Yorke Peninsula Country Times newspaper - Items filtered by date: March 2017
Tuesday, 28 March 2017 13:53

Farmers ready to get the crop in

THE header may have only just gone back in the shed, but Anzac Day is less than a month away which means the start of seeding for many.

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Tuesday, 28 March 2017 13:52

Target 100 per cent weed control

Advertising Promotion: YP AG

EVERY time you go out to spray a paddock, you should be aiming for 100 per cent weed control.

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Tuesday, 28 March 2017 13:39

Your View: Power supplies

RECENT correspondents have expressed doubts pumped hydro power could form a useful back-up for intermittent renewable power in South Australia.

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I PROPOSE a public meeting at Federation Corner regarding the Copper Coast Highway roundabout project with all relevant ministers/politicians invited.

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Tuesday, 28 March 2017 13:38

Your View: Power to the people

IN the recent WA election, the voters made their message clear — they would not tolerate the privatisation of Western Power.

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Tuesday, 28 March 2017 13:37

Your View: Rate capping

I REFER to the article Campaigning against rate capping (YPCT 21-3-17) and the Member for Goyder’s claim the local government sector will spend “several hundred thousand” on this campaign to retain local services.

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Tuesday, 21 March 2017 14:45

Power on the peninsula

Port Adelaide Power AFL players visited various schools and football clubs across the peninsula as part of their community youth program last Thursday, March 16.

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Tuesday, 21 March 2017 14:44

Hospital public meeting to proceed

A PUBLIC meeting about the cut to surgical services at Yorketown hospital will proceed.

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Tuesday, 21 March 2017 14:43

Set the traps, mice coming back

LOCALS are snapping up traps and bait to combat the increasing number of mice.

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Tuesday, 21 March 2017 14:42

Campaigning against rate capping

THE Local Government Association is preparing to launch its biggest campaign in history to fight proposed rate capping legislation.

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