Sunraysia Footy Round 17

It's round 17 of the Sunraysia Football League this weekend. Ouyen United takes on Mildura, Robinvale-Euston hosts Wentworth, Imperials play Merbein and South Mildura clashes with Red Cliffs.

Levy question for dried grape growers

Dried grape growers will be voting on introducing a biosecurity levy. Dried Fruits Australia's proposing the levy which would be used in case there's an emergency pest or disease outbreak but also for ongoing biosecurity surveillance...

PM to discuss MDBP

The Murray Darling Basin Plan's expected to be covered during a meeting of the nation's leaders in Cairns. Prime Minister SCOTT MORRISON will meet with premiers and chief ministers during COAG today. He says the meetings are...

Restless night, warning cancelled

Wind gusts of 70 kilometres an hour have been felt across Mildura during the night. A severe weather warning's been cancelled for the Mallee but remains in place for other parts of Victoria, mainly in the...

Medical episode in mine

A man's been able to walk from a mine near Broken Hill after suffering a medical episode. Emergency crews were called to the mine at Silverton yesterday. While they were planning a rescue the 73-year-old man was...

Roberta Williams alleged local threat

Gangland widow ROBERTA WILLIAMS has been bailed facing charges of kidnapping and making threats to kill. The 50-year-old faces allegations linked to plans for a reality TV show about her life. A Melbourne court heard Williams and...

Severe weather warning for the Mallee

A severe weather warning's been issued for most of Victoria, including the Mallee. The weather bureau's predicting damaging west to north westerly winds with peak gusts of up to 100kph across the western parts of the...

CBD burglary arrest

A Mildura man's been arrested in relation to a burglary and theft on a business in the CBD. Police noticed the burglary just after midnight on Langtree Avenue while on patrol, arresting a 39-year-old man less...

Hospital public considerations

Victoria's health minister's due in Mildura today to help open the redeveloped ICU at Mildura Base Hospital. JENNY MIKAKOS has told the Sunraysia Daily an announcement on the future management of the hospital could happen very...

Spate of thefts from unlocked vehicles

Police are investigating a spate of thefts from cars around Mildura over the weekend. Leading Senior Constable GUY FINCHER says cash was taken from three cars believed to have been left unlocked.