Outdoors for Intensive Care

Mildura Hospital's Intensive Care Unit now has an outdoor space. A courtyard's been built to help ICU patients get some fresh air and sunlight. The hospital says it's been at the top of the wishlist for the...

School visits for education minister

Victoria's Education Minister has been in Mildura visiting local schools with ALI CUPPER. The member for Mildura's shown Minister JAMES MERLINO around town insepcting recent upgrades at Irymple Secondary College and Mildura West Primary Schools. The local...

Heat to continue

Weather conditions across the Murray-Darling Basin have remained hot and dry. The basin authority says no rain was recorded in the southern Basin over the last fortnight. There are also concerns for a dry summer with higher...

Alleged child abduction attempts

Mildura police have arrested a man in relation to an alleged abduction of a child at a local school. A 65-year-old man's been charged with adbucting a six-year-old girl on Wednesday afternoon. Police say someone nearby...

CEO found not guilty of sexual assault

The CEO of Mallee District Aboriginal Services has been found not guilty of rape and sexual assault charges. RUDOLPH KIRBY was accused of sexually assaulting a woman in 2014. However the Sunraysia Daily says a jury took...

Police appeal for public help

Police are after the public's help finding a man wanted on outstanding warrants. BRETT ANDREWS is wanted in relation to car theft and assault-related matters. Anyone with information's being urged to call Mildura Police or Crime Stoppers...

Low vacancy for rentals

Rental vacancies remain tight across Mildura. Figures from the Real Estate Institute of Victoria show vacancy rates for the region site at 1.1%. The REIV says many renters are taking up longer leases,meaing many properties are not...

Rail project completion call

A federal MP's used a speech in federal parliament to call for the Victorian government to work with the federal government to complete the Murray Basin Rail Project. Member for Mallee ANNE WEBSTER says the project...

$8,261 EPA fine for waste

A Mildura business has been fined for putting industrial waste at an unlicensed site. The environmental watchdog inspected a site on Ontario Avenue in September finding industrial waste including asphalt and broken concrete. The EPA says GBM...

Illegal dumping targeted

Illegal rubbish dumping will be targeted in and across Robinvale. Swan Hill council's partnered with other agencies to clean up several rubbish hot spots, particularly concerned abour areas where land managers share common boundaries and litter...