Emergency consideration for border normalisation

A local MP's considering introducing an emergency private member's bill into federal parliament wanting decisive enforcement measures to normalise cross-border movements within border towns. Member for Mallee ANNE WEBSTER says some residents in the electorate have...

Man charged, referee unconscious after rugby altercation

A man has been charged with assault after a referee was knocked unconscious during a Rugby League match.    About 3.45pm yesterday (Saturday 22 August), St Johns Ambulance treated a 47-year-old man after he was allegedly punched...

Scams up 55% this year

Scamwatch has received a staggering 24,000 reports of stolen personal information this year alone, an increase of 55 per cent compared with the same time last year. Australians reported losing more than $22 million to scammers...

Another bike found in Red Cliffs

  Red Cliffs Police are seeking public assistance in locating the owner of a men’s mountain bike (pictured above) which has been handed to Police on the 20th of August.    Anyone with information is requested to contact...

COVID-19 Penalty Infringement Notice

About 6.20pm Thursday, police stopped a car in Broken Hill and spoke with the 23-year-old female driver.    Officers discovered she was meant to be self-isolating at a Dareton address, after entering NSW from Victoria on Tuesday.    She...

SA Border

South Australia's tougher restrictions on the Victorian border have come into force. It's stopping anyone living close to the border from entering South Australia, meaning some residents are struggling to get to medical appiontments,work or supplies. Some...

Border Permits

Farmers and Agriculture workers within 100 klms of the Victorian NSW border can now apply for the work permit. It's allowing those to cross the border if they're providing a specialised critical Agricultural service,but still need...

La Trobe's Virtual Open Day

La Trobe Uni's getting ready for its regional open day but prospective students won't be on campus in Mildura. Instead the uni's holding the day online due to the stage three restrictions allowing students to have...

Murray House to receive $174K

An aged care facility in Wentworth has received federal funding to upgrade its dining and barbecue facility. Just over $174,000 has been announced for Murray House Aged Care allowing for the renovations to enable meals to...

Back packers sent back

A federal MP's written to the Victorian Premier worried about backpackers travelling from Melbourne to Mildura. ANNE WEBSTER says she's been told backpackers were coming to town on a V/Line bus without the intention to quarantine. The...