Five times over limit

A drink-driver's lost his licence for 4 years after being caught more than five times the blood acohol limit.  The man faced court the Mildura Magistrates' Court pleading guilty to drink driving and unregistered driving. The Sunraysia...

Round 2 women's football

It's round two of the Football Federation Sunraysia Senior women's matches this weekend. Mildura City takes on Mildura United, while Nichols Point plays Irymple Knights. Northern Suns have the bye.

Sport precinct $8 million challenge

Concept images and a site plan for the Mildura South Regional Sporting Precinct have been released. Mildura councillors have endorsed the plans for the project following a four-month consultation process with sporting groups to make sure...

Cash support for local winery

A local winery's sharing in Victorian funding. Chalmers Wines in Mildura has received $60,000 from the government's Wine Growth Fund aimed at supporting winery growth to increase visitors, boost exports and support local jobs. Member for Northern...

Riverland break-ins

South Australian police are investigating several break-ins in the Riverland area. Several properties around Renmark and Berri have been burgled over the last week with items including laptops, jewellery and power tools stolen. Anyone with information's urged...

Skate park for Swan Hill

Work will start next week on Swan Hill's new skate park. It's being built at Riverside Park and will feature a quarterpipe with platform and one-and-a-half metre bowl. The council says the area's young people have been...

Regional Growth Fund concerns

There are calls for Victoria's Regional Growth Fund to continue beyond June 30. The opposition's worried the Andrews government will axe the program in next week's state budget. Over the last 8 years the fund has helped...

Drunk drivers intercepted

Two drink drivers have been caught on local roads. A 26-year-old Mildura woman was intercepted after going through a fast-food drive-thru early Friday morning. She allegedly blew 0.113 at the police station, with her licence cancelled...

Planned burns in Mallee

Several burns are planned for national parks and state forests in the Mallee today, weather permitting. Fire authorities are looking at holding the burns from 9 this morning in areas including the Big Desert State Forest...

Sale of Bromley land

A local politician has called a Swan Hill council decision to sell public land for commercialisation an appauling decision. Councillors agreed to sell the parcel of land on Bromley Road. But Mildura MP Ali Cupper says locals...