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Whyalla City Council seeks feedback on use of open space land

Whyalla City Council is seeking feedback on the possibility of utilizing a section of land along Arthur Glennie Drive for commercial development purposes. The council has received a number of enquiries from business and development proponents interested in leasing a section of council owned land positioned next to the Whyalla sub-station...

Road to Roxby exhibition opening tonight

Roxby Downs local Halley Argue’s art exhibition ‘Road to Roxby’ is opening at the Roxbylink Art Gallery tonight. The works on display feature photographs from Miss Argue’s adventures around the region, as well as detailed pieces in pen and watercolour, inspired by the local flora and fauna. Miss Argue is currently studying...

Florence Street in Port Pirie closed for construction

  The Port Pirie Regional Council wishes to remind the public that Florence Street including the Norman Street and Alexander Street roundabout will be closed until the end of the weekend. The streets are closed to allow for the laying of bitumen which is part of the final phase of construction for...

Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea in Clare

The Clare & Gilbert Valley Council invites you to head along to the Saddleworth Library & Community Centre tomorrow for Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea. Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea is a national initiative run by the Cancer Council Australia that helps raise needed funds for vital cancer research, prevention programs and advocacy...

Flag raising ceremony to kick off National Reconciliation Week

A special flag raising ceremony will be held in Whyalla tomorrow to celebrate and build upon the respectful relationships shared by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and other Australians. In recognition of National Reconciliation Week, Whyalla City Council, in conjunction with local Indigenous partners, is holding a special flag raising...

Food & Beverage Development Fund applications now open

The Clare & Gilbert Valley Council encourages locals who want to further their career in the food and beverage industry to apply for the Food & Beverage Development Fund. The Food & Beverage Development Fund provides financial assistance of between $1000 and $10,000 per successful applicant to further skills and knowledge...

Port Pirie local honoured at Nursing and Midwifery Excellence Awards

Port Pirie local Viv London was honoured with the Excellence in Leadership Award at the Nursing and Midwifery Excellence Awards earlier this month. The South Australian Nursing and Midwifery Excellence Awards are held annually recognises and acknowledges the significant contribution that nurses and midwives make to their professions and the wider...

Whyalla Ripples Support Group receive a $500 donation

Whyalla Ripples Support Group has been awarded a $500 donation from the Whyalla Singers’. The money was raised at the Whyalla Singers’ 25th Anniversary Concert which was held back in March. Musical director Roslyn Barker said the concert was so successful they wanted to share some of its success by donating money...

A Whyalla man was arrested and charged with manufacture of a controlled drug

A Whyalla man will face court following the discovery of a clandestine laboratory at his home over the weekend. About 4pm, Saturday 20 May, following an investigation, officers from Whyalla CIB attended a local address to conduct a search. As a result of the search police will allege they located clandestine laboratory...

Roads across Frome electorate to be upgraded

Roads across the Frome electorate are set to be upgraded as part of Independent Member Geoff Brock’s agreement with Premier Jay Weatherill. Works being upgraded include; shoulder sealing of 24 kilometres of the Spencer Highway between Alford and Port Broughton. Widening of the Spencer Highway at the junction with Port Broughton...