RIVERLAND sultana growers are anticipating a strong harvest this season despite the region’s summer heatwave.
THE Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure (DPTI) says a speed limit review for the Brown’s Well Highway – between Loxton and Pinnaroo – is nearing completion, despite the change still frustrating local motorists.
RECENT reports that extreme heat is damaging Riverland stone fruit are missing key factors such as soil composition and irrigation, according to a local industry expert.
THE Riverland stole a Greek man’s heart 60 years ago, giving him no emotional desire to return to his home country.
LOXTON continued its dominance of Riverland A grade men’s hockey with its sixth premiership in a row after a one-goal win over Berri in Saturday night’s grand final at Glassey Park.
THE 2018 SANFL Country Championships in Renmark this weekend will have an added extra local flavour to it with Loxton coach Leigh Kruger taking charge of the Eastern Zone team.
THE Football Federation of South Australia National Premier League match between Adelaide United and Adelaide Comets at Loxton on Sunday was abandoned mid-match due to lightning.
A LONG-RUNNING Riverland Neighbourhood Watch group has a serious cloud over its immediate future, due to a shortage of volunteers.