Labor sides with small business

THE State Labor Party is ramping up opposition to the Liberals’ proposed shop trading hour changes in Millicent, with shadow frontbenchers Clare Scriven and Kyam Maher […]

Shop protection bid

THE debate around Millicent’s shop trading hour regime is expected to rage on in State Parliament this week as the Labor Party seeks bipartisan support to recognise […]

Regional board management reform welcomed

THE Mount Gambier Health Advisory Council has welcomed the Marshall Government’s sweeping reform of public health governance with the introduction of new regional boards of management. […]

Royals invited to region

ROBE may feature on the itinerary of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s first official tour of Australia after an invite from federal MP Tony Pasin […]

Libs noncommittal over calls to block fracking

LIBERAL MP Nick McBride will seek party room support for a legislated ban on fracking but says the State Government believes the bill “does nothing but add more discussion and debate to parliament”.[…]

Troy Bell to back deregulation

INDEPENDENT MP Troy Bell will back the Liberal Party’s proposed shop trading hour reform, but will seek an exclusion for vehicle dealers from opening on Sundays and public holidays […]

Gas ban amendment push

GREENS MLC Mark Parnell has progressed moves to ban fracking in the South East, introducing amendments to state legislation to bolster the Marshall Government’s cabinet-imposed moratorium. […]

Honeymoon’s over McBride

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