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Rider In Serious Crash At Murray Bridge Track

A rider is in a serious condition in hospital this morning after a crash at the Murray bridge Motocross track yesterday. Paramedics were called to the track just after 3pm to find the 20 year old had suffered serious head, neck and chest injuries in the crash. They called in the MedStar...

ANZAC Day Extra Bus, Tram & Train Services

If you’re heading to ANZAC Day services in the city tomorrow, there will be extra bus, train and tram services starting from as early as 4:30am to get public transport users there on time. Along with the earlier extra services, there will be a free shuttle running between the Cross of...

Tactile Line Marking To Begin On SE Fwy Wednesday

There will be some delays on two sections of the South Eastern Freeway from Wednesday, with some safety line marking underway. The sections, a 6.5km stretch between White Hill and Tailem Bend, and the 3.5km strip between Callington and Monarto, will have audio tactile lines put down, the ones that you...

Three New Weather Stations Will Help Reduce Bushfire Risk In Murray Mallee

Three new weather stations will be built in the Murray Mallee, hoping to reduce the risk of harvest related bushfires in the region. The Monarto Ag Bureau has received $20,520 funding through the Federal government’s Natural Disaster Resilience Grant to build the stations at Tepko, Monarto and Brinkley. Member for Barker Tony...

Mannum 'Peddlesteamers' Take To The Road

Tourists and locals will now be able to cycle through Mannum, with hire bikes available from the local Visitor Information Centre. The bikes are a joint Mid Murray Council and Mannum Dock Museum venture through the local OPAL program, hoping to get visitors to do more than just drive to a...

Court Documents Reveal How Police Were Led To Jody Meyers Body

Court documents have revealed how police found the body of Jody Meyers buried under concrete in Neil Archer’s mother’s Murray Park back yard. The 20 year old Mannum local went missing after a family celebration at Burdett in August 2015, messages sent from her phone suggested she had left her then...

Salmonella Victim An Employee At The Store

One of the four people hospitalized in a recent salmonella outbreak linked to the Pork Pie Shop in Victor Harbor, was one of the store's managers. Debbie Joy came down with the food poisoning along with 11 others, all who picked up the bug through a raw egg wash used on their...

Fake Fifty Found In Murray Bridge

We’re being asked to keep an eye out for fake fifties doing the rounds after a counterfeit note was used at a business in Murray Bridge on Wednesday. The Adelaide Road business only realised the note wasn’t quite right when compared to others in the till at the end of the...

Fire Destroys Clarendon Home

Fire cause investigators will today try to determine what started a blaze that destroyed a home in Clarendon overnight. CFS crews raced to the Morphett Hill Road property just after 7 last night but were unable to save the home. Luckily all the occupants managed to get out safely, the damage bill...

Carpaggedan Experts On Hand At Wetlands Event

Carp herpes experts will be on hand to talk to those headed to the Wild Wetlands day in Murray Bridge tomorrow (Saturday April 22). The event, held at the Riverglades wetland from 10am until 3pm, will feature activities for the kids including live animal demonstrations, face painting, music and kayak tours,...