Header Brekky with Ted

Solstice: Longest Night Performance

Tomorrow is the shortest day of the year ... that makes tonight and tomorrow night the longest of the year. To mark the winter solstice ... local musicians are playing from sunset tomorrow until sunrise Thursday ... about 14 hours all up! Domenico De Clario, Don Mayne ... on trumpet ... and...

Quad Bike Recall

Asbestos has been found in a range of Polaris youth quad bikes ... leading to a national recall. Testing has found the models ... made between 2001 and 2017 have asbestos in their brake pads, brake shoes, washers and gaskets. The models are advertised as suitable for ages 6 and up. Polaris is...

'Pillowgate': Hospital Responds

Mildura Base Hospital has responded to our question about a pillow shortage: Due to unprecedented high patient demand in the ED, there was a delay in the redistribution of pillows from storage. This has now been rectified.The hospital received a generous donation yesterday from Mr David Screaton of 20 pillows and...

Garfield Birthday

June 19 - on this date, 1978: Garfield the Cat made his comic strip debut.Garfield was created by Jim Davis. He named the cat after his grandfather James A. Garfield Davis.

You Fry, You Die (Earlier)

Yum ... hot chips ... with sauce ... or chicken salt ... or own their own ... they taste great? But bad news ... the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition has found links between eating fried potatoes and early death! They had been tracking nearly 4500 people aged 45 to 79 over...