Break-in at Barmera service station

Police are investigating a break-in at a Barmera servo in the early hours of yesterday morning. Alarms activated at the Fowles Street, Barmera service station around 3.45am on Wednesday 1 December. Police and crime scene investigators attended...

A reminder to make your vote count

The NSW Council Elections are currently underway. So far more than one million people across the state have put their vote in, or made arrangements to vote via post or online. In-person voting is available...

Business allegedly de-frauded of $1.3m - Dareton

A man has been arrested and charged over an alleged estimated $1.3m fraud involving fruit growers. Detectives from Barrier Police District Rural Crime Prevention Team commenced an investigation after receiving information that a business at Trentham...

Forum tomorrow night over major electricity works

Wentworth Council is encouraging regional business owners and workers to attend a forum in Wentworth this week to learn more about opportunities being created by Transgrid’s major transmission project EnergyConnect, a 700 kilometre interconnector being...

Coffee with a Cop Underbool today

Locals needing to bring up any issues with police will be able to do that in a casual setting today. Coffee with a Cop is being held at Underbool this morning, outside the local police station...

Salinity targets met again

A Murray Darling Basin salinity forum has been held, and told the salinity targets have been met for a 12th straight year. Member for Mallee ANNE WEBSTER says the targets have been reached with the Federal,...

Carols back on the riverfront

Mildura's Carols by Candlelight's been moved from the Garden of Hope to Nowingi Place. Organisers have received support for the carols, allowing it to be moved for more people to enjoy the night. It'll be held on...

Cod back in angler’s sights

The Murray Cod season is officially open. Victorian Fisheries says there's been a three month closure to enhance breeding of the native species. The authority says the state boasts several premier Murray cod fisheries thanks to sensible...

Woman arrested on the weekend with drugs

 A woman allegedly found with a drug of dependence on her has been arrested. The 27-year-old was picked up in the Mildura CBD over the weekend. She's been charged and bailed to face the Mildura Magistrates Court...

No new local COVID cases to report

Mildura has forty two active COVID 19 cases, with no new infections recorded yesterday. Meantime, a Broken Hill resident who arrived on the same flight as someone who's been infected with the Omicron variant is awaiting...