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CFS crews believe they've been able to save an iconic restaurant that came under threat from a bushfire on Kangaroo Island overnight.
However the blaze, at Middle River, is still out of control, and there has been damage to other buildings and a fire truck.
Extra CFS crews are being sent to the island to help with the blaze today.
Fire has destroyed a house in the northern suburbs.
Crews were called to the blaze in Elizabeth Park just before 3 this morning - the single storey house was unoccupied at the time.
Funding cuts to Education, Health and South Australia's share of the GST will be the hot topic for the Premier at today's COAG meeting in Canberra.
The PM is doing his best to stay out of the Barnaby Joyce controversy.
Ahead of today's COAG meeting, Malcolm Turnbull says the deputy Prime Minister has always been accountable for his actions.
More money is being invested into law-and-order in South Australia.
The state government is putting in close to 5 million dollars to have bollistic and stab proof vests for police and more hand held X-ray devices to crackdown on weapons, contraband and drugs.
And most of us are seriously distracted behind the wheel according to a new study.
Researchers fitted drivers with special glasses and found they looked away from the road for an average of about 3km in every 1-hour journey.
- Maria Gaban