KUDOS to State Labor Leader Peter Malinauskas for initiating a ‘country cabinet’ – while in opposition – that goes easy on taxpayers.
PART of being an elected member is acting as a conduit between the community and the council.
RE-ELECTED Berri Barmera Mayor Peter Hunt believes outsiders are unsuitable mayoral candidates and that mayors should first spend at least one term as councillors.
FOR many of us, bringing fruit – without a receipt – into this region is something we do not even consider.
ARGUMENTS over the appropriate time to erect Christmas lights normally happen after arguments about whether Australia should reject or embrace Halloween, not before.
THE Advertiser’s recent Your Right to Know Week series has shone a spotlight on – among other things – public sector wages.
MODERN Australia’s political and media class loves an ‘ism’.
THE Riverland’s three local government elections are being decided as you read this column.