Local stolen vehicle hot spots

32 vehicles were stolen in the month of December 2019, one per day.  See the map below for the hotspots where the vehicles were stolen from. It seems they target older vehicles, especially UTE's. The majority of stolen...

Swan Hill new citizens

Swan Hill's going to be busy on Australia Day with community groups joining forces to put on celebrations.  The Australia Day Breakfast is on again at Riverside Park and events will also be hosted at places...

Round 14 Red Cliffs Cricket

Round fourteen of the Red Cliffs cricket association is on this weekend. Fire Brigade takes on Millewa, Tempy plays Nursery Ridge and South West hosts Cardross. Ouyen Rams have the bye.   Nursery Ridge sits on top of the...

TV show to return to Sunraysia

There's another chance for Mildura to be shown off to Australia. Those behind TV travel show Postcards are looking to return to the region after success in previous years.   Mildura Regional Development says it's working with Channel...

New Paediatric unit for MBH

A new Paediatric Unit at Mildura Base Hospital is expected to be built by the end of the year.  The eight bed unit is costing $3.8 mllion and will be connected to the medical and surgical...

Drought priorities for Millewa

Millewa residents are being encouraged to have their say on which drought-relief projects should be prioritised. Mildura council's been handed a million dollars from the fedral government's Drought Communities Programme. It's holding an information session at the...

Pressure to increase food pricing

Coles and Wollies haven't indicated they'll be lifting fresh food prices for drought and fire-stricken farmers. The supermarket giants have been under pressure from political and industry reps to help out. However today's Age says rather than...

Not my drugs says Sunraysia women

A woman allegedly found with drugs in her car in Mildura has been granted bail. The 40-year-old faced court after police allegedly found deal bags and drugs in her vehicle in the early hours of yesterday. The...

Fire ash impact on the Murray

Ash and sediment from bushfires could have an impact on the Murray Darling Basin if and when the rain arrives. The basin authority says the fires are exected to impact water quality in some catchments with...