Locals pushing for a community bank in Renmark have had to abandon their mission after nearly five years of campaigning.
A 31-year-old Berri veterinarian is set to become the Riverland's newest elected member of parliament.
Home-grown star Guy Sebastian had locals buzzing last week with an electric performance at the Chaffey Theatre in Renmark.
The Riverland's first off-leash dog park - a secure area allowing owners to safely exercise and 'socialise’ their pets – will officially open in Berri tomorrow.
The local horticulture industry fears a Riverland fruit fly outbreak is inevitable - unless the State Government introduces new measures to keep out the crop-destroying pests.
A Berri woman is offering a reward for the return of her endangered pet snake which has been missing since last week.
Increased fruit fly activity in adjoining eastern states and outbreaks in Adelaide have local stone fruit growers nervous about the impact of a local infestation, says a growers' association.
Riverland olive growers will be required to pay a new national levy to support research and development in the industry, after the abandonment of the optional state levy.
Young Riverland farmers are being encouraged to apply for a nationwide scholarship program aimed at developing new ideas and boosting career prospects.
16/Apr/13 A large crowd of boating enthusiasts attended an Adelaide Power Boat Club day at the Berri Water Ski Club (BWSC) on Sunday, April 7.
16/Apr/13 The Riverland and Barossa hockey associations are combining to create zonal under 18 and under 16 men's and women’s teams to compete in the state championships in Adelaide.
16/Apr/13 The Renmark Small Bore Rifle Club held the third round of its Ken Knight trophy on Thursday.
16/Apr/13 Moorook-Kingston's new coach has dismissed suggestions his team’s expected resurgence in 2013 will be a 'one-off’.
16/Apr/13 The Lyrup Football Club's future will be clearer following a meeting with the RFL tonight.
16/Apr/13 Loxton RSL showed it will be the team to beat this year with a 15-0 win over Cobby Kants in round two of Riverland darts.
9/Apr/13 Lawn bowlers packed the Renmark RSL Bowling Club greens for its annual Spring Classic pairs tournament on the weekend.
9/Apr/13 Riverland finished fifth at the SAPSASA Country Swimming Championship held at the SA Aquatic Centre in Marion last month.
9/Apr/13 Waikerie's Steven Braun recently played in the annual SA Country versus SA Metro football match at AAMI Stadium.
9/Apr/13 Just 18 months since the club's historic back-to-back premierships, Lyrup is now on the verge of withdrawing its side from the RFL Independent A grade competition with a bare minimum of players available for its round one clash against Moorook-Kingston.
5/Apr/13 Loxton High School won its 34th consecutive Riverland interschool athletics championship at Loxton on Wednesday, but its days at the top could be numbered.
5/Apr/13 Berri District Youth Club gymnasts Michael Herrmann, 23, and Samantha Kruschel, 20, each received $275 towards their gymnastics sporting careers as part of this year's 5RM Sporting Trust.
5/Apr/13 Waikerie has started the women's pennant golf season in brilliant style.
3/Apr/13 The Renmark Tintra Tennis Club held a successful Easter tournament over the weekend.
3/Apr/13 The Riverland Speedway closed its season with a bang on Saturday night, when a big fireworks show finished off an action-packed night of racing.
3/Apr/13 Largs Bay sailors dominated the Lake Bonney Yacht Club's (LBYC) annual Easter Regatta on the weekend.
28/Mar/13 The RFL Independent colts competition is in crisis, following the revelation that only two clubs have full sides for the upcoming season.
28/Mar/13 Renmark Olympic retained the Steve Poutakidis Shield at the recent Interstate Challenge pre-season soccer tournament held in Mildura and Renmark.
26/Mar/13 A masterful innings from Josh Deren helped Loxton cruise to one of the biggest ever wins in Riverland A grade two-day grand final history over Berri on the weekend.
26/Mar/13 Waikerie won its first combined Riverland division one tennis premiership since the 1987/88 season on Saturday.
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