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Car vs truck at KOM

Car vs truck at KOM

A MAN was taken to Riverland General Hospital in Berri with non-life-threatening injuries on Wednesday morning following a car and truck smash at Kingston-On-Murray. Country Fire Service (CFS) Chaffey group officer Adrian Wright said emergency services received the call-out at 6.30am. “The crash occurred near Petersen Road on the Sturt Highway near the winery,” he […]

TRAFFIC LIGHT GLITCH: Double amber along single-lane bridge GO, GO, STOP

A “DANGEROUS” traffic light malfunction at the Paringa causeway on Wednesday night has added to local motorists’ frustrations triggered by simultaneous Riverland roadworks.

Paul’s blade helps raise $20k for depression

HUGH SCHUITEMAKER KULCURNA bushman Paul Hansen was among a group of shearers who raised more than $20,000 for depression awareness at the Glencoe Shearathon earlier this month. The event was held across the March long weekend, when 60 men and women gathered at the 150-year-old Glencoe Woolshed to raise money for beyondblue. Mr Hansen said […]

Waste of time and money

RENMARK residents putting domestic rubbish into their green bins are adding additional costs to the region’s waste management, a local council representative says.