Demonstration farm for Sunraysia

A local co-op's successfully applied for Victorian funding to help establish a community demonstration farm in Sunraysia. The Food Next Door Co-op's aiming to match under-used farmland with landless farmers to support small-scale regenerative farming growing...

Stranger danger

Mildura police are investigating a number of thefts where offenders are relying on the kindness of residents. They say the people get in by using excuses including asking for a drink or to use the toilet...

Darling inquiry

The mass fish deaths along the Darling River could become an issue in South Australia's royal commission into the Murray Darling Basin. Commissioner BRET WALKER's expected to deliver a report by next month but could ask...

Sunraysia Cricket

It's round nine of the Sunraysia Cricket Association's first division this weekend. Irymple plays Nichols Point, Merbein South takes on Mildura Settlers, Mildura West clashes with Mildura East, while Workers Gol Gol hosts Coomealla Wentworth.

Another heat wave!

Mildura's in for another run of hot weather with only one day in the next week expected to dip BELOW 40 degrees. Today's expected to reach 40 before getting up to 43 tomorrow then drop to...

Bike fatality Meringur

A man's died and his passenger has suffered life-threatening injuries after a motorcycle hit a tree at Meringur. Emergency crews were called to the scene on the Sturt Highway just before seven last night with the...

Road patrol continues

Locals taking advantage of the school holiday break are being urged to be careful on the roads. Mildura police are continuing to patrol roads across the region and are asking anyone planning a long-trip to make...

Mayor support for tennis tournament

Mildura's mayor has reiterated the council's support for the Mildura Grand Tennis International. SIMON CLEMENCE says the annual tournament is successful not just for the region but also on the tennis tour. The council approved nearly seven-thousand...

Dog park debate

Robinvale dog owners are not impressed with the location of a proposed off-leash dog park in the township calling it impractical. The Swan Hill council's holding a two-year trial of the off-leash area at Centenary Park....

Home invader corrections order

A man's been handed a 12-month community corrections order after he broke into two homes in Mildura. The 26-year-old's pleaded guilty to the offending with the Mildura Magistrates Court hearing he broke into one home in...