Red Cross service helps people through heatwave

COMMUNITIES and Social Inclusion Minister Zoe Bettison is urging vulnerable South Australian’s or their families to register with the Red Cross Telecross REDi service ahead of this week’s forecast of extreme hot weather.[…]

Australia Day Ambassador announced

“MY main message for Australia Day will be about assisting and developing young people and the importance of their contribution to Australia’s future,” Grant District Council Australia Day Ambassador John Shepherd AM said on the upcoming ceremony.[…]

Salmonella spike prompts warning

A RISE in Salmonella cases has prompted a reminder for those planning an Australia Day barbecue to prepare their feast safely, in order to avoid food poisoning[…]

Fund transfer concern

MEMBER for MacKillop Mitch Williams transferred $16,000 of his unused global allowance to independent MP Troy Bell and an Adelaide MP in a seat under threat from Nick Xenophon ahead of the March state election.[…]

Gandolfi ruled out

WATTLE Range Mayor Peter Gandolfi has ruled out a bid for the Lower House seat being vacated by Member for MacKillop Mitch Williams.[…]

Hottest five years on record

Climate data has shown the global temperature averaged over the last five years (2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017) was the highest ever on record for any five-year period[…]

Glenelg Shire Australia Day guest speaker

HEYWOOD born, Tony Wright, now special writer and associate editor for The Age and The Sydney Morning Herald has been announced as guest speaker at this year’s official Australia Day ceremony in Portland and Heywood.[…]

Coastal Connections praised

GRANT District Council has praised the Natural Resources South East Coastal Connections program, which boasted a number of activities showcasing the marine environment across the region[…]