Letter to the editor: wind power pride

THE second stage of Snowtown Wind Farm is nearing completion. In a few days installed wind power per person in Mid North SA will be around 12,000 Watts and when it goes into full production, the Mid North’s wind farms will be generating an average of around 4000 Watts per Mid North resident. Read the […]

Mid North man arrested on child porn charges

DETECTIVES from the Sexual Crime Investigation Branch arrested and charged a 59-year-old man from South Australia’s Mid North region on Thursday with two counts of possessing aggravated child pornography and two counts of possessing basic child pornography. Read the full story in our online edition: http://plainsproducer.realviewdigital.com

District sport results

GOLF Balaklava Over the last 20 or so years our golf course has become known simply as “Balak”, obviously because that was the name of a biblical Moabite king which means, roughly, “Destroyer”. This course has certainly destroyed many an ego and millions of expectations but then, following all the best of efforts, it has […]

District tennis results

Balaklava night Interesting scores were seen across the board last Thursday night. Division one Andrew Lane’s Beavers had a good win 5-32 to 1-16 over Tania Allen’s Gators. Well done to captain, Tania, and fill-in, Ben Michael, who won the Gators’ only set, but it just wasn’t meant to be otherwise! Big Beaver Darren Scholz […]

Clare’s Fours win

Balaklava Bowling Club hosted the Women’s Invitation Fours last Friday. Eighteen clubs travelled from Warooka, Port Pirie, Eudunda, Payneham, and places in between, to play in what was a very successful event. Clare again won the day, after taking honours in the event last year. The team this year comprised Bev Harvey, Chris Jarman, Helen […]