A COMBINATION of school holidays and the Easter period saw a massive increase in tourism numbers in the Riverland over the weekend, boosting the local economy.
UNAVOIDABLE delays at the Kingston-On-Murray (KOM) Bridge over the long weekend were eased by traffic controllers, it has been claimed.
“OVERWHELMED” by community support, Trent and Kathy Ferrier have returned home to Berri after a freak accident 12 months ago changed their lives forever.
A RIVERLAND council plans to review its rate relief policy to better assist ratepayers suffering the economic effects of drought and forecast low water allocations.
THE Riverland’s first Small Winemakers Showcase was hailed a success by patrons and organisers on Saturday, when over 140 people attended the mini-cellar door experience.
A LOCAL MP is urging eligible locals to make use of the State Government’s free flu shot program.
A HIGHER level of cancer care will be offered locally to patients who need more intensive treatment as part of a $6.9 million State Government health expansion.
INCREASED Easter traffic entering and leaving the Riverland this weekend will be monitored at each bridge roadwork site to avoid congestion and repeat delays.