Farmers welcome the new Ag VISA

A farmers lobby group is welcoming news an agriculture specific visa will be brought in by the federal government. The Victorian Farmers Federation says producers have been promised a visa for too long. While labour shortages have...

Big V action back for Saturday night

Basketball is set to return to the Hothouse this weekend in Big V Action. The men will play Wangaratta - North East tomorrow night in their division two clash. The women will kick off the night taking...

Pfizer roll-out begins today at SCHS

Mildura's COVID vaccination sub-hub will start administering the Pfizer doses from today. The centre's been established at the Army drill hall on the corner of Twelth Street and San Mateo Avenue. Sunraysia Community Health Services says it's...

Weekend footy fixture

Gol Gol and Werrimull will open round nine of the Millewa Football League tonight under lights in Gol Gol. The other matches are being played tomorrow with Cardross hosting Nangiloc and Bambill up against Meringur.   Image by...

Crime stats improving for the region

The number of offences recorded in Mildura's dropped by 16% in the year to March. Criminal damage, family violence orders and other theft offences are down in the last 12-months. However the number of offences in Swan...

Bait rebates on way for those hit by mouse plague

Small businesses and households in regional NSW will be able to claim a rebate for the cost of buying mouse baits, traps and cleaning materials to combat the unprecedented mouse plague.   The rebate will apply to...

Vaccine available at MDAS

  The Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine is now available to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people aged 16 years and over at Mallee District Aboriginal Services (MDAS) Mildura.   Vaccination clinics are on Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday,...