Ross River virus is here

Mildura Rural City Council’s routine mosquito monitoring program has detected Ross River virus in samples taken from the Psyche Pumps area this week. The Victorian Department of Health confirmed the positive test results late last week. Steps...

Impact in Tonga still remains unclear

Australia is sending a surveillance flight to Tonga to assess damage caused by the tsunami because communications remain down. The blast, sparked by a huge undersea volcanic eruption, sent tsunami waves crashing across the shore and people rushing to higher...

Stolen rotary hoe, public assistance wanted

Mildura Police are seeking public assistance to locate an offender and a stolen orange/red, Mischio brand rotary hoe (similar to pictured), which was stolen from an address in Irymple, sometime during December 2021. Anyone who has...

Fuel theft, help wanted

Mildura Police are seeking public assistance to locate an offender and their vehicle (see pictured), used in a petrol drive off from a Fifteenth Street service station at approximately 1:25am on Thursday 13th January 2022. The...

Mildura Teen Missing

Craig is missing. The 13-year-old from Mildura was last seen about 12.20pm on 14 January in Mildura. Police are concerned for his welfare and believe he is still in the Mildura area. Anyone with information contact Mildura Police...

Local cricket this weekend

A top of the table clash headlines Sunraysia Cricket Association Division 1 matches this weekend. Second placed Gol Gol will be looking to knock ladder leaders Irymple off its perch, hosting the Swallows tomorrow. Other matches include...

Melbourne Country Week cancelled

The Victorian Country Cricket League's cancelled Melbourne Country Week for a second year in a row. The event, which has cricketers from across the state participating including from Sunraysia, was due to be held next month. Organisers...

Rabbit control in the spotlight

Landowners in Victoria's North-West are being urged to talk to neighbours about a rabbit control program. Wild rabbits are considered a pest, with Mildura no different from other parts in the state dealing with the animals. JASON...

Bushfire North-West of Wentworth

Fire crews have battled a scrub fire North-West of Wentworth. They were called yesterday afternoon to Wenba Station. Authorities say the blaze was around fifty-hectares in size, but did NOT pose a threat to nearby communities.   Image: David...

Investigations continue over death of local woman in Fiji

Federal police are helping Fiji officers investigate the death of a Mildura woman. SHARRYN TANKARD was flown back to Australia last month after suffering fatal injuries on the holiday island, but died just before Christmas. The Sunraysia...