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‘Deadly’ E.coli levels found in Cape river

A river flowing into scenic Gordon's Bay has been found to contain potentially deadly levels of E.coli bacteria.

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‘This river is now a toilet’

Cleaners of Sir Lowry's Pass River say their haul includes dead animals, soiled nappies, used sanitary towels and faeces.

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The positive side of load shedding

We will grumble and groan, but maybe there’s a silver lining in all of this, says Mike Wills.

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Lead SA Youth Heroes say goodbye with a legacy of goodwill
Do you remember your Matric year? Rushing to get your admissions in to university, planning your Matric ball, frantically trying to get those last study hours in, and att ...