Rural Aid expansion locally

10 new counsellors will be added to RURAL AID's network of free and confidential support, thanks to a half-million donation from the Commonwealth Bank. COVID 19 has hit farmers hard after they've already struggled...

Dareton road closures from tomorrow

Construction of a new raised school crossing will see road closures in Dareton from tomorrow. Matong Street will be closed between School Road and Burra Road and is expected to remain shut for ten...

Rapid test shortage continues

Mildura is still suffering a shortage of rapid test kit availability. It comes as the area is missing out on millions of free tests being dished out across the state. Independent Mildura MP Ali Cupper...

Local COVID 19 figures from yesterday

87 new cases of COVID have been recorded in Mildura, and just five in Robinvale, in the last 24 hours. Active cases in Mildura are now at over 900. Although Deakin University Chair in...

Local educator passes away

Local educator and Order of Australia Medal recipient Brian Debus has passed away after a battle with illness. Mr. Debus was set to be Australia Day Ambassador for Wentworth Shire this year, after being...

Motor vehicle theft Woorinen North

At approximately 11:00PM on Thursday the 13th of January 2022 unknown offender/s have gained access to a secure yard at a factory in Woorinen North by cutting through a fence. The offender/s have then stolen a...

Looking for the owner of a bicycle

Mildura Police are seeking public assistance to locate the owner of the bicycle pictured below. The bike is a black and white CREST boy’s mountain bike. It was located in Flamingo Drive on 13/01/22. Anyone with information...

Visitor numbers up

Regional Victoria has been copping with an influx of visitors as the Omicron COVID 19 outbreak continues to grow in Melbourne. Many regional towns are seeing a 200 per cent increase in visitation compared to this...

Local COVID 19 numbers update

Mildura has seen a slight decrease in daily COVID 19 cases after almost 300 new cases across the weekend. The region saw 72 new cases in the last 24 hours, bringing the active total...

Man missing from Broken Hill located

 A man missing from Broken Hill has been located safe and well after police were alerted of his whereabouts following the issue of a geo-targeting text message. The 38-year-old man was last seen about 5.20pm on...