THE number of locals visiting a Riverland church’s low-cost food outlet has increased rapidly, the pastor co-ordinating the program says.
WHILE the majority of South Australia gets behind the Adelaide Crows in tomorrow’s AFL grand final, Renmark’s Brett Smith will be hoping his beloved Tigers can steal the show and claim the premiership.
FIVE young locals will compete this Sunday to win a trip to America, thanks to the McDonald’s Super Crew challenge.
IMPROVING the condition of the Murray Darling Basin while maintaining the health of the communities along the waterway is a “difficult balancing act”, says an economist visiting the Riverland.
Last financial year hundreds of local women and children fled family violence and sought refuge at the RIVERLAND DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SERVICE. Murray Pioneer journalist SARA GILLIGAN sat down with Centacare executive manager of domestic violence and homelessness services KARA PILTZ and a local community engagement worker MARIA* recently to discuss the issue and encourage other DV victims to come forward.
WHEN the Murray River Queen (MRQ) completed its final leg on Tuesday in the pouring rain, I thought I might be the only one out and about taking photos and getting drenched.
THE Renmark Football Club will aim to raise money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation when it hosts a charity day this Saturday at its home game against Barmera-Monash.
NEW energy trading technology giving people the ability to purchase electricity directly from generators – which a local says could “disrupt the existing market” – is being trialled in the Riverland.