cobalt to horse Camelot Speedstar. Kylie Hughes was also charged with presenting a horse which...

Armed Robbery Attempt: Teen Bailed

A teenager's been granted bail after facing court accused of an attempted armed robbery on a Deakin Avenue grocery store. The 19-year-old and his co-accused are alleged to have threatened staff and demanding cash ... before...

Alfred Deakin Birthday Today

Today marks the 20-year anniversary of the Alfred Deakin Centre. It was this date in 1997 the centre first served as a central point for library services ... visitor information and function room (Benetook Room). The Mildura...

Bridge: Old Photos Found

Old photos have been found under the Chaffey Bridge. Senior Constable Mark Baumann says they were handed into the Mildura police station on Sunday. The rightful owners have picked up the photos. Image: Supplied

Workshops Today

A range of workshops are being held today and tomorrow for year 10 and 11 students from across the region. La Trobe Uni's holding the Health and Human Development Outreach workshops ... focussing on key topics...

Lock Up: Police

We're again being warned to lock our homes ... even when we're home. It comes after a thief got into an unlocked house on Chaffey Street in Merbein early Sunday morning ... stealing a handbag and...