OVER 300 council delegates and staff from across the state convened in Renmark last week for a roads and works conference event – boosting the Riverland’s economy.
TWO out of three Riverland bridge sites are reopening this week following months of works and delays for local motorists.
IT was just one phone call, one intense second in time and two gunshot wounds that changed Senior Sergeant Daryl Elliot Green’s life forever.
A LOCAL motorist’s vehicle was pushed into scrub on Friday after he allegedly failed to give way on Bookpurnong Road and collided with a truck.
A LOCAL MP is seeking community feedback on a potential river crossing at Spring Cart Gully – near Lyrup – for heavy vehicles to bypass Renmark and the outdated Paringa Bridge.
THE annual Riverland Tourism Exchange is always a ‘hot date’ on the region’s events calendar and local operators enjoyed just that during last week’s networking opportunity.
FOUR local part-time jobs have been created through Renmark’s inaugural driverless bus trial – launched last week during a special unveiling ceremony.
A VICTORIA Cross recipient with Renmark connections has had a local memorial park recently named in his honour – despite some community concerns being raised about the war hero’s origin.