MDBA community input

The Murray Darling Basin Plan is looking for community input to help inform the Authority about the social and economic conditions in irrigation communities.    A special panel will take advice from locals and scientists and get back to the...

Executive search for Murray Valley Winegrowers

The search is on for a new Executive Officer for Murray Valley Winegrowers.   It comes as MIKE STONE retires from the position after two stints in the job at the Mildura Based Body.   BRIAN ENGLEFIELD’s also retired as...

Hit and run investigation

Police are investigating a hit and run in Mildura.   It happened around half-past-two on Sunday morning at the intersection of Deakin Avenue and Fourteenth Street.    Officers are looking for a Lime Green Coloured Holden Commodore, possibly a VT or...

Alleged possession of cannabis

 A man’s been charged after he was allegedly found in possession of cannabis in Mildura.   The 18 year-old was riding his bike along Deakin Avenue in the early hours of Sunday morning when Police stopped him.   He...

Sunraysia footy kicks off

Only a few more sleeps before local footy returns.    The Sunrwysia Football League gets underway on Saturday in what will kick off an 18 round season.   The Millewa Football League also kicks off its 15 round season.   ...

Federal funding for local projects

Five local projects are getting a funding boost from the Federal Government.    Half a million dollars is going towards Chaffey Aged Care, nearly $400,000 has been allocated to Dried Fruits Australia and $300,000 will be handed to...

Fire restrictions continue

The Fire danger period for the region is coming to an end but we're being reminded that there are still restrictions in place until the fire season is terminated.   The CFA says the period for areas...

Drunk, unregistered, disqualified

Two people have been charged for drink driving in two days.   An Irymple man was caught in Beneook Avenue on Saturday afternoon allegedly blowing 0.22. He was also allegedly driving on a disqualified licence and in an unregistered...

New weather radar for Mildura

Mildura's getting a new Weather Radar.    That's the plan from the Bureau of Meterology which is holding an information night this week to discuss plans for the replacement radar.    Residents are invited to attend the Alfred Deakin...

New contender for Mallee

CECILIA MOAR's launched her campaign for the seat of Mallee in the upcoming Federal Election.    She's running as an independent and says she wants to offer a new way of doing politics.   Investment across the region is...