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It's the Mini Budget we had to have – Labor would have done it too, says Treasurer

 

 

With net debt in the non-financial public sector projected to reach $5.54 billion by 2015-16 and the fiscal imbalance at $867 million in 2012-13 in the Pre-Election Fiscal Outlook, it is not only responsible, but also necessary, to take steps that improve the Territory’s financial position, says Treasurer Robyn Lambley, handing down her Mini Budget.

LETTER: Power, water hikes will drive up council rates

Alice Springs Town Council will be compelled to pass on the recently announced Power and Water Corporation price increases, writes Mayor Damien Ryan.

Offending in Alice significantly worse than five years ago …

... while Darwin's offending is significantly better in many categories


The picture of offending in Alice Springs over the last five years is not pretty in most categories. Importantly our homicide and related offences are not climbing but in most other categories the increases are very significant. This is revealed in the June Quarter 2012 crime statistics released by the Mills Government yesterday. Darwin, by contrast, experienced significant decreases in most categories. KIERAN FINNANE reports.

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