From the archives of The Murray Valley Standard, April 11, 1989.
Council rejects ski petition
A petition against a speed limit for boats using the town stretch of the river at Mannum was thrown out of yesterday's district council meeting on a technicality.
According to district clerk Mr G Brus, not all of the 210 signatures from the Mannum area were valid.
Dairy graduates leave on New Zealand trip
Eight of SA's top dairy farming trainees, including five from the Lower Murray, left on March 30 to spend two weeks studying dairy practices in New Zealand.
The trip was financed by Dairy Vale Co-Operative and Farmers Union Foods.
Teachers look into workplace needs
Eight Murray Bridge High School teachers last week began their practical involvement in the Year of School and Industry.
They were shown around the Clipsal factory by manager Darryl Webb.