Man dies following single-vehicle crash near Hay

  A man has died following a single-vehicle crash near Hay.  About 12.50pm yesterday (Saturday 19 September), emergency services were called to the Sturt Highway, about 50 kilometres west of Hay, following reports a vehicle had left...

Subdivision to address housing shortage in Robinvale  

  Swan Hill Rural City Council is undertaking a housing subdivision in Ronald Street, Robinvale to tackle a shortage of housing in the area.    The land has been subdivided into eight blocks to build eight houses in...

Walk for new Mildura Base Public Hospital

On Thursday October 8th Tayla Brook and John Burfitt will be walking from Merbein Police Station to Mildura Police Station to raise $5,000 to purchase a Laryngoscope Machine for the new Mildura Base Public Hospital...

Flash flooding in Broken Hill

Flash flooding has hit Broken Hill with more than a month’s worth of rain falling in 15 minutes.   In total Broken Hill received 33mm of rain, the majority of it falling between 12pm and 2pm yesterday...

Traffic stop ends in arrest

A woman has been arrested for numerous traffic offences after being stopped driving in Barmera Thursday afternoon.   Just before 1pm on Thursday 17 September, Barmera Police observed a white Mitsubishi ASX on Sturt Highway at Barmera.     The...

Traffic Accident

Emergency services personnel are responding to reports of a road traffic collision. 11th street and Walnut Avenue. This incident may cause delays to traffic and you should consider bypassing the area.  

Walk it off over 6 months

  On Tuesday a 34 year old Mildura resident was intercepted allegedly speeding on Benetook Avenue, before continuing on to work.   On Thursday morning, the same male was intercepted at the same location, once again allegedly exceeding...

Swan Hill library open

Swan Hill libraries will remain open for click and collect services. The council says the facility's now able to open its doors yet in the traditional way. But locals can still contact the library to reserve materials...

Call It Out Campaign

Locals are being urged to 'CALL IT OUT' reporting any criminal or suspicious activity. Crime Stoppers and police have launched the campaign in Mildura after noticing an increase in people reporting suspicious activity as a result...

Funding for farm workers

It's estimated Victorian farmers will face a worker shortage of about 15 thousand people during this year's Spring and Summer harvest. The government's announced a $17-million package to help address the shortage including $6-million for COVID...