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Local firies hop to odd jobs

Local firies hop to odd jobs

ALL was quiet on the emergency services front over the Easter long weekend despite a few odd jobs, a local commander says.

DV hotline helping local victims

A SURGE in calls to a new 24/7 domestic violence (DV) hotline demonstrates the extended service to Riverland family violence victims, a local MP says.

‘Cruel’ cuts to Crime Stoppers putting community at risk?

A LOCAL MP has dismissed State Opposition claims that “cruel cuts” to Crime Stoppers SA funding has jeopardised community safety in rural areas like the Riverland.

Drivers injured in Yamba collision

TWO motorists were taken to hospital with serious injuries on Tuesday morning after a head-on collision at Yamba, causing lengthy traffic delays on the stretch of Sturt Highway near the Victorian border.

Blame driver error, not the ‘bad’ roads

DRIVER error rather than design faults are behind the history of accidents at a Barmera intersection, local emergency service figures say.

Fund to help victim’s children

THE tight-knit Cadell community is rallying behind the family of Myra Hashemi following her tragic death at the notorious Barmera and Monash turn-off intersection on Tuesday night.