Go Local First Campaign

A federal MP's urging us to GO LOCAL FIRST to support local businesses. Member for Mallee ANNE WEBSTER says the national campaign's about getting behind the local businesses in towns such as bakeries, butchers or coffee...

COVID case in Swan Hill

Swan Hill has recorded an active case of coronavirus. It is not known if the patient is in the Swan Hill region.. taking its COVID-19 tally to five. Mildura remains free of known active cases with five...

Mallee Scholarships

Nine students from the Mallee Electroate are receiving help with the costs of Tertiary Education. The students will receive up to $18,000 as part of a Federal Government funded Scholarship,allowing them to study at Uni's including...

Wild weekend weather.

Hail stones have lined the Calder Highway near Ouyen over the weekend. Locals reported the Hail on Saturday afternoon, with the Highway looking like a Winter wonderland. Mildura should be fairly mild this week, reaching tops of...

Irymple in top 10

Irymple is in the top 10 of Victoria's biggest growth areas. The median price for a home is $415,000 an increase of nearly 83% in the last 5 years. Rockbank in Melbourne's outer suburbs recorded a growth...

Red Cliffs product plays first AFL match.

Red Cliffs product DYLAN STEVENS has played his first AFL match. He's told Swans TV he was pretty chuffed to be presented his guernsey pre-game, with his Family watching over zoom. However the Swans fell to the...

Sunraysia residents urged to get tested.

There are calls for Sunraysia residents who've recently been to Melbourne or had visitors from the Capital to be screened for COVID-19. At the moment locals can only be tested if they're displaying any symptoms, but...

Boating permit required

Locals using the Murray river for boating activities are being warned they will need permits. The river is NSW territory and anyone getting into the water from the Victorian side of the river must also leave...

Abbotsford now open in both directions

The Abbotsford Bridge will reopen to traffic heading from Victoria into NSW from today. However motorists are being warned there will be a checkpoint there to make sure people are doing the right thing. The bridge opened...

Back to school for our region

Students across Mildura and Swan Hill will return to school this week. The Victorian government's announced remote learning will commence for those students in Melbourne and the Mitchell Shire currently in lockdown. However students in regional centres...