Police shocked by drink drivers

Police have again been shocked at the number of drink drivers caught across the region. They include a 43-year-old Mildura man who allegedly blew point-one-one-nine after being stopped in Irymple early Sunday morning. While a 24-year-old woman...

Greens candidate for Mallee

The Greens have announced their candidate for the seat of Mallee just over a month before the federal election. Former Woomelang local NICOLE ROWAN will be the minor party’s candidate for the local seat. The now Macedon...

Cautioned for drug possession

A man’s received an official caution after he was allegedly found with cocaine. The 25-year-old Mildura man was spoken to by Police on Langtree Avenue in the early hours of Sunday and taken back to the...

Endangered fish rediscovered

A nationally endangers fish has been rediscovered in South Australia's riverland region for the first time in several years. The Murray Hardyhead has been listed as endangered since 1999 and was found in a wetland near...

Colignan fire destroys property

Cars and caravans have been destroyed in a fire at Colignan. Fire crews were called to the blaze on Friday afternoon with the fire believed to have started in one of the vans before spreading. Firefighters spent...

Speeding offence in stolen car

Two people are facing a raft of charges after they were allegedly caught speeding in a stolen car. Police pulled over a vehicle along the Calder Highway on Saturday night after detecting it doing152km/h, then finding...

Heat hanging around

It may be mid-April but the warm weather hasn't left the region just yet. Mildura's looking at a top of 30 degrees today reaching 34 on Wednesday and getting up to the low to mid 30s...

Mildura South Wetlands sediment reduction

Work's expected to be held over the next three weeks around Mildura South Wetlands. Mildura council's holding the works from today near Panorama Drive saying it's hoping to reduce the amount of sediment going into the...

Mildura vehicle dumping ground

Mildura's one of the worst hit areas when it comes to dumping vehicles. Victoria Police are planning to open hubs across regional Victoria to store the dumped cars. The Herald Sun says the increase comes after laws...

A watch on preference deals

Independent candidates for the seat of Mallee are keeping a close watch over any preference deals between the major parties. There are rumours the Liberals could preference Labor or the Greens the seat of Melbourne in...