Relieving rate pressure for Swan Hill

Swan Hill ratepayers have been given some relief with payment deadlines for the first and second rate instalments extended by two weeks. The council says it's hoping to help ease pressure on those in the community...

Virgin cuts Mildura flights

Virgin Australia's announced it's cutting regional routes including Mildura as it restructures its business. The company says it'll contact those with existing bookings. Virgin's also cutting flights to towns including Port Macquarie, Uluru and Albury.   Photo by Pixabay...

Wanted on Warrants

WANTED ON WARRANT - Where in the world is Shaun PITT? 34yo Shaun PITT also seems to have missed a court date, and is currently wanted on an outstanding warrant. If anyone knows of Shaun’s whereabouts, please...

Wanted by Police

WANTED ON WARRANTS - Where in the world is Rohon SMITH? 23yo Rohon SMITH seems to have missed a couple of court dates, and is currently wanted on four (4) outstanding warrants, as well as for...

$800 fine for speeding under the influence

A Merbein man's been fined and lost his licence for six months after being caught speeding and drink driving. The 35-year-old was allegedly detected doing 97 in an 80 zone in the early hours of Sunday. He...

Theft from vehicles back in the spotlight

Theft from vehicles is still a big issue for Mildura police. Sergeant ANDREW KILROY says items including mobile phones, wallets and laptops are stolen by opportunistic thieves. Anyone who notices any suspicious behaviour is urged to call...

Tougher water enforcement welcomed

The Victorian government's accepted the recommendation from an independent review into water theft compliance measures. The government says it'll provide a boost to water market transparency. The Victorian Farmers Federation's welcomed the announcement after writing to all...

Air-con push for summer furnace

A local MP's continuing her push for air conditioning to be installed in public housing in north-west Victoria.   ALI CUPPER renewed the call in state parliament last week saying it's a matter for urgency for Mildura...

Mildura Man Arrested

A man's been arrested after Police were called to reports of a man causing trouble in Hornsey Park in the early hours of yesterday. Police say the 28-year-old was allegedly breaching his bail, as he had...

Riverland Fire

Investigations will be held into the cause of an almond husk fire in Pike River in South Australia's Riverland. Fire crews have been on scene since Sunday, saying the fire in the tonnes of almond waste...