Saturday, October 31, 2020

The freedom of the press still furnishes that check upon government which no constitution has ever been able to provide – Chicago Tribune.

Erwin Chlanda

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Are answers to stupid questions required by law?

LETTER TO THE EDITOR G'Day Erwin, I have long been a supporter of the many and varied attempts to curb the excess use of alcohol in...

The bee or not to be

By GEOFF MIERS Bees are absolutely essential insects necessary for a healthy garden. Did you know that bees pollinate one in every three foods we...

COVID infection questions about Howard Springs quarantine station

By ERWIN CHLANDA A former COVID sufferer was put in isolation in the in the Howard Springs quarantine facility after showing “weak positive result,” according...

Making Todd Mall bright again

By ERWIN CHLANDA Up to 20 big, colourful works of street art will soon counter the Mall's graveyard atmosphere of empty and shuttered shops, now...

Not a lot for Centre in trillion dollar deficit Budget

By ERWIN CHLANDA There is significant additional money in the Budget for roads across the NT but “nothing I can specifically identify for Central Australia,”...

Bushfires, buffel, bombers and La Niña

By ERWIN CHLANDA The impending bushfire season will be less dangerous because of the drought but fuel – mostly buffel, which in South Australia is...

Multi million dollar bid to link solar with fossil power

By ERWIN CHLANDA A year ago Alice Springs was sweltering in an eight hour “system black” electricity drop-out prompting the NT Government to sack the...

Head of trading dynasty passes away

By ERWIN CHLANDA Murray Neck, the head of an Alice Springs retail dynasty that put its mark on the growing town for decades, has passed...

Some good rains but Alice isn’t getting much

Steady rain has fallen in town by 9am today while 36mm fell at The Garden northeast of Alice Springs with similar falls nearby of...

‘Fight for open spaces’

LETTER TO THE EDITOR Sir – It was the best of times, it was the worst of times … with apologies to Charles Dickens. Our two...

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