In a strange turn of events Mildura Rural City Council voted not to rescind a motion to write to New South Wales Water Minister Niall Blair who is no longer the Water Minister.
A 48 year old woman from Mildura, the driver of a black Subaru was taken to hospital and later airlifted to the Royal Adelaide Hospital in a serious condition following a crash on the Sturt Highway at about 10.20am this morning.
In what is believed to be a Council first, Former Mayor Councillor Glenn Milne made a personal statement to the Mildura Rural City Council following personal attacks by Jason Modica Independent Candidate for Mallee
The threat of rain didn't deter the crowd that attended the Mildura Fringe World Music Festival on the lawns of the D'Vine Shed in Dewry Ave on Sunday evening.
Local firefighters were kepy busy on Saturday night and Sunday when the overnight rain caused a number of power pole fires across the district.