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  • Supervised drinking in family homes backfiring, re...
    Parents who give their children alcohol in the hope that it encourages responsible consumption are being warned against the practice, following new research. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-07-20By Lauren Waldhuter
  • ‘Soothing to the soul’: Adelaide’...
    The public steps inside the doors of the new Royal Adelaide Hospital on booked-out tours, with one former nurse declaring it will attract staff from across Australia with its new technology, teaching facilities and modern design. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-07-20By Nicola Gage
  • SA unemployment rate still tops nation despite ful...
    The latest Australian Bureau of Statistics figures reveal South Australia's unemployment rate remains the highest in the nation despite recording a 0.3 per cent fall. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-07-20
  • Colonoscopy turf war erupts between doctors and nu...
    Nurses hit back after doctors condemn a proposal to allow them to perform colonoscopies on low-risk patients in South Australia in order to reduce waiting lists. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-07-20
  • Three arrested over ‘plot to fly ice from Ca...
    Police seize 255 kilograms of ice in California, and $2.4 million in cash in Victoria's north-west, after an investigation into an alleged conspiracy to use a light plane to export drugs from the US to Australia. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-07-20
  • Police rescue woman, dog after car driven onto bea...
    An elderly woman who drove her car onto the sand at Henley Beach in Adelaide's west is detained under the mental health act, police say. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-07-19
  • Cubby house building bucks children’s ‘...
    At a time when only 8 per cent of children play outside every day, hundreds of children and their families have spent some of the school holidays building cubby houses in the Belair National Park. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-07-19By Sowaibah Hanifie
  • SA Police step into simulator for firearms trainin...
    SA Police cadets and Special Task And Rescue officers are going high-tech using virtual reality technology that creates real-life situations such as a domestic violence incident for firearms training. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-07-19By Samantha Dawes
  • Australian wine reputation grows as export value c...
    Growing international demand for high-end Australian wine results in a $201 million rise in wine export value. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-07-19
  • Three women raped and beat female victim, court he...
    Three women accused of violently robbing and gang raping another woman in Adelaide's north may have thought the victim had a drug debt, the prosecution says. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-07-19By Lauren Waldhuter And Rebecca Opie
  • Urban vegetable farm takes off in sheep and croppi...
    An urban farm in the wheat and sheep belt of Victoria bucks the trend by growing lettuces and radishes. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-07-19By Jess Davis
  • Son of seaman killed in WWII tragedy asks for Port...
    The son of Thomas Todd, who was killed while trying to decommission a sea mine in 1941, says his father deserves a memorial in his hometown of Port Adelaide. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-07-19By Kate Hill
  • Adelaide man jailed for at least 20 years for kill...
    Police first thought the death of Deborah Balbi was a drug overdose, but her partner was later charged with murder over her strangulation and has now been sentenced to a minimum 20 years in jail. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-07-19By Rebecca Opie
  • ‘Disturbing’ array of drugs uncovered ...
    A national two-day police operation targeting drugs in the mail uncovers a "disturbing and alarming array" of illicit substances hidden in foods, toys and machine parts. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-07-19By Alina Eacott
  • Budding young scientists STEM up their school holi...
    Year seven and eight students from 40 schools give up a week of their school holidays for STEM camp pilot program. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-07-19By Brett Williamson