INCENTIVE funding programs have seen first-time home builders snap up land across the Riverland and a local building company reverse the economic impacts of COVID-19 on its business.
RIVERLAND schools can access higher levels of sporting grant funds for table tennis through two new local coaches.
THE addition of new homes at a Riverland living community is set to bring new residents to the region, while also boosting local contractor employment.
THE provision of funding from a local council is set to help a volunteer group repaint an historic Riverland barge.
TIGHTER regulations on temporary water markets is needed for Riverland irrigators to compete with large corporate investors, according to a recent industry inquiry and an independent state senator.
FAILURE to provide Riverland irrigators with adequate returns for purchases of water entitlements has seen the State Government overhaul a Murray-Darling Basin management program.
A FIRE that began at a Riverland almond packing shed on the weekend has caused more than $150,000 in damage and is expected to continue burning today.
EFFORTS to minimise community risk of spreading COVID-19 have seen a Riverland council cancel its Christmas pageant for a second consecutive year.