Local News

Jamestown Left Without Power Over Weekend

Residents in Jamestown went without power Saturday night after a vehicle incident left over a thousand residents in the dark. According to SA Power Networks, the blackout occurred after 8pm Saturday night when a road freight train pulled down a pole on Kilmarock Terrace, severing several spans of wire, disconnecting the...

Port Augusta Basketball Grand Finals

After going down in last years Grand Final, Titans have claimed the A Grade Men Port Augusta Basketball Grand Final. Facing Cobras, Titans grabbed hold of the game early, leading 14-2 at one point in the 1st period – the game was at it’s closest in the 3rd period, before Titans pulled...

High Range Drink Driver Caught In Clare Valley

A 41-year-old local woman has lost her licence after being caught driving almost six times the legal limit last night. About 10.10pm, Saturday 27 March, police saw a woman reverse into a bollard on Main North Road Clare. The patrol spoke to the female driver who subsequently submitted to a breath test...

Tragedy On The Yorke Peninsula

Following an extensive search over the weekend, the body of a teenage boy has been found in waters off Browns Beach on the Yorke Peninsula. Just before 2pm Saturday 27 March police were called to the Innes National Park after a group of people were swept off the rocks at Browns...

Child Safe Officer Training Course In Whyalla

  On Wednesday the31st March, Sports SA will be conducting a Child Safe Officer training course in the Whyalla City Council Chambers. The event is commencing at 6pm. This training provides participants with information about obligations concerning child safety and child safe environments for their club/organisation. A Child Safe Officer at your club...

The Little Corella Management Report

  The Local Government Association of SA has launched an expression of interest process for councils wanting to take part in a corella management trial. The native birds flock to regional towns during hotter months in search of water, and cause problems in local communities with excessive noise, stripping bark from...

The Chilled Out & Fired Up Festival

Tomorrow in Caltowie the Chilled out and Fired up festival is taking place. Kicking off at 12pm on the Caltowie memorial oval, the festival hopes to warm your bones by the fire and soothe your soul with live music. Local artists are a feature throughout the day and Venice Queens, an Adelaide...

Basketball Grand Finals In Port Augusta Tomorrow!

It's Grand Final Day tomorrow for Port Augusta Basketball. The Central Oval Sports complex will be buzzing all day, with the Juniors underway in the morning before the top local talent in the game hit the courts. The Men’s B Grade Grand Final is taking place on Court 1 at 5:30pm where...

Wild Weather for The States North West Today

North west of South Australia can expect heavy rainfall and gusty thunderstorms today.   Rainfall range between 10-30mm is forecast for parts of pastoral district with potential for local falls 30-50mm in the mainly affected area between south of Coober Pedy to north of Woomera. This may affect Roxby Downs and the Flinders...

Water for our Future Forum in Clare

  How water is used in our region and how best to ensure it for our future will be the topic of today's forum at the Clare Town Hall. Former Adelaide Lord Mayor, and current CEO of Business SA, Martin Haese will keynote the event, covering topics across balancing water needs in...