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  • 16 Jan 2013
    Shift focus from smoke to road rules

    Dear ‘Confused’, your letter dated December 19 and headed ‘What to do when smokers flout the law?’ refers.

    Before I provide my humble opinion, I would ask that you consider the following: do you always stick to the speed limit and never talk on your mobile while driving; do you drive...

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  • 16 Jan 2013
    Shell boycott won’t stop fracking but will hurt local business

    Lately a lot is going on regarding fracking in the Karoo, especially since the moratorium has been lifted. One can learn all the pros and cons in the press, on television, on the internet, etc., and various anti-fracking activists are now calling for a nationwide boycott of all Shell service...

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  • Moenie van Pinetrees se mense vergeet tot stemtyd nie, asseblief

    Ek is tans ‘n inwoner van Plettenbergbaai - Pinetrees in New Horizons, om presies te wees. Die omstandighede waarin ons woon is skaamtelik.

    Daar is slegs vier toilette in ons buurt, waar daar omtrent 100 mense in shacks woon, en dit word toegesluit. As ons ‘n behoefte het vir die toilet moet...

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