Category Archives: GENERAL News

FRIDAY: SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING NE/NW PASTORAL

for HEAVY RAINFALL and DAMAGING WINDS For people in parts of the North West Pastoral and North East Pastoral districts. Issued at 6:52 am Friday, 20 January 2017.  Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce heavy rainfall that may lead to flash … Continue reading

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UPDATE: POLICE INVESTIGATE DEATH AT WEST BEACH

Police have identified the body of a man found at West Beach yesterday as  a 67-year-old  from Coober Pedy.

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OPINION PIECE: ONLINE COMPLIANCE SYSTEM (CENTRELINK)

…it is a disappointing reality that some people abuse the welfare system and get payments they are not entitled to. Continue reading

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FUND MY IDEA VOTING CLOSES FRIDAY!

Voting for the Whyalla and Central Outback round of Fund My Idea closes on Friday 20 January at 5pm. Whyalla, Coober Pedy and Roxby Downs residents are encouraged to have their say on what projects will provide the greatest benefit … Continue reading

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4 LEGIONNAIRES CASES IN SA URGES A CHECK OF AIR CONDITIONERS

SA Health is urging businesses in metropolitan Adelaide to decontaminate their air-conditioning cooling towers following the notification of four cases of Legionnaires’ disease.

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INDUSTRIAL HEMP & MEDICINAL CANNABIS INDUSTRIES ROUNDTABLE

The South Australian Government will bring together key stakeholders on January 30 to discuss the potential for the establishment of industrial hemp and medicinal cannabis industries in the state.

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NEW WIND TURBINES FOR COOBER PEDY

The new power project at Coober Pedy has today seen the first mast of two Senvion MM92 turbines from the company’s two-megawatt (MW) portfolio standing verticle against the western horizon.

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