Vikram Gopinath jail time

Former Mildura police officer VIKRAM GOPINATH is behind bars after being convicted of trying to groom a teen girl. The 29 year-old began to send explicit messages to the 16 year-old after dropping her home to...

Landcruiser collides with road works

A Landcruiser ute's collided with road-works near Yatpool. Police were called to the collision on the Calder Highway just before midnight on Saturday and are now investigating. They're asking for witnesses or who may have seen the...

Wine exports up

There's been a ten-per cent jump in wine exports in 2018 to a total of two-point-eight-BILLION dollars. 850-million litres has been sent overseas which is up five percent on the previous year.  

Riverfront masterplan

The revised Masterplan for the second stage of the Mildura Riverfront development's set to be officially endorsed by Mildura council tomorrow. A report to council says some components included in the scope of the second stage...

Cannabis caution

A Mildura teenager's received an official caution after he was allegedly found with an amount of cannabis. Police spoke to the 18-yar-old on Etiwanda Avenue in the early hours of last Friday arresting him and taking...

Swan Hill park upgrade

Work's due to start today on upgrading Swan Hill's Jaycee Park. The council's planning to put in junior and senior play areas as well as a flying fox. Crews will dismantle old play equipment from today with...

Anne Webster for Mallee

Mildura woman ANNE WEBSTER says she'll continue to be a strong advocate for her community after being chosen as the Nationals candidate for Mallee at the next federal election. Dr Webster was selected during a party...

Police appeal - home invasion

Police are appealing for the public's help as they investigate a home invasion in Broken Hill. A 71-year-old man found another man in his home in the early hours of Saturday with police saying the pair...

Another hot week

Mildura's in for another hot week ahead after a cooler weekend. The temperature stayed around 33 degrees over the last two days but the city's looking at a top of 39 today before climbing into the...

Science to study fish kill

Top scientists will spend the next three weeks studying causes of the mass fish kill in the Darling River after accepting a request from federal Labor. Up to a million fish died at Menindee when a...