Emergency services pay tribute

CFA and SES units in Mildura have taken part in a tribute to four police officers killed in Melbourne last Wednesday. Four sirens rang out at 5.40 for each of the officers, including at the Merbein...

Flights to return to Mildura

Regional Express will have four return weekly flights to Mildura. REX has secured funding to allow it to have the two-weekly flights from Melbourne and another two from Adelaide. The airline's thanked the federal and state governments...

Police threatened, man tasered

A man's been tasered after he allegedly threatened police with a syringe and a children's scooter. Officers were called to a Broken Hill address on Sunday over an outstanding warrant, when they say a 41-year-old ran...

Road safety research funding available

Mallee organisations interested in road safety research are being encouraged to apply for funding. The federal government's opened applications for its Road Safety Innovation Fund. Member for Mallee ANNE WEBSTER says innovation and technology can help reduce...

Wentworth libraries still in operation

More local libraries are finding ways to get books to the community. Wentworth libraries have had their doors physically closed to the community since late March due to COVID-19 restrictions. But they're now offering a click and...

Bridge works continue

Drivers are being reminded works are continuing on the Abbotsford Bridge at Curlwaa. The night works are expected to continue until the end of May due to additional work, safeguards and heritage conditions. Traffic's being detoured via...

CFA stations to pay respects this afternoon

CFA stations across Victoria will sound the siren later this afternoon in a mark of respect for the four police officers killed in Melbourne last week. The siren will be sounded four times at 5:40 this...

Speeding still a local issue

Several drivers have been fined $330 after being caught speeding on local roads. They include a 41-year-old Red Cliffs man allegedly caught doing 80kmh in a 60 zone on the Calder Highway in Irymple, and a...

Warning to stay safe on winter roads

A taste of winter will hit Sunraysia from today. Mildura's in for rain and a top of 18 before dropping to 15 degrees tomorrow and Friday. The Department of Transport is urging drivers to be careful in...

Wanted – Daniel Tyler PAPPIN

Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a man Wanted on Outstanding Warrants.  Daniel Tyler PAPPIN also known as Daniel PAYNE, aged 23, is Wanted on 2 Outstanding Arrest Warrants.  PAPPIN / PAYNE is described as...