‘Ignorant’ and a ‘complete lack of responsibility’: MLA reaction to Alice Springs crime plan

‘Ignorant’ and a ‘complete lack of responsibility’: MLA reaction to Alice Springs crime plan

The Fyles Government plan to help reduce crime in Alice Springs, including housing police and Territory Families, Housing and Communities staff in the one building, has been described as “ignorant” and showing a “complete lack of responsibility,” by independent MLA for Araluen Robyn Lambley, and comes after it was revealed in Budget Estimates the government has no single documented plan to fight crime in the town.

NT alcohol consumption rising towards pre-minimum floor price level: ACIC report

NT alcohol consumption rising towards pre-minimum floor price level: ACIC report

The Northern Territory had a temporary decrease in alcohol consumption following the introduction of a minimum unit price on alcohol in October 2018, however consumption “appears” to have increased since then towards the pre-intervention level, the Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission said its drug monitoring wastewater analysis program reports shows.

Large improvement for tourism but full recovery not expected until 2023-24

Large improvement for tourism but full recovery not expected until 2023-24

The latest visitor data released by Tourism Research Australia shows that the tourism sector in the Northern Territory has recovered somewhat from the COVID-19 restrictions, although it is still more a third down on March 2020 before the borders closed, and with a return to 2018-2019 levels not predicted until 2023-24.

NT Independent Cheapest Fuel Prices – July 1

NT Independent Cheapest Fuel Prices – July 1

The NT Independent is providing you with a guide of the cheapest fuel prices across the Northern Territory. See below which servos offer the cheapest prices on diesel and unleaded petrol.

Living the life in the CBD

Living the life in the CBD

Grab this opportunity to purchase a unit in this exclusive complex right in the CBD. This is property is perfect for occupancy or to add to your portfolio of earning assets. No. 9/15 Leichhardt Terrace, Alice Springs is currently being offered for $329,000.

NT Independent Car of the Week

NT Independent Car of the Week

Thanks to Dustin’s Autos, Darwin’s most trusted car dealer, the NT Independent continues to bring you the supercar of the week.

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