STREET scaping, signage, boat ramp facility upgrades and better river access are all on the cards for the Blanchetown Revitalisation project, with $495,000 to be spent on improving the town.
COVID-19 restrictions have claimed another Riverland Christmas event, with Loxton’s popular Light Up Day event cancelled.
WAIKERIE’S water and nature park has been vandalised, with several pieces of equipment rendered unusable due to the damage.
THE Waikerie Football Club has secured $1 million in its first, “most important” step towards completely replacing its club rooms with a modernised, updated building, after a “very positive” response from the local council last Friday.
MORE than $37 million in new funding is set to generate further improvements in Riverland environmental health, and could see a local research facility spearheading programs to increase native fish stocks.
A LOCAL silo art project is one of 30 nationwide to receive federal funding under the Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal’s Tackling Tough Times Together program.
WITH the help of 80 businesses regionwide, more than 4000 cans were donated to Foodbank SA Riverland, as part of Magic 93.1’s ‘Get your cans out’ event.
A GROUP of Renmark North School students helped support local families in need last week by contributing to a special cause.