A PETITION asking for upgrades at a dangerous Renmark intersection has reached almost 900 signatures and is climbing steadily.
A FREE guide to events happening in the Riverland during winter is now available.
RIVERLAND towns this week endured the hottest April day on record and the longest stretch of temperatures above 35C.
The four-day hot spell began on Sunday when the mercury rose to 37C and peaked on Tuesday, with an April record high of 39.7C, measured in Renmark.
A 39C day on Wednesday also cracked the previous record of 38.2C set on Saturday, April 2, 2005.
A LOCAL sporting club is one step closer to receiving a much-needed $80,000 upgrade to its clubrooms.
COBDOGLA’S Luke Saville will face Moerani Bouzige today in the quarter finals of the Renmark Paringa Men’s International tennis tournament.
LOCAL cancer survivor Nancy Murdock will represent the Riverland on an international scale as part of an American Cancer Society global program.
TRAGEDY, sorrow and shock – the Riverland’s annus horribilis is almost over.
“I WILL miss the Riverland people the most”, Upper Murray marine safety officer Steven Roberts tells me as he looks out across the river that has been his office for more than six years.