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  • Plumber back on the tools after brush with flesh-e...
    Standing knee-deep in septic tanks never cost plumber Mick Albanese a sick day in 42 years, but a spot of gardening nearly cost him his life. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-07-19By Catherine Heuzenroeder
  • More turmoil for SA RSL branch as president resign...
    President of the South Australian RSL Tim Hanna resigns, effective immediately, in the latest turn of events for an organisation that has also been placed into voluntary administration. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-07-18
  • Great white shark washes up on SA’s West Coa...
    A four-metre-long great white shark washes up on a beach north of Streaky Bay, with South Australian authorities now investigating the death. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-07-18
  • ‘Breakthrough’ drug to fight viruses b...
    A team of university researchers say they are on the cusp of clinical trials for a "breakthrough" drug to help the immune system fight viruses and negate the need for some vaccinations. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-07-18By Sowaibah Hanifie
  • Sugar to blame for rising dental issues in babies
    South Australian babies and young children are increasingly needing treatment in hospital for dental issues, and sugary foods and drinks — as well as a lack of brushing — are being blamed by experts. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-07-18By Lauren Waldhuter
  • Three people charged over hydroponic cannabis crop...
    Illegal electricity diversions had to be disconnected by technicians due to "dangerous wiring", police say, after uncovering 18 hydroponically grown cannabis plants in Adelaide's south. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-07-18
  • Software deal to back SA’s big defence proje...
    An agreement struck between an Australian and a French firm will help smooth the way for South Australia's future big defence projects, the State Government hopes. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-07-18
  • 93-year-old caught by ‘glitch’ that do...
    Elderly people have been urged to double-check their power bills after one woman's consumption was accidently doubled not once but three times. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-07-18By Brett Williamson
  • Forgotten 1960s mayoral robes unearthed after 20 y...
    A small yet significant piece of 1960s local government history is discovered in a broom cupboard. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-07-18By Kate Hill
  • Land titles and valuations privatisation risks hun...
    A union warns 200 jobs are at risk under privatisation plans for the Land Titles Office in South Australia, but State Cabinet is yet to decide if the change will proceed. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-07-17
  • Adelaide masseuse who stole money during treatment...
    An Adelaide massage therapist jailed for stealing money from his clients' wallets during treatment loses an appeal against his convictions and sentence. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-07-17By Candice Prosser
  • Adelaide firm’s military suspension system s...
    An Adelaide firm says Australian engineering skills are among the world's best, as it signs a deal and eyes big export hopes off the back of an innovative system for Australian Defence Force vehicles. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-07-17
  • Adelaide man dies after contracting meningococcal ...
    SA Health says a 53-year-old Adelaide man died over the weekend after contracting a case of invasive meningococcal disease, while four people who were in contact with him have been given clearance antibiotics. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-07-17
  • Whyalla workers feeling confident after steelworks...
    Having confidence about the future, employment for the next generation and simply the ability to make plans are reasons to celebrate in Whyalla — a city that has been in a stalemate for 18 months. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-07-17
  • Unearthing audiophile treasures as ABC Adelaide re...
    As ABC Adelaide's record library prepares to move floors, archivists are finding some amazing pieces of memorabilia. ... read more
    Source: south australia news feedPublished on 2017-07-17By Brett Williamson