Home Ransacked

Thieves have ransacked a home at Dareton... Police say the offenders broke in to the Bombala Road address sometime between 8am on Friday and 3pm on Sunday...forcing a window to gain entry to the premises... Once inside...

Locals in Blitz

More than 1500 motorists were breath-tested during local police operation DRINK DRIVE... It was part of a New South Wales-wide operation... Locally...11 people were done for speeding...two for not wearing a...

Bird Cage Needs Work

Mildura council's going to look at some plans to improve the look of the so-called “Birdcage”... There's been some ongoing issues relating to the design of the Deakin Avenue public housing building...with some adjoining landowners claiming...

Project Extension

Mildura's PROJECT ICE campaign will continue until June... It was initially scheduled to finish this month...but it's been extended until June... But its future after that remains unknown... PROJECT ICE...

Licence Cancelled

A Menindee man's lost his licence on the spot after being caught drunk behind the wheel at Buronga... He was picked up by police on the Sturt Highway at the weekend... The 36-year-old was almost TWICE the...

Farmers Meet: Legal Options

Mallee farmers have held a meeting overnight...deciding whether to launch a class action against Victorian park authorities for their handling of last month's Bronzewing blaze... The fire...near Ouyen...was contained within a week...but burnt more than 14...

Drunken Mildura Crash

A man is facing $1300 in fines after crashing his car in Mildura... The 37-year-old local man was allegedly over the blood-alcohol limit when he collided with the medium strip outside Chaffey...

Water Trade Ceases

NSW Water Commissioner, David Harriss, has announced the closure of temporary trade into and out of the regulated lower Darling River. Mr Harriss says that with the total storage in the Menindee Lakes System having now...

Crisp Charges: Opposition Demands Answers

The Premier's being asked to say WHAT he knew and WHEN...with a government MP charged with firearms offences.... Nationals Member for Mildura Peter Crisp is facing nine offences...accused of keeping unregistered guns on his farm in...

Dareton Crime Spree

Police are investigating a series of thefts and vandalism attacks around Dareton over the weekend... Between 3 and 7am on Saturday...a Holden Commodore was taken from Mitchell Street...a Mazda ute was stolen...