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Small and Medium Businesses Confident Despite Economic Woes

Small and medium businesses have experienced a post-election bounce with more than half confident about their prospects over the next twelve months. However, the latest Sensis Business Index reveals confidence in Regional Australia is slightly lower than in metropolitan centres at 52 percent and 58 percent respectively. Despite increasing confidence, 83% are...

Snapper Management Feedback wanted

10 days remain for submissions to be received by the Marshall Government from fishers from across the state on the proposed Snapper Management scenarios. The first scenario would see a statewide closure that would apply all waters including the West Coast, Spencer Gulf and Gulf St Vincent from the first of...

Drug Drivers Detected in Port Lincoln

Eyre and Western Police are continuing to crack down on drug drivers with more than ten people allegedly caught drug driving in the Port Lincoln township on Wednesday and over the weekend. Out of the 11 drivers, 5 tested positive for cannabis and 6 tested positive for methamphetamine.

Port Lincoln Show Approaches

The Port Lincoln show is returning this weekend keeping the town’s tradition alive and showcasing an array of local talent in the community throughout all areas. One of this year’s significant events will see the Major Art prize completion that will be judged on Wednesday August  21st prior to the show and will...

Muroto Exchange Program Visitors

This week a group of Japanese students are visiting Port Lincoln under the Muroto Exchange program with up to thirteen host families involved and welcoming the students into their homes. Students arrived on Sunday evening and are preparing for 10 days on the Eyre Peninsula, experiencing some of Port Lincoln’s iconic...