FARMERS are the big winners after Yorke Peninsula Council voted against increasing primary production rates by an average of 11.8 per cent at last Wednesday night’s meeting.
NORTH Coast Road residents continued their push to have the road sealed by meeting with Federal Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey and State Member for Narungga Fraser Ellis last Thursday, June 14.
A BEACON which once guided ketches into the Edithburgh jetty has been painstakingly restored by a small group of volunteers.
JUST when it seemed the women from the Stansbury Community Craft and Friendship Group couldn’t be more productive, they have set a new record.
THE future operation of Minlaton’s Harvest Corner is under the microscope after Yorke Peninsula Council decided to remove its Accredited Visitor Information Centre and staff from the site.
DEMOLITION of the Yorketown Uniting Church has begun, after damage sustained during a freak weather event in January 2017 rendered the 109-year-old building structurally unsafe.
YP Council plans 11.8% increase for ag land
FARMERS in the Yorke Peninsula Council district face an 11.8 per cent rate increase for primary production land.
YORKE Peninsula Council will increase maintenance for the notorious North Coast Road, Point Turton, while refreshing the road design so it can apply for funding to seal the 11-kilometre section.
YORKE Peninsula Council will close its Warooka office.
BUTCHER Tim Mackinlay, from Stansbury Gourmet Meats, is the new Regional Sausage King having won the latest round of competition for butchers from the Yorke Peninsula, Mid North and Eyre Peninsula.