Jailed for servo hold up

A man who held up a service station in Irymple last year has been jailed. The Sunrayisa Daily says the 21-year-old was sentenced in the Koori Court to 3 years with a minimum term of 15-months. The...

$1 Billion interest free for farmers

Farmers will be offered a share of a one-BILLION dollar buy-now pay-later plan to feed starving cattle and fix fences.  It's part of a drought program to be unveiled by SCOTT MORRISON which will be further...

ACCC water forum today

Stakeholders including irrigators and community members are being invited to have their say on the water markets in the Murray-Darling Basin today. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is hosting a public forum in Mildura today,...

Cr Clemence for Second Term

Cr Simon Clemence, has been voted in for a second consecutive term as Mayor at tonight's Special Meeting. Congratulations to Cr Min Poole who was voted in as Mildura's Deputy Mayor.

Call to government to protect crops

A hailstorm in South Australia's Riverland has sparked calls for a government-backed netting scheme to protect vulnerable crops. A storm hit the area on Monday night destroying crops believed to be worth MILLIONS of dollars, including...

Will we have a new Mayor?

Mildura’s next mayor and deputy mayor will be decided tonight during a special council meeting. The two positions will be held for the next 12-months with nominations to be called at the meeting and the election...

Apex Park maintenance

Maintenance works will be carried out in the Apex Park area this week. Mildura council says crews will be removing dead limbs from trees and other potential risks to those using the area. The work will start...

Security camera accuracy

Locals with security cameras and dashcams are being encouraged to make sure they are on daylight savings time. Mildura police say security devices are often forgotten while other clocks are changed. They say having the right time...

Fire and raised dust warning

A fire weather warning has been issued for the Mallee. The region's expecting warm dry and gusty westerly winds to develop this afternoon. The fire danger rating is listed as severe but there is NO total fire...

Youth strategy for Swan Hill

Swan Hill council's putting together its 5 year Youth Strategy. It wants to hear from young people aged between 12 and 25 who work live or study within the municipality. The council says the strategy will look...