Sonny Coombs

Sonny Coombs

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Tuesday, 26 May 2015 16:46

Driving road fixes

 ROAD FIX... District Council of Barunga West CEO Andrew Cole welcomes federal funding to improve Yorke Peninsula roads.
THE federal government will spend $2.319million upgrading Yorke Peninsula roads.
Tuesday, 26 May 2015 16:46

Lobbying for control of the NRM levy

YORKE Peninsula councils will lobby the state government to gain more control of how the Natural Resources Management levy is spent.

Tuesday, 26 May 2015 16:44

Kitten cruelty cases unreported

CRAB BAIT... YP Vets’ Chantelle Hackney and Rhiannon Herde with one of the kittens rescued from becoming crab bait.
KITTEN cruelty cases are becoming more common but are going unnoticed, according to YP Vets veterinarian Nat Olding.
FALSE ADVERTISING... Bute resident Cheryl Sawley’s car was stolen after a false advertisement was posted online.


CHERYL Sawley, of Bute, lost all sense of security after her car was stolen because someone placed a false advertisement online.

MINISTER VISIT... Federal Minister for Health Sussan Ley (third from right) meets Kim Hosking, Michelle Nelligan, Alison Edwards, Rod Pearce, Marino Andryushlein, Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey and Tim Gross.


FEDERAL Minister for Health Sussan Ley met with local health professionals in Kadina recently.

Tuesday, 19 May 2015 14:56

Proposed changes for dogs and cats

NEW LAWS... YP Vets veterinarian Dr Nat Olding, with Rhiannon Herde, said proposed changes to dog and cat laws, such as mandatory micro­chipping, are a good idea but she is worried about how they will be policed.


THE state government has announced mandatory microchipping for all dogs and cats.

Tuesday, 19 May 2015 14:51

My trip to Cornwall

BEAUTIFUL BEACHES... St Ives has amazing white sandy beaches and despite the cold weather, about two degrees, surfers aren’t deterred from catching a few waves.


AS a Copper Coast resident it was compulsory for me to visit Cornwall during my recent holiday to the United Kingdom.

Tuesday, 12 May 2015 15:26

Buff lodges celebrate 100 years

CENTENARY... Buff lodge members Mick Roberts (secretary), Ben Berry (president), Mark Southam and George Woodifield, with Ben’s wife Betty, are excited about Kadina and Wallaroo buff lodges’ 100-year celebrations.

WALLAROO and Kadina Royal Antediluvian Order of Buffaloes Lodges will celebrate 100 years of service with a combined meeting on Tuesday, May 19.

YORKE Peninsula Coun­cil has started the process of selling seven properties to recoup unpaid council rates.

Tuesday, 05 May 2015 15:19

Pets benefiting the elderly

FLUFFY VISIT... Barunga Village, Port Broughton, resident Humphrey Cowled gets a visit from Jordyn Avery and her dog Lucy.


ANIMAL visits to long-term care facilities could have health benefits for older Australians, according to new research.

Copper Coast Dental
Crowell Concrete
Royal Exchange Hotel
Bridgestone Tyre Centre
Fraser Ellis
Kadina Travel
SYP Motors
Spiderman YP
Metal As Anything
APC Kadina
YP Community Transport
Carers & Disability
Star Of The Sea
Loctite Self Storage
Kadina Jewellers
Moonta Newsagency
Barley Stacks Wines
Ziersch Cabinetmakers
Copper Coast Garage Doors
Minlaton Engineering
Coast Road Motors
Yorke Valley Hotel
GJ east
Optom All Vision Care
Peninsula Plumbing