LOCAL rowing clubs competed against the best from across South Australia last weekend at the Riverland Regatta held in Renmark.
LOCAL motorcycle enthusiasts helped raise $2000, along with donations of food and toys, at the annual Toy and Tucker run last weekend.
FAREWELLING a senior local irrigator and welcoming new board members were both on the agenda at the Renmark Irrigation Trust’s (RIT) annual general meeting last week.
RIVERLANDERS were once again brought together for a community celebration of Christmas at the Carols by the River event in Berri last weekend.
POLITICAL stubbornness continues to disadvantage South Australian farmers, according to the State Government after the latest genetically-modified crops bill failed to pass through parliament yesterday.
AROUND 50 Riverland farmers are eligible to have half of their council rates subsidised through new drought-assistance funding, announced yesterday.
THE observation of frog species reliant on water at Chowilla Game reserve is a testament to environmental work being done in the area, says Natural Resources SA Murray-Darling Basin (SAMDB).
A RIVERLAND primary school’s focus on developing young tennis players was again rewarded at a state competition last week.