Cyclist dies after crashing into barrier in Adelaide Hills

Cyclist dies after crashing into barrier in Adelaide Hills

Posted December 30, 2018 13:50:33 Photo: Police and ambulances at the scene of the fatal crash. (ABC News: Samantha Dawes) A cyclist has died after hitting a barrier at Crafers West in the Adelaide Hills this morning. Police say the 46-year-old Woodcroft man died at the scene at about 9:45am …

Adelaide Catholic school teacher loses unfair dismissal case over ‘sugar daddy’ remarks

Adelaide Catholic school teacher loses unfair dismissal case over ‘sugar daddy’ remarks

Posted December 29, 2018 12:41:18 A teacher has been fired from his job at an Adelaide Catholic school for suggesting to a student that he could be her “sugar daddy”. Key points: Adelaide teacher suggested to a student he could be her ‘sugar daddy’ in March He was dismissed by …

Drink-driver allegedly four times alcohol limit in fatal Adelaide pedestrian crash

Drink-driver allegedly four times alcohol limit in fatal Adelaide pedestrian crash

Posted December 29, 2018 10:27:03 A driver involved in a fatal crash in Adelaide’s south has allegedly returned a blood-alcohol reading almost four times the legal limit. Police allege the 23-year-old Aberfoyle Park man struck and killed a pedestrian on Black Road near Main South Road at Flagstaff Hill just …

Police find body of missing man Nischal Ghimire on Adelaide beach

Police find body of missing man Nischal Ghimire on Adelaide beach

Posted December 29, 2018 00:34:17 Police have found the body of a man, who went missing from Glenelg Beach Friday morning, after an extensive air and land search. Nischal Ghimire’s body was found at the West Beach boat ramp at 7:30pm on Friday evening. Nischal Ghimire, 22, was reported missing …

Racist slur allegedly hurled by Adelaide fans at soccer player Roly Bonevacia being investigated

Racist slur allegedly hurled by Adelaide fans at soccer player Roly Bonevacia being investigated

Updated December 27, 2018 18:44:54 Photo: Roly Bonevacia (right) contests the ball during a round 17 A-League match in January 2017. (AAP: David Mariuz) Related Story: Footy players ‘apologise unreservedly’ over blackface stunt Investigations have begun into reports from a Western Sydney Wanderers player of being subjected to racist slurs …

Woman left on road after hit and run in Adelaide on Christmas morning

Woman left on road after hit and run in Adelaide on Christmas morning

Posted December 25, 2018 09:49:25 Police are investigating a hit and run in Adelaide’s north on Christmas morning which has left a woman in a serious condition in hospital. Emergency services were called to Craigmore Road at Blakeview — near the intersection with Park Lake Boulevard — just after 3:00am …

One woman’s road trip with 55 cats, trekking from Sydney to Adelaide in 1969

One woman’s road trip with 55 cats, trekking from Sydney to Adelaide in 1969

By Lara Lauth for RetroFocus Updated December 22, 2018 10:45:44 Imagine this: 5,500 kilometres in a small car with 55 cats in the middle of the summer of 1969. That’s the great trek Sydney’s Rae ‘Manx’ Morgan undertook in order to celebrate the holidays with her husband. “It was the …

High levels of PFAS contamination linked to Adelaide firefighting boat

High levels of PFAS contamination linked to Adelaide firefighting boat

Updated December 20, 2018 18:37:01 South Australia’s Metropolitan Fire Service (MFS) has revealed that a boat is to blame for “highly elevated” levels of PFAS in the blood of several firefighters from a suburban station. Key points: High levels of PFAS have been blamed on a firefighting boat Eggs and …

Queensland man allegedly tries to sneak 50kg of cannabis onto flight from Adelaide

Queensland man allegedly tries to sneak 50kg of cannabis onto flight from Adelaide

Posted December 20, 2018 20:00:38 A Queensland man has been charged with drug trafficking after police allegedly found 50 kilograms of cannabis in his luggage at Adelaide Airport. The 32-year-old man from Ormeau Hills, between Brisbane and the Gold Coast, was about to board a commercial flight for Brisbane. Police …

Big Bash confusion as Adelaide Strikers withdraw run-out appeal against Brisbane Heat

Big Bash confusion as Adelaide Strikers withdraw run-out appeal against Brisbane Heat

Posted December 20, 2018 09:27:46 Photo: James Pattinson was given out, despite appearing to have his bat safely in. (Supplied: Channel 7) Related Story: Heat opener Harris smashes fastest WBBL century off just 42 balls Confusion reigned in the opening game of the Big Bash League at the Gabba in …