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Hearing dogs open day

A locally based charity that provides unique support to hearing impaired people around Australia will open its doors to the public this weekend.The Lions Hearing…

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Honesty boxes targetted

Local roadside stall operators have been left “disappointed” after their businesses were targeted by thieves over Easter.Cash was stolen from at least two roadside stalls…


Community recovery

The outgoing leader of the Cudlee Creek fire recovery process has praised the region’s unity since the 2019 blaze.Recovery co-ordinator Alex Zimmermann’s role ended last…


Locomotive delivered

A 220 tonne gift arrived in Mt Barker on the back of a flatbed truck last week.An 844 diesel-electric locomotive was hauled to SteamRanger’s Dutton…


Emotional intelligence

A new teaching model is expected to drive a decrease in behavioral incidents and an increase in student engagement at Eastern Fleurieu School.Teachers across all…


Lower tax on spirits

A local MP is calling on the Federal Government to lower taxes paid by craft distillers.Rebekha Sharkie recently asked Federal Treasurer Josh Frydenberg to reduce…


Brakes on Uber

A major rideshare company claims State Government rules are locking the popular service out of parts of the Hills, even after providers were given the…


Emergency action

A Strathalbyn businesswoman is campaigning for more ambulance resources in the town after two people died waiting more than half an hour for an appropriate…


Intersection upgrade

A long-awaited upgrade to a problem intersection in Meadows is expected to begin later this year.Works to improve the heavily-trafficked junction of Battunga, Mawson and…


Tree relocated

A distinctive tree in Mt Barker is being relocated in a bid to save it.The dragon blood tree re-located to the centre of the Gawler…