THE retrieval of a historic barge – that sunk at its Renmark moorings on Sunday – could cost the local council up to $300,000.
CRIPPLING debt has forced Renmark’s Murray River Queen (MRQ) into liquidation, however the current owners say it remains “business as usual” on board until the boat’s sale.
RENMARK Irrigation Trust’s (RIT) “first class” management of irrigation systems and environmental innovation were praised by a visiting federal minister last weekend.
FOR the second time in five years, a local town will be without a festive event, following the cancellation of Berri Merri Christmas in 2019.
THE naming of a Renmark memorial park after a Victoria Cross recipient with disputed loose local connections has been put on hold by the local RSL.
A 21-YEAR-OLD Barmera man has last week blown a whopping seven times over the legal drinking limit, infuriating a local police superintendent.
A RENMARK shopper has had a kick-start to the week after discovering they won more than $2.8 million in the weekend’s Saturday X Lotto $20 million Superdraw.
A LOCAL firefighter chief has criticised spectators at a sizeable grass fire near Berri on Sunday night for putting themselves in danger.