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Youth in dock for lecturer’s murder
October 20 2014 at 13:54

An 18-year-old youth who allegedly killed a University of the Free State lecturer made a brief appearance in the Bloemfontein Magistrate’s Court.

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Teen arrested for lecturer’s murder
October 19 2014 at 11:14

An 18-year-old has been arrested for the murder of a University of Free State lecturer, police said.

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Free State rapist jailed for life
October 15 2014 at 19:52

The Bloemfontein Sexual Offences Court has sentenced a 27-year-old man to life in prison for raping a 19-year-old woman.

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Search continues for missing UFS student
October 15 2014 at 14:49

The search is continuing for a University of Free State (UFS) student who went missing last week, Free State police said.

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Free State school building set alight
October 11 2014 at 14:07

Thabong police are investigating a case of arson after the administration building was torched at Letsete Secondary School.

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EFF members in dock over burnt houses
October 8 2014 at 17:45

Four EFF members appeared in the Bothaville Magistrate's Court for allegedly burning eight houses in Kgotsong township.

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R4m tobacco bust in Free State
October 8 2014 at 15:50

Two men were arrested on the R73 in Welkom with raw tobacco with an estimated value of R4 million.

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Three held after Free State woman murdered
October 7 2014 at 20:30

A woman was found stabbed to death and naked from the waist down in Phomolong near Hennenman.

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R2m perlemoen case postponed
October 7 2014 at 17:11

The case of a man arrested for possession of more than one ton of perlemoen (abalone) has been postponed.

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EFF members to appear for burning houses
October 7 2014 at 16:34

Four EFF members who handed themselves over to police after allegedly setting alight Bothaville houses did not appear in court.

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Judge president candidates expected soon
October 7 2014 at 12:52

The candidates for the Free State judge president position are expected to be announced soon.

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EFF members turn themselves in
October 7 2014 at 10:30

Four EFF members have surrendered to police after the torching of six houses in Kgotsong.

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Twelve in court for burning houses
October 6 2014 at 21:50

Twelve people appeared in court for allegedly burning eight houses in the local Kgotsong township in the Free State.

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Free State electricity to remain on
October 3 2014 at 18:31

Electricity supply to three Free State municipalities which owe power utility Eskom R736 million will stay on, AfriForum said.

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Plastic murder case on hold
October 2 2014 at 21:36

The case of a man accused of murdering a man who allegedly insulted him by covering him with plastic and setting it alight has been postponed.

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Eskom to cut power to F State municipalities
October 2 2014 at 21:26

Three Free State municipalities will no longer receive electricity supply from Eskom until they make a plan to pay back their R736 million debt.

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Bakkie, train collide in Bloemfontein
October 1 2014 at 14:56

An elderly man sustained moderate injuries when a train collided with his bakkie on a level-crossing in Bloemfontein.

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Pedestrian hit by two cars
September 30 2014 at 10:17

A man was killed in Bloemfontein when he was hit by two cars on Abrahamskraal Road, paramedics said.

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Severe thunderstorms expected in SA
September 29 2014 at 13:03

Severe thunderstorms are expected in several provinces across the country, the SA Weather Service said.

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Khuma: a township in ruins
September 26 2014 at 14:43

The township of Khuma near Orkney in the North West, is still reeling after the 5.5 magnitute quake struck the area.

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