A ONE-car crash in Paringa early Tuesday morning claimed the life of a passenger and left another two people in a serious condition.
LOXTON and Waikerie residents are facing a zero per cent rate increase for the next financial year as the council attempts to ease financial burdens the COVID-19 pandemic has places on its residents.
CONSTRUCTON is set to begin on Waikerie’s river-front redevelopment masterplan in October, thanks to a $400,000 injection from the State Government.
RIVERLANDERS have regained access to essential elective surgery after the Federal Government announced it would ease restrictions late last month.
JOBS at Berri’s SA Pathology lab appear to be safe for now after the State Government announced last week the service would remain in public ownership.
LOCAL police have arrested and charged a Loxton man after information from the public led them to the location of explosive devices and materials.
RECENT downpours that saw some Riverland properties receive over 60mm of rain during April have been described as a “godsend” by a horticultural industry figure and has renewed confidence of the region’s dryland famers for the coming season.
WITH just five months until its expected commencement date, the fate of this year’s Loxton Show remains uncertain.