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Locals made their point to G20 on climate

Residents of Alice Springs contributed to the global initiative that led to action on climate change being on the agenda of the G20, writes Dr Rosalie Schultz, of Alice Springs.

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Leasing to Territory Housing can void home insurance

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Insurance for homes leased to the NT Government’s Territory Housing may become void because the government instrumentality does not pay bonds to landlords or their agents. ERWIN CHLANDA reports.

 

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Your role in beating a global scourge

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Buying a steak sandwich from a Rotary Club in Alice Springs may put you in the loop of a charity which is spanning the world, stamping out of one its great scourges. ERWIN CHLANDA reports.

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Desert council money push leaves questions open

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Go and get funded for getting on with one-another. That’s the objective. And the subtext: If the public purse doesn’t cough, up we’ll be costing it a great deal more. ERWIN CHLANDA reports on a campaign by the Central Desert Regional Council for funding the Yuendumu Mediation and Justice Program (members pictured).

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10kg of cannabis & $100,000 seized, 2 arrested

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Police have arrested two men for drug offences following the search of a vehicle which had been transported from Adelaide to Alice Springs.

 

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Education union accepts four 3% wage increases

Members of the Australian Education Union NT today voted to accept the current EBA offer. FULL STORY »

TIO: It’s all over

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The Territory Insurance Office has been sold, a price agreed and there’s nothing left to negotiate except perhaps a few minor details concerning the details of transfer.

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Pipeline: Is Adam Giles loyal to NSW or the NT?

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Adam Giles is offering Territory gas to NSW where fracking is a political liability, says the Arid Lands Environment Centre. Yet 90% of the NT land mass relies on groundwater for its survival. ERWIN CHLANDA reports. FULL STORY »

TIO sale to disadvantage motor accident victims?

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TIO belongs to Territorians not the CLP Government. Adam Giles should take his TIO sale plans to a referendum, writes Natasha Fyles, Shadow Minister for Government Accountability. But the Labor Government in 2006 also proposed to sell TIO or portions of it.

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Alice tour firm wins awards in difficult times

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A tour company battling a 25% downturn of its business in the wake of the Tiger Airlines withdrawal wins a string of industry awards. ERWIN CHLANDA reports.

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