Car and occupants sought after SA border crossing

  Police are searching for a car and three occupants after they breached a Covid19 direction in the Riverland this evening.   Just after 5pm Saturday 18 July, the blue 2004 Holden Rodeo ute (pictured), Victorian registration 1IB-4CT,...

Drugs found at Renmark home

Police have reported a man for drug trafficking following a search at a Renmark home this week.   On Monday 13 July, Riverland Police searched a Renmark home for drugs after receiving information from the public.   During the...

Fatal Incident

Man killed, three injured in single vehicle crash on station – Barrier PD A man has died and three others injured following a single vehicle crash in the state’s far west overnight. Shortly before 1am today (Friday...

Local Community Leader.

A local Community leader has been been appointed an Adjunct Research Fellow of La Trobe Uni. DEAN WICKHAM from Sunraysia Mallee Ethnic Communities Council's, been recognised for his work with the local Pacific Islander Community. La Trobe...

Mildura Crime

Mildura Police are reminding residents of the importance of recording serial numbers on valuable property. They say items can be handed in, recovered at search warrants or found at second hand dealers. Officers say having a serial...

NSW Police Active

NSW Police are taking to the Murray River to make sure people are sticking to the border closure. Anyone taking to the water also need a permit, but those leaving from the Victorian banks need to...

Swan Hill community event funding

Funding of up to $5,000 is available for community groups planning events next year within the Swan Hill municipality. The council's urging organisers to apply for the money under its Event Support Fund saying groups can...

Police investigate stolen weapons

Police are investigating the theft of weapons from a storage container. The theft happened in Broken Hill in the first half of this year while the container's owner was in medical care. Items stolen include a taser,...

Hospitals call to sewing buffs

Cloth face masks are being made for Mildura Hospital visitors during the pandemic. While the hospital says it's well-supplied with Personal Protective Equipment for staff having masks for visitors would be a drain on resources. It's asking...

317 yesterday but still locally COVID free

Victoria recorded its biggest increase of COVID-19 cases yesterday but Mildura remains free of known active cases. Most of the 317 cases yesterday were in metropolitan Melbourne. Mildura still sits on five cases with all patients recovering...