Editorial

OTR buy spurs petition

Hills locals fear a quiet Heathfield business could be converted into a busy 24/7 chain service station that “doesn’t fit with the location” after the…

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SA again in lockdown

The State is in lockdown once again to stop the spread of Covid-19 after it was discovered an elderly Adelaide man had been infectious in…


Advocate calls for plain English contracts

An advocacy service for senior Australians has called on the State Government to better protect people entering retirement villages.National Seniors chief advocate Ian Henschke spoke…


Cregan quits

News of the impending resignation of Kavel MP Dan Cregan has been a shock to the Hills community.In the three and a half years since…


Vaccination clinic opens at Mt Barker

Mt Barker’s mass Covid-19 vaccination clinic opened on Monday with 178 Pfizer and 22 AstraZeneca vaccinations given during the first day.People who had previously booked…



New MFS appliance part of $15m spend

Firefighting capabilities in Mt Barker have been given a major boost.A new state-of-the-art fire truck was recently delivered to the town’s Metropolitan Fire Service (MFS)…


Call for more Park ‘n’ Ride facilities

The head of Stirling’s business association is calling for new Park ‘n’ Rides to be built in the region.Stirling Business Association chair Simon Jones wants…


Bus solution

A call from the head of Stirling’s business association to create more Park ‘n’ Rides in the Hills appears to have merit.Simon Jones wants the…