Regional train lines back after staff isolation

Good news, train services on the Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo and Swan Hill line resume today after many V/Line staff had to isolate because of COVID. It forced many services to be moved to buses over the...

Flooded street at Red Cliffs

Lower Murray Water's restored water on Jamieson Avenue at Red Cliffs after a leak yesterday. It forced the closure of the section between Heath and Ilex Streets while repairs were carried out.   Further repairs will be required...

Search continues for new MDA CEO

The search is closer to getting a new CEO for the Murray Darling Association. Applications close today for the body that represents councils across the Murray Darling Basin.   EMMA BRADBURY will continue in the role until her...

Second jab clinics set up in Dareton and Wentworth

Second COVID dose vaccination clinics will be held this week across Dareton and Wentworth. Those who received a Pfizer vaccine on September 6th can attend the clinic at Namatjira Reserve today.   Other clinics will be at Dareton...

Slight and somewhat insignificant easing of restrictions

Hospitality venues in the Sunraysia region won't be much better off when a slight easing of restrictions kicks in tomorrow night.  The only thing that's changing is the cap for outdoor seated service which will increase...

Wentworth Australia Day Awards nominations now open

Wentworth Shire Council’s Australia Day Awards celebrate the achievements and contributions of individuals and community organisations or groups in our region. There are five award categories: Citizen of the Year Young Citizen of the Year Sportsperson of the Year Young...

Two charged after alleged thefts in Broken Hill

Police have charged a second man following an investigation into a series of alleged break and enters in Broken Hill. Officers from Broken Hill Police commenced an investigation following reports of a break and enter at...

Recent rise in thefts related to motor vehicles

Mildura Police are wanting to warn members of the public the recent increase in Theft of Motor Vehicles, Theft from Motor Vehicles, Thefts and Burglaries in the area. Offenders are targeting unlocked vehicles, homes and unsecured...

Block roller stolen from Barmera

Police are investigating the theft of a block roller from Barmera. The distinctive roller, which is used to flatten fruit blocks was stolen from a property on Comley Road sometime between 19 and 22 September. Anyone with...

New Case

One new case of COVID-19 has been recorded in Mildura. Covid Commander Jeroen Weimar says the case is a known household contact of a previous case. The case was in isolation and is well.     photo courtsey of river1467  ...