RIVERLANDERS can now complete their university studies closer to home, thanks to the launch of a new initiative beginning early next year.
A RENMARK school’s persuasive letter convincing local businesses to ban plastic straws or switch to environmentally-friendly alternatives has been successful.
AN Adelaide quadriplegic – soon to embark on a fundraising ride from the Riverland to the city – has raised awareness about spinal cord injuries at a local school by involving students in a cycling event.
ALMOND blossoms fully bloomed across the region last week, after Riverlanders patiently waited a week or two longer than usual.
SOME of the 200-plus Variety Bash participants who stopped off in the Riverland last week are tipped to return sometime in the future.
A COBDOGLA man has helped create national guidelines for Australian media reporting on disability.
A NEWLY elected Berri Club committee will meet for the first time later this week.
BERRI Barmera Council will vote on a proposed $154,000 fix to the controversial Berri river-front redevelopment at its meeting next week.