RIVERLANDERS can now complete their university studies closer to home, thanks to the launch of a new initiative beginning early next year.
A RENMARK school’s persuasive letter convincing local businesses to ban plastic straws or switch to environmentally-friendly alternatives has been successful.
AN Adelaide quadriplegic – soon to embark on a fundraising ride from the Riverland to the city – has raised awareness about spinal cord injuries at a local school by involving students in a cycling event.
ALMOND blossoms fully bloomed across the region last week, after Riverlanders patiently waited a week or two longer than usual.
A NEWLY elected Berri Club committee will meet for the first time later this week.
BERRI Barmera Council will vote on a proposed $154,000 fix to the controversial Berri river-front redevelopment at its meeting next week.
IMPROVING the conduct of elected members, lowering costs for ratepayers and making councils more transparent are among the topics of a new South Australian discussion paper.
OVER 300 council delegates and staff from across the state convened in Renmark last week for a roads and works conference event – boosting the Riverland’s economy.