Council solar generation

Mildura council's installed 280 kilowatts of solar panels on commercial and agricultural properties across the region. It says it's leading the way with its environmental upgrade agreements with more than 380 megawatts of electricity being generated...

Merbein Rodeo, Kenny Park

Organisers are hoping for a good crowd at this weekend's Merbein Community Rodeo. It's on tomorrow night from 7 o'clock at Kenny Park. Gates open at 5 o'clock. 

Home invasion for 74 year old

Police are investigating a home invasion in Broken Hill. They've been told a 74-year-old woman was in her home on Wednesday night when another woman smashed a window to get in before the offender ran off. Police...

Predicted water restrictions

Lower Murray Water's warning stage one water restrictions could be coming into force from next month unless there's significant rainfall in the catchments over coming weeks. The water authority says supplies for 2020-21 are at risk...

Lock up reminder for Mildura

Mildura police are again pleading with locals to make sure their cars are locked and valuables taken out. They've had several reports of car break-ins or items taking from vehicles in the past few weeks. Officers say...

Mildura obesity statistics

Startling figures show more than a third of residents across Mildura are considered obese. The obesity rate for the municipality is at just over 35% while Swan Hill is sitting at 33%. The Herald Sun says that's...

Public land for auction

Old schools and police stations are among more than 150 publicly-owned land sites set to go up for auction. Today's Age says that includes the old Mallee Research Station at Walpeup which is the biggest land...

Side swiped car by alleged drug driver

Two drivers have been caught across Mildura for drug driving. A 40-year-old man was intercepted on 9th Street on Friday afternoon where he allegedly returned a positive result for a prohibited substance. Police picked up an 18-year-old...

New hours for Woolies

Mildura shoppers may have to plan ahead if they're looking to do their grocery shopping. Woolies is trialling opening hours at its two local stores, opening at 7am and closing at 10pm each day, instead of...