BERRI Barmera Council has allocated $200,000 to upgrade the air conditioning at Berri’s 15-month-old sports stadium to increase comfort for players and spectators – combatting the effect of skylights and “climate change”.
LOCALS wanting to name or design artwork for the region’s new driverless bus now have until June to enter their submissions.
AN online council survey regarding the Paringa Bridge’s future has been extended to allow more community feedback.
A SPATE of recent Riverland break-ins has sparked a police appeal to the public for assistance in their investigations.
COUSINS and best friends Ryan Mesecke and Dillan Maylin became Barmera Country Fire Service (CFS) volunteers late last year to “make a difference in their community”.
A LOCAL teenager accused of stabbing a classmate at Renmark High School last year was this week found “not guilty” due to mental incompetence.
RENMARK Paringa Council (RPC) was a big winner at last weekend’s Federal Election, securing $1 million in drought relief funding under a re-elected Coalition Government.
TWO local teenagers arrested for planning a US-style massacre at a Riverland high school have been released and are free to return home.