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Mismatch hits the target

It may be a small craft brewery tucked away in Hay Valley but the Mismatch Brewing Co has made a big impact at the world’s…


Housing boom continues

Applications to build new houses in the Mt Barker Council more than doubled in the last financial year.According to documents tabled at the council’s June…


Funds for fast car chargers

With several manufacturers phasing out internal combustion powered cars by the end of this decade, the State Government is addressing the lack of public electric…


New emergency department plan approved

Mt Barker’s new emergency department has been approved for construction.At a meeting last week the State’s Public Works Committee (PWC) approved the build, which is…


$6.3m bill for driver

A Strathalbyn mother of four fears she could lose her house after recently being hit with a multi-million dollar insurance bill for a car crash…



Bold plan to save birds

An ecologist is hoping to save a number of local bird species from extinction by re-vegetating large portions of the Mt Lofty Ranges.Adelaide University’s Dr…


MP on board with train fix

A local MP will not abandon his vision for a passenger rail line from Mt Barker to the city, despite his own Transport Minister ruling…


Hills tourism wellspring

The outgoing chair of Adelaide Hills Tourism believes wellness experiences will be key to driving growth in the region.Helen Edwards will step down from the…