Yorke Peninsula Country Times newspaper - Items filtered by date: March 2017
Tuesday, 07 March 2017 13:37

Large crops leave paddocks drained

AN in-depth analysis of soil nitrogen reserves this summer has confirmed last year’s record high-yielding crops are likely to have severely depleted nitrogen levels for the coming season.

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Tuesday, 07 March 2017 13:13

Your View: Separate rate

HERE we go again with the District Council of the Copper Coast CEO recommending to the elected members they move to charge a separate rate for disposing of our rubbish to Dublin.

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Tuesday, 07 March 2017 13:12

Your View: Clarification

I WOULD not normally write again but I am annoyed with the statement on your front page in quotes from Kylie Williams stating “Wallaroo did 652 surgeries including scopes last year while Yorketown did between 50 and 60” (YPCT 28-2-17).

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Tuesday, 07 March 2017 13:11

Your View: Why no consultation?

I OBJECT strongly to the way southern Yorke Peninsula is being so arbitrarily treated regarding services at the Yorketown Hospital.

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Tuesday, 07 March 2017 13:10

Your View: Not accepting

IT was with great disappointment I read about the closing of the operating theatre at Yorketown Hospital.

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Tuesday, 07 March 2017 13:10

Your View: Why the secrecy?

IN reply to Rod Thomas’s comments about the downgrading of Yorketown Hospital (YPCT 28-2-17), “no one was jumping up and down”.

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Tuesday, 07 March 2017 13:09

Your View: Hospital downgrade

NEWS our local hospital would no longer perform some surgeries and could become a 24-hour care post came as great shock to me, and I assume many other Yorketown residents.

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Tuesday, 07 March 2017 13:08

Your View: Need for hospital

THERE is a huge need for our hospital at Yorketown with an ageing population in the area, people retiring from Adelaide to the coastal towns and it being a very popular tourist destination. All these people will at some stage need health care.

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Tuesday, 07 March 2017 13:07

Your View: Where do our donations go?

FURTHER to Dr Kokar’s letter in the YPCT (28-2-17), I would just like to say how disgusted I am donations to Yorketown Hospital are not being allowed to be used to help repair or renew necessary equipment.

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