Joel Bowden (pictured), ex-footballer, union worker, holder of a Bachelor of Education and a Master of Business Administration and currently studying a Bachelor of Laws, retains the blue ribbon seat despite a big swing against Labor. ERWIN CHLANDA reports.
All Johnston candidates put Labor last on the how to vote cards, writes Sue Fraser-Adams, president, Ban Fracking Fix Crime Protect Water Party (at left). Labor pretends it is against fracking, she says.
Following distribution of preferences last night Kylie Bonanni has maintained her decisive lead to be elected to the Alice Springs Town Council, filling the vacancy left by Geoff Booth. KIERAN FINNANE reports.