Sport returns across the district

FOOTBALL and netball will return this weekend with the North Eastern, Northern Areas and Adelaide Plains leagues all set to return. With all leagues missing two weeks of their fixture due to the enforced seven-day lockdown, leagues will return with revised schedules to remedy missed games and ensure a smooth lead into finals. In the […]

Fleet drivers equipped for safest drive

The Mid North Community Passenger Network was the first of 16 passenger networks in South Australia to have the entire fleet of eight vehicles fitted with defibrillators. Last week all volunteer drivers received training in Basic CPR for adults and babies and defibrillator training through Dart Tagging and Training, covering theory, practical and assessment components. […]

Port Wakefield works site inspected

The Port Wakefield duplication and overpass project is currently on track and on budget, according to Transport Minister Corey Wingard. The minister was on site in Port Wakefield after completing a tour of the state’s infrastructure projects currently underway in the Mid North region, stopping along the way in the Clare Valley, Balaklava main street, […]

Film fanatics get to festival finals

A short film created by and starring Balaklava High School students has been declared a finalist at the inaugural Adelaide Film Festival Youth this month. Silicone School was directed by Charlie Evans, co-written by Charlie with Lachlan Gaze, produced by drama teacher Suriya Umapathysivam, shot by cinematographer Madeleine Karklins and featured a cast of fellow […]