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  • Australia’s oldest Sumatran tiger dies in Ad...
    Sumatran tigers live about 12 years in the wild and two decades in captivity, keepers say, so Adelaide Zoo staff say it is positive Australia's oldest, Kemiri, reached 22 before being euthanased due to age-related conditions. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-06-29By Emma Rebellato
  • ‘Sleep-deprived’ man jailed for partne...
    A man's controlling behaviour led to his partner's murder rather than any effect from sleep deprivation, a judge decides, as he imposes a 20-year jail term. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-06-29By Rebecca Opie
  • Investigators comb through wreckage of plane crash...
    A light plane which crashed yesterday, killing three people just north of Mount Gambier, was a charity flight on its way to Adelaide. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-06-28
  • Crash investigators to sift through light plane wr...
    A light plane which crashed yesterday, killing three people — including the elderly pilot, teenage girl and her mother — was a charity flight on its way to Adelaide. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-06-28
  • ‘Serial killer whisperer’ plays danger...
    True crime author Amanda Howard can get up to 50 letters a week from notorious murderers around the world, and even meets some face to face for her research. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-06-28By Brett Williamson
  • Australia’s largest Shellfish restoration un...
    Construction has begun on what will be the country's largest shellfish reef restoration, off the coast of South Australia's Yorke Peninsula. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-06-28By Courtney Fowler
  • Investment boss hesitant on SA bank levy
    A key economic adviser to the South Australian Government — and a former bank boss — refuses to back the state's proposed major bank levy, saying he was not consulted on the tax's introduction. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-06-28By Nick Harmsen
  • Police ‘could have prevented shooting range ...
    Police were so occupied with trying to shut down an Adelaide firing range that they failed to approve a tethering device which could have prevented a man's suicide, the SA coroner finds. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-06-28By Rebecca Opie
  • More charges laid over alleged murder of Mt Gambie...
    Two more men are charged with murder over the death of Mount Gambier father of three Rex Court. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-06-28By Isabel Dayman
  • Pelicans flock to Lake Bonney but Murray water bir...
    Pelicans flock to Lake Bonney in the Riverland in unprecedented numbers as research shows water birds are in sharp decline across the River Murray. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-06-28By Catherine Heuzenroeder
  • Three dead after light plane crash near Mount Gamb...
    Three people die another is injured after a light aircraft crashes just north of Mount Gambier in South Australia's south-east. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-06-28
  • No survivors after light plane crash near Mount Ga...
    All people on board a light aircraft die after it crashes into a paddock just north of Mount Gambier in South Australia's south-east. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-06-28
  • SA power prices rise to ‘highest in the worl...
    South Australia will overtake Denmark as having the world's most expensive electricity when the country's major energy retailers jack up their prices on July 1, an energy consultancy firm says. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-06-27By Isabel Dayman
  • Census data reveals SA leads the states on volunte...
    Data from the census finds at 21. 4 per cent, South Australia has the highest proportion of volunteers among the states — more than two points above the national average. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-06-27By Leah MacLennan
  • Convictions overturned for woman accused of starvi...
    A woman found guilty of starving her pet Chihuahua to death has her convictions overturned by South Australia's Court of Criminal Appeal due to administrative errors. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-06-27By Rebecca Opie