A CONTROVERSIAL Federal Government grant scheme continues to affect the Riverland, with a local football club’s application denied despite scoring higher than many funded projects.
COMMON links to Renmark’s past make a local museum the “most appropriate” place to take the salvaged Argo Barge, according to its volunteer members.
A B-DOUBLE truck driver caught speeding while on drugs at Yamba last week put whole Riverland communities at risk, says a local council mayor.
A BERRI veterinarian is searching for answers after a Pinnaroo dog was rushed to the Riverland Veterinary Clinic for a mysterious snake bite.
THE owner of a Riverland transport service said he was “disappointed” after the Red Cross announced the introduction of a wheelchair transport service in the Riverland supported by State Government transport subsidy vouchers.
THE Riverland will host a major Girl Guides event later this year.
LOCAL business owners have been encouraged to support a new initiative aimed at bringing more “vibrancy” to Renmark stores.
A RIVERLAND swimming pool received $500,000 from a controversial Sport Australia grant fund – but the Federal Government has refused to reveal whether the local project deserved the money ahead of other applicants.