Keep farming rates fair

A farming lobby group's warning regional councils including Mildura and Swan Hill to make sure their rates system is fair on producers. The Victorian Farmers Federation says agriculture cannot be expected to shoulder an even greater...

Mildura house fire claims life

An elderly man has died in an overnight housefire in Mildura.CFA crews were called to a Curran Close property just before midnight.Police say a 93-year-old man died at the scene while a woman also at...

Libraries part of Community Spirit

A survey's found Aussies are missing their local library during the COVID-19 lockdown. Mildura's Library service is among thousands across the country closed during the Pandemic, but staff introduced a raft of online options for locals to...

Swan Hill Tourism

Tourism Operators in the Swan Hill Municipality including Robinvale, will receive a free listing on the Australian Tourism Date Warehouse for 12 months Swan Hill council says it's a step in the right direction to help...

Eco Business Assistance

Mildura Council's working to help businesses during the COVID-19 Pandemic. It's working to provide special terms for local businesses settling Environmental upgrade agreements before the end of June. The agreement allows a business to upgrade a building's Environmental...

Mildura Drum Muster

DrumMuster bookings are being taken again through Mildura Council. The drumMUSTER program provides Australian Agriculture and Veterinary chemical users, with a method of recycling empty chemical containers. Accepting bookings of up to 50 drums, but  bookings...

Camping allowed from June 1

Overnight stays will be allowed on both sides of the Murray River from Monday, but camping in NSW National Parks will remain closed for the moment. Authorities say they're working through risk assessments on case by...

Warrant for Elijah

A man wanted in relation to an outstanding warrant could still be in the Mildura area. Police are after the public's help finding ELIJAH WRIGHT asking anyone with informtion to call Mildura police station or Crime...

Sarge the stolen puppy

A Catahoula puppy stolen from Swan Hill may be in Mildura. Police say nine-week old SARGE was stolen on Tuesday morning when an offender smashed a garage window of a property. Anyone with information's urged to get...

No go for airport cash

Mildura Airport won't receive $100,000 from the local council to get through the COVID-19 pandemic. Mildura Councillors have agreed to defer the airport's loan and interest payments but they've voted against providing the financial help according...