Blue Edge Program coming to Mildura

  A program that'll see police engage with a group of young people twice a week's being expanded to Mildura.   Police and Blue Light Victoria are working together to bring the Blue Edge program to the region...

Farm trespassing fines to come

  Heavy fines could be handed to animal activists caught trespassing on Victorian farms.   The State Government is looking to introduce legislation to make fines for trespassing farms among the heavies in the country.   The Government says farmers...

Police chase in NSW

  A driver's facing charges over a police chase.   Officers tried to stop a ute on Wednesday night in Broken Hill, but say the driver sped off before the three occupants dumped the vehicle and ran off.   A...

Flights to increase, but when?

  There's no word yet when Qantas will reintroduce extra flights between Mildura and Sydney.   The airline yesterday announced it'll be increasing flights between Mildura and Melbourne from two return weekly flights to six by the end...

Local protest to be peaceful

  A weekend protest's planned for Mildura as part of the Black Lives Matter movement, and to stop black deaths in custody. Organisers say tomorrow's protest in the Langtree Mall will be PEACEFUL and are asking people...

Operation Regal has commenced

  Police across Mildura will target drivers doing the wrong thing over the Queen's birthday long weekend. Operation Regal is a Victoria-wide operation that's now underway until late Monday night focussing on offences including drink and drug...

Sporting precinct work progressing

  More concrete has been poured in the main stadium of the Mildura South Regional Sporting Precinct.   Work on the first stage is continuing, with the slab poured for the pavilion and steel structure put up.       Image: Dion Gillard...

Uni facing tough times

  La Trobe Uni's in talks with its banks to try and access money to keep itself afloat.   Staff have been asked to take pay cuts, but the uni says it faces significant revenue losses for the...

Attractions slowly opening ahead of school holidays

  Tourist attractions are slowly reopening ahead of the school holidays.   Pioneer Settlement in Swan Hill will open its doors again on June 25 with the council saying the entire site and experiences will be available.   However, there'll...

Keep home security in mind

  Locals are being encouraged to again think about home security as more people start moving around the community.   With students going back to school and some people returning to work Mildura police say thieves may start...