SENATOR Anne Ruston has been urged to take “a humane approach” toward Australians seeking support for victims of institutional child sex abuse – known as redress – according to a group that last week protested her handling of the National Redress Scheme.
LAST Friday was the 93rd anniversary of the iconic Paringa Bridge.
POLICE have found a motorbike allegedly stolen from a Renmark home last week in the back of a vehicle travelling out of the Riverland.
A DECISION to hold Renmark’s Christmas on the Murray in the first week of December this year could help avoid extreme temperatures, according to the local council.
MEDICAL complications in his prostate-cancer battle, leading to extended leave, have prompted Tim Whetstone to go public with his condition.
A LOCAL man is set to appear in court on charges of carrying an offensive weapon and aggravated causing of harm after allegedly stabbing a friend in Renmark last week.
RIVERLANDERS have been advised to expect more rain after “severe” thunderstorms saw more than 30mm fall in some areas last weekend. The Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) recorded 34.2mm of rain at Morgan between Friday night and Saturday morning, with 31mm also falling at Mount Mary and 14.6mm in Waikerie. A BoM spokesperson said high humidity […]
The Riverland winegrape industry has seemingly escaped the potentially disastrous threat posed by downy mildew, despite the extreme humidity and storms experienced late last week.