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Sharkie Front-Runner in Mayo - Poll

Rebekha Sharkie is geared to win the seat of Mayo, according to the Advertiser. The media outlet has conducted an online poll in the electorate, surveying 557 voters, which shows Ms Sharkie’s primary support has fallen by a little more than one percentage point to 43 per cent, while Ms Downer’s...

More Beds for Domestic Violence Victims

More crisis accommodation has been made available for victims of domestic violence in Murray Bridge, the Murray Mallee and the Southern suburbs of Adelaide. As part of a $4 million State Government initiative, 40 new beds have been made available across the state to areas that need it most. As well...

Hundreds Brave Cold Ocean to Oppose Drilling in Bight

Hundreds of protestors have braved the cold to oppose oil drilling in the Great Australian Bight. Those strongly against Equinor’s plans to drill in the region next year, paddled out into the Brighton ocean on Sunday 5 May to a mock oil rig to simulate a leak. While the Greens and Centre...

Calls for National Water Basin Framework

A push for constitutional reform from Centre Alliance with a bid to give the Commonwealth Parliament authority to manage the Murray Darling Basin and Great Artesian Basin. Senator Rex Patrick, Senate candidate Skye Kakoschke-Moore and candidate for Barker Kelly Gladigau, have on Monday 5 May, announced their party’s intention to introduce...

Drought Support Sessions in Murraylands

Murray Bridge and Karoonda farm workers, contractors and suppliers are encouraged to take advantage of drought support outreach sessions on Tuesday 7 May. Locals have an opportunity to have one-on-one discussions with state and federal government reps, business advisers, mental health support organisations and charities. It is on from 9am til 11.30am...

Radio Better than Reality TV - Poll

The majority of our listeners say they’d much rather listen to the radio than watch reality TV. In our weekly online poll, last week we asked ‘What Is Your Favourite Reality TV?’ 59% per cent of respondents chose "none, I'd much rather listen to the radio", 20% selected "renovation" shows, 17% favored "cooking"...