A group of southern residents have criticised a planned major upgrade of Main South Road at Aldinga and Sellicks Beach as “an expensive sledgehammer to crack a quite small nut” – but another community lobby group has welcomed the entire project as long overdue.
Police are investigating the circumstances of a fatal crash in the Barossa last night after a horror start to the new year on South Australian roads.
A government report has revealed South Australia’s ambulance response times have doubled in the last year and are now the worst in the nation.
More people died on South Australian roads in January than in any month last year according to SA Police, while the number of injuries was also far higher than the 2022 monthly average.
Cotton buds, pizza savers and plastic plates and bowls are among the first single-use items due to be banned from September with the state government seeking public comment on future bans.
A 17-year-old has been “grabbed off the side of the road” and forced into a car with four men overnight, only escaping once the vehicle slowed down at a roundabout.