Cupper spot for countback

There'll be no council by-election to fill a seat vacated by ALI CUPPER. Ms Cupper's resigned as a Mildura councillor after winning the seat of Mildura in the recent Victorian election.  The Victorian Electoral Commission will be...

La Trobe honoured

Mildura's La Trobe Uni staff have been recognised for their generosity. The local campus has been honoured with the Highest Campus Participation with nearly 70 per cent of staff donating funds from their salary towards student...

Euston Carols

The Euston Club has changed the venue for the Carols tonight. It was due to be held on the Euston waterfront but is now being held inside at the Euston Club resort function room. Organisers say there'll...

Assault with glass

Police have charged a Wentworth man in relation to an alleged domestic assault.  It's alleged the 51-year-old assaulted his partner on Friday night by smashing a glass then slashing the 45-year-old victim across the legs. The victim...

Attempted aggravated burglary

Police are investigating an attempted aggravated burglary in Mildura. A man got through a sliding door at the back of an Eleventh Street home in the early hours of Saturday before he was disturbed to the...

Deadly Choices Roadshow

The national Deadly Choices roadshow's rolling into Mildura tomorrow. Mallee District Aboriginal services is hoping the day will challenge the local Koori community to make health choices for themselves and their families. The organisation says it's about...

Water play park hazard

Repairs to Mildura's water play park's pebblecrete area will see limited access to the area. The council says the pebblecrete's broken down due to an unforseen reaction which could be a tripping hazard and will worsen...

Fire permits suspended

Fire permits will be suspended in the Wentworth and Balranald local government areas from Sunday due to forecast hot dry and windy conditions. The permits will be suspended until January 14 with fire authorities trying to...

Stolen car in accident

A Victorian man's facing charges after allegedly stealing car at Broken Hill and driving towards Wentworth. The incident happened last Friday morning with the 35-year-old also accused of being involved in a petrol drive-off. He was arrested...

Seven arrested in Mildura

Seven people have been arrested across Mildura in relation to outstanding warrants. Police say the four men and three women have been bailed to face court down the track.