A COMBINATION of school holidays and the Easter period saw a massive increase in tourism numbers in the Riverland over the weekend, boosting the local economy.
ALL was quiet on the emergency services front over the Easter long weekend despite a few odd jobs, a local commander says.
MOST locals and visitors have been praised by police for their behaviour in the Riverland over the Easter long weekend.
FOR many Easter is a time for family, catching up with friends, enjoying a relaxing few days off, or a strictly religious affair.
UNAVOIDABLE delays at the Kingston-On-Murray (KOM) Bridge over the long weekend were eased by traffic controllers, it has been claimed.
“OVERWHELMED” by community support, Trent and Kathy Ferrier have returned home to Berri after a freak accident 12 months ago changed their lives forever.
A RIVERLAND council plans to review its rate relief policy to better assist ratepayers suffering the economic effects of drought and forecast low water allocations.
A HIGHER level of cancer care will be offered locally to patients who need more intensive treatment as part of a $6.9 million State Government health expansion.