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.
5/Mar/13 Loxton's Haylee Symens won the Riverland A grade softball best and fairest at the Cobdogla Club on Saturday night.
5/Mar/13 Waikerie-Ramco is in a strong position to sneak into the Riverland A grade cricket finals after reaching a score of 190 against Renmark at Waikerie on Saturday.
5/Mar/13 Cobdogla and Waikerie tuned up for finals with clean sweep routs in Riverland division one tennis on Saturday.
5/Mar/13 Red Dogs secured second spot in the final minor round of Renmark District cricket on Saturday.
5/Mar/13 Berri bowler Kerry Treloar's golden run continued last week, winning the Riverland women’s champion of champions singles final at the Waikerie Bowling Club.
5/Mar/13 Berri dominated Renmark on its way to a fourth consecutive Riverland division one lawn bowls title at Barmera on Saturday, while the club won three of the four pennants on offer.
5/Mar/13 Renmark is in a good position to host another AFL game in the future following the success of Sunday's historic NAB Cup clash between Port Adelaide and Melbourne.
5/Mar/13 Melbourne staved off a final quarter comeback from Port Adelaide to win its first game of the 2013 NAB Cup at Renmark on Sunday.
5/Mar/13 Port Adelaide teen sensation Oliver Wines described Sunday's NAB Cup clash against Melbourne at Renmark as "awesome".
5/Mar/13 South of the River defeated North of the River by 30 points in the under 14 exhibition game played as the curtain raiser to Renmark's NAB Cup game on Sunday.
1/Mar/13 The Berri Bowling Club will be aiming for a pair of fours during tomorrow's Riverland men’s pennant bowls grand finals.
1/Mar/13 New Port Adelaide midfielder Kane Mitchell is looking forward to playing on the expanses of Renmark Oval during Sunday's NAB Cup match against Melbourne.
1/Mar/13 Melbourne will be near full strength for Sunday's NAB Cup clash against Port Adelaide at Renmark.
1/Mar/13 The Berri Swimming Club won the Riverland Distance Championships held in Berri on Sunday.
26/Feb/13 An exciting final, a big crowd and a surprise performance by a local highlighted another successful Nippy's Loxton Gift meeting on Saturday night.
26/Feb/13 Berri will feature in all four Riverland divisional lawn bowls grand finals this weekend in what is believed to be a first for the competition.
26/Feb/13 Organisers of this week's Renmark Triathlon are encouraging locals to nominate.
26/Feb/13 Matt Lycett led Renmark to another Riverland division one men's basketball victory, this time over Loxton by four points on Thursday night.
26/Feb/13 Paul Burnett led Berri to an unlikely seven-wicket win over Waikerie-Ramco in Riverland A grade cricket on Saturday.
19/Feb/13 Organisers of the Renmark Swimming Club's annual open carnival are confident of it growing in the future.
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