Police investigate Merbein car fire

An early morning fire is being investigated by police. Fire crews quickly extinguished the car fire at Merbein after being called to reports it was threatening a neighbour's car port just after midnight. CFA and Fire Rescue...

Dehydration a draw back to summer brews

We're being urged to think about the potential dangers of drinking alcohol as the mercury climbs again. After officially reaching 42 yesterday Mildura's in for a top of 39 today. LAURA BAJURBY from the Alcohol and Drug...

Drug lab dismantled in Broken Hill

Investigations are continuing into the discovery of a clandestine drug lab in Broken Hill. Detectives raided a home last Wednesday morning seizing drugs, prohibited weapons, a replica firearm and equipment and chemicals. No arrests have been made...

1500 Pacific Island workers confirmed for Victoria

Victoria will receive 1,500 seasonal farm workers from the Pacific Islands. The workers will quarantine in Tasmania before heading to the mainland. While farmers say the new deal's a step in the right direction it won't fix...

Hot & Windy, with a Total Fire Ban

Authorities are bracing for today's hot and windy conditions. Mildura's in for a top of 39 today with a forecast afternoon wind change and showers developing. A total fire ban's been declared for the Mallee with the...

Be COVID-safe for Australia Day 

NSW Police are reminding the community to celebrate safely this Australia Day, as the state prepares to mark a national holiday that will look very different this year.   With large gatherings limited across the state due...

Blue-green algae Red Alert extended 

The red alert level warning (high alert) previously issued for the lower Murray River (Red Cliffs to Lock 9) remains in place.    This Red Alert declaration covers the reach upstream from Red Cliffs to Nangiloc.     A red...

Stolen 4WD spotted in Sunraysia

  Mildura Police are seeking public assistance to locate the vehicle pictured below. Which has been reported stolen from the Shepparton area and sighted in Mildura.        It is described as a grey Toyota Landcruiser station wagon with...

Firearm course to recommence with Mildura Police

Mildura police are getting ready to recommence firearm safety courses.  The classes, which will be limited to ten people, will start next Wednesday night.   Applicants are being encouraged to head to the police website and get a...