Great results for Good Friday Appeal

Just over $12,500 has been raised by the Mildura community for this year's Royal Children's Hospital Good Friday Appeal.  The annual event was held on Friday and over $17 million dollars raised all up.    Swan Hill also...

New homes for Robinvale

Construction works are about to start on eight new homes in Robinvale. Swan Hill council's building the homes on Ronald Street saying the town's facing a housing crisis with no availability for workers in all industries.   The tender...

Police continue to investigate 5 year old Murray mystery

Detectives from the Mildura Crime Investigation Unit are appealing for public information as they continue to investigate the death of Terrence McCallion who was found unresponsive in the Murray River almost six years ago. The 55-year-old...

Fatal crash in Annuello

A man has died following a crash in Annuello yesterday morning.    It’s believed the driver of a utility travelling west along the Annuello-Wemen Road lost control before crashing into a tree just before 7am.   The driver was...

Blue Green Algae update for Easter weekend

A red-alert for blue-green algae's again been issued for the Murray between the Mildura Marina and Wentworth with an alert also in place for Mount Dispersion. But Water New South Wales says the red alert's been...

SES solar support

Swan Hill SES has had a community funded solar and battery system installed at its base. The local unit says it'll be a big advantage having protection from power outages and that's when they're usually needed...

Easter policing includes double demerit points

New South Wales police are focussing on high-risk behaviour on the roads over the Easter Break. Easter Operation's running until midnight Monday with officers across Dareton and Balranald taking part. Double demerit points are in force for...

Bail denied for car chase culprit

A man's been denied bail after facing the Mildura court on a raft of charges. The 23-year-old's accused of stealing a car and hitting a police vehicle during an incident on the weekend where the police...

Mass cash injection for Mildura Airport

Mildura council's welcoming Victorian and federal funding to support the local airport. The state government yesterday announced $850,00 to help the airport recover from the pandemic while the federal government's giving over $885,000. The council says the facility's...

Visa battle for horticultural success

Mallee MP ANNE WEBSTER says she'll keep fighting for the horticultural industry and undocument workers to receive an appropriate visa. The Naitonals have passed a motion for the visa to be delivered as a pandemic status...