INCUMBENT Labor Member for Light Tony Piccolo, Liberal candidate Karen Mc- Coll and Australian Conservatives candidate Carl Teusner faced off at Salt Church’s political forum on Sunday evening.
RESIDENTS in the Barossa region are not immune from experiencing mental health issues, according to SA-BEST candidate for Schubert Paul Brown.
LIBERAL candidate for Light Karen McColl failed to outline her party’s position on the controversial Safe Schools program at the Salt Church political forum on Sunday night.
SA-BEST leader Nick Xenophon and incumbent Liberal Member for Schubert Stephan Knoll locked horns in their long-awaited political debate, hosted by The Bunyip, at the Sandy Creek Golf Club last Wednesday night.
SA-BEST candidate for Schubert Paul Brown has committed $300,000 to fund a full-time regional events co-ordinator position to help increase tourism in the Barossa Valley.
SENATOR Cory Bernardi’s chief of staff, Rikki Lambert, will run as the Australian Conservatives’ candidate for Schubert at next month’s state election.
GREENS member Felicity Green has been named as the fourth and final candidate for the state election contest for Light, while a high-profile cannabis advocate will stand for the party in the neighbouring seat of King.
LOCAL small businesses, like Evanston’s Café Sia, will benefit from a State Liberal plan to cut the payroll tax burden by $44.5 million per year, if the party is elected next month, according to Liberal candidate for Light Karen McColl.