A BERRI automotive business suffered an estimated $80,000 damage yesterday when a fire was sparked by a forklift operating at the workshop.
EMERGENCY services were kept busy over the weekend, attending three structure fires across different Riverland towns that caused thousands of dollars worth of damage.
A MALE driver was treated for a minor arm injury on Tuesday night after crashing his vehicle through the walls of a Renmark Paringa Council building.
CARRYING more than 25kg of weight on his back and battling blisters, Renmark MFS retained firefighter Cameron McNaughton literally walked a marathon recently – for a good cause.
FIVE Riverland firefighters will trek up more than 25 flights of stairs later this year in an effort to raise funds and awareness for two well-known mental illness charities.
RENMARK and Berri MFS appliances, along with the Paringa CFS, attended a timber fire in Renmark earlier this week.
RIVERLANDERS endured a dusty start to the weekend when sustained wind gusts averaging 65km/h to 75km/h battered the region.
IS it a firefighter? Is it a clown? Actually, for one Renmark man, it’s both.