Amanda here to boost development

AMANDA Redden is the new face working with local businesses around the region as an economic development officer for Wakefield Regional Council, Clare and Gilbert Valleys Council and Regional Council of Goyder. Read the full story in our online edition:

Champion maintains rage on grant cuts

Federal Member for Wakefield, Nick Champion this week called on Federal Infrastructure Minister, Warren Truss, to honour all funding awarded to local councils in the Wakefield electorate under Round 5 of the Regional Development Australian Fund (RDAF). Read the full story in our online edition:


South African Church of Christ Pastor Carl Haasbroek, now living in Balaklava, met the late Nelson Mandela during a special visit from his former President. These are his impressions: THE sad news of the passing of human rights and equality advocate, Nelson Mandela, was felt right around the world last week, particularly by Balaklava Church […]