Ellis crosses floor, votes to adjourn
DEBATE about the state government’s Mining Bill has been adjourned after Member for Narungga Fraser Ellis and three Liberal colleagues crossed the floor to vote with Labor on Tuesday, November 27.
DESPITE landowners calling for further consultation, the Liberal government’s draft Mining Bill will be debated in parliament this afternoon (Tuesday).
UNTIL last week the family of Gayle Woodford believed Gayle’s Law, legislation meant to ensure the safety of health practitioners working in remote areas, was being enforced.
AFTER 19 years the SYP Community Telecentre, Yorketown, has undergone a name change to SYP Community Hub as the committee looks to expand services.
THE farming community is angry the Liberal government’s draft Mining Bill could be tabled for debate during parliament’s final sitting days before Christmas.
EDITHBURGH Country Fire Service volunteers are back on the road since the arrival of a new appliance.
THE sun shone and the people flocked to the Day at the ‘Burgh food, music and arts festival on Sunday, November 18.
FIRST elected as a councillor in 1983 with the then-District Council of Yorketown, former Yorke Peninsula Council mayor Ray Agnew has spent the past 35 years serving the community as a council representative.
AFTER a freak weather event in January 2017 rendered the Yorketown Uniting Church structurally unsafe the congregation was left with no alternative but to demolish the building.
OUTGOING Yorke Peninsula Health Advisory Council presiding member Rod Thomas presented his 10th annual report at the council’s annual general meeting last Wednesday, November 7.