Yorke Peninsula Country Times newspaper - Items filtered by date: May 2018

THE 2018 federal budget must be seen for what it really is — a smoke and mirrors job.

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Tuesday, 22 May 2018 13:00

Your View: No rate rises

I WAS incensed to read in your newspaper Yorke Peninsula Council has proposed to increase its rate on residential properties by 4.2 per cent (YPCT 15-5-18).

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FOR all the acrimony over sand built up along Wallaroo’s North Beach since the 2016 storms, it seems some people are happy to ignore history which does not suit their own interests.

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Tuesday, 15 May 2018 15:29

Hole range of issues for cemetery wall

COPPER Coast Council has developed a plan for the deteriorating Kadina Cemetery walls, but it has been slammed by local heritage experts.

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Tuesday, 15 May 2018 15:28


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.

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Tuesday, 15 May 2018 15:27

Step forward for North Coast Road

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.

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YORKE Peninsula Council will close its Warooka office.

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Tuesday, 15 May 2018 15:24

Barking for a dog park

A GROUP of enthusiastic animal owners are putting together a proposal for a dog park in Kadina.

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Tuesday, 15 May 2018 15:23

Digging in to rescue buried wombats

WOMBAT Awareness Organi­sa­tion volunteers have tried to rescue animals thought to have been intentionally buried alive at Port Hughes.

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BARUNGA West Council has released its draft annual business plan, which has a focus on roads and footpaths, for public consultation.

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