A LOCAL winery’s online store has increased its wine sales since it was forced to shut its restaurant and cellar-door due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
A NUMBER of the region’s teaching workforce – along with the rest of the state – has voted in favour of a new agreement that locks in pay rises for teachers, principals and pre-school directors over three years.
A REVAMPED approach to fruit fly prevention in the Riverland is aimed at sending a “strong message” to people visiting the region, says a local MP.
POLITICAL stubbornness continues to disadvantage South Australian farmers, according to the State Government after the latest genetically-modified crops bill failed to pass through parliament yesterday.
AROUND 50 Riverland farmers are eligible to have half of their council rates subsidised through new drought-assistance funding, announced yesterday.