Robinvale-Sea Lake Road work underway

Work is underway on more than $12 million worth of upgrades on Robinvale-Sea Lake Road. The project will see narrow sections of the road widened and re-surfaced. Safety barriers are being installed, along with rumble strips. Drivers are...

Daily local COVID 19 numbers update

Mildura's recorded another ninety two COVID cases to have the Local Government Area's active tally sitting at just under four hundred. The current caseload has crept up slightly to three hundred and ninety eight. There were twenty...

Road victims farewelled

Chief Commissioner Shane Patton has joined colleagues in Mildura farewelling one of their own. The funeral for Senior Constable Bria Joyce was held yesterday afternoon, with a guard of honour lining the streets following the service. A...

Calls for tradies to keep safety in mind

Sunraysia businesses and tradies are being reminded that they need to maintain a strong safety focus as construction activity has ramped up. Figures show a fifty two percent rise in building approvals across rural and regional...

A further reminder to lock up

Mildura police are reminding locals to make sure they keep their homes, cars and sheds locked, even when they're at home. They say opportunistic thieves will make the most of unlocked doors. First Constable Jake gale says...

Fundraiser for Kallan

A Go-Fund me page has been set up to help pay for the funeral of one of two people killed in a car rollover between Dareton and Buronga. 15 year old Kallan Swain another person died...

Local COVID numbers and rules update

Mildura Local Government Area's active COVID caseload is slowly falling, now sitting at three hundred and eighty two. There were sixty seven new infections yesterday. Swan Hill LGA had 24 new cases to have its active tally...

Award winner announced

The 2021 Elliott Award has been announced, Sunraysia's highest arts accolade. Willie Hannah-Rogers has been recognised for his contribution to protecting and promoting Aboriginal culture in the region. Willie, who's also known as Uncle Willie, has been...

Local officer farewelled today

Mildura police will come together to farewell one of their own. Senior Constable Bria Joyce will be farewelled in Mildura today. The officer was killed in a crash in Red Cliffs earlier this month which also claimed...

Vaccinations available again this week

COVID vaccination clinics are again running this week, with locals being urged to get their second or third dose. They include a walk-in clinic at Mallee District Aboriginal Services between 9:00am and 5:00pm today and tomorrow...