A RIVERLAND town is among the first in regional South Australia to have access to the latest generation of mobile technology, with Telstra switching on 5G services in Berri last week.
AN ALMOND grower in a small Victorian community just east of the Riverland faces the prospect of losing business and some of his workers due to cross-border travel restrictions between Victoria and South Australia.
LANDSCAPING works have begun on a notorious intersection at Holder – instead of the slip lanes locals rallied for at the end of last year.
THE Loxton RSL Sub Branch celebrated its 100th anniversary in style, being awarded with a centenary certificate in honour of its long-term service to the community.
RIVERLANDERS will soon have access to a “state-of-the-art” MRI facility, with construction beginning on a $3.5 million upgrade to the Riverland General Hospital.
THE Brown’s Well Highway between Loxton and Pinnaroo Road will undergo a $13.5 million package of works through the State Government’s regional roads projects safety improvements program.
LOXTON’S River Vessel Waste Disposal Station is expected to undergo a $1.3 million upgrade, thanks to State Government funding.
TWO new base stations are set to be built in Riverland locations as part of the government’s $380 million mobile black spot program.