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Wetland field guide

A NEWLY published field guide will provide vital information for policy makers and landowners charged with the protection and sustainability of wetland environments. The launch of the Wetland Condition Field Guide by Forestry SA chief executive Jerome Coleman recently took … Continue reading

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Gas search set for region

BEACH Energy will start drilling for conventional gas exploration in the South East after securing a $6m Plan for Accelerating Exploration (PACE) grant from the State Government. The company’s Haselgrove-3 well, located 8km from Penola, will target conventional gas and … Continue reading

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Here comes McBride

SOUTH East business owner and grazier Nick McBride has been appointed as the new Liberal candidate to contest the seat of MacKillop in the coming state election. Almost 200 Liberal Party members and around 50 observers descended on the Naracoorte … Continue reading

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Lions members take to streets for billy cart shakedown

A CHILDHOOD dream was realised for members of the Lions Club of Millicent when they took to the streets to test run their homemade billy carts. The run was recently conducted throughout Millicent’s central business district to determine the best … Continue reading

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Recreational diver rescued near Cape Jaffa

A RECREATIONAL diver was rescued after spending two hours adrift in the water off Cape Jaffa on Sunday afternoon. The alarm was raised about 12.15pm after a man diving for lobsters did not return to the boat. The boat was … Continue reading

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Break-ins spark business anger

A TIP jar containing around $5 was the sole booty taken from Sharkey’s At The Millicent Lake overnight on Sunday. Sharkey’s, the Millicent Pony Club and the Millicent Show Society offices were targeted by thieves over the weekend, who stole … Continue reading

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Medical trainees arrive

A PASSION for medicine has brought two trainee doctors to the Medial Clinic Millicent for a year of practical experience. Lara Clegg and Sara Attard already have many years of study in other disciplines and are now working towards their … Continue reading

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Fox bait caution

BAITS to kill foxes have now been laid at national parks across the region, including Canunda and Beachport. The Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources said the fox baiting activities in several South East coastal national parks and reserves … Continue reading

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