PLANS to revamp the Berri Oval grandstand change rooms will have to wait to go out for tender, after a local councillor objected to the design of the proposed umpire’s room.
THE sporting precinct at Berri’s Alan Glassey Park will be renamed the Berri Hotel Sporting Complex and feature some new signage after the hotel entered into a sponsorship deal with local clubs.
THOUSANDS of visitors flocked to the Riverland over the long weekend in a big boost for the local tourism industry as it recovers from the impacts of coronavirus restrictions.
A LOCAL school has installed a sensory garden and play area to assist its students’ development, thanks to a donation from a well-known children’s charity.
THE community’s safety concerns over the Gratwick Road and Dorsch Avenue intersection have been heard by the District Council of Loxton Waikerie, which has moved to extend the road’s 60km/h zone.
A LOCAL artist and children’s book illustrator will make the leap to author when her debut novel is released at the end of the year.
A NUMBER of local students spent their April school holidays exploring and identifying nature and wildlife as part of a citizen science competition.
A LOCAL council has given early approval for an electrical company’s proposal to build infrastructure supporting a planned solar farm in Renmark.