Race in the dock

A murder trial in Alice Springs held up a mirror to the town’s dealings with issues of race, writes Kieran Finnane, and the inter-racial dynamics turned out to be not nearly as clearcut as might be expected

14 Oct 13 | Comments (0)

Problem drinkers and the rest of us

Measures to deal with alcohol in Alice Springs go only so far, argues Kieran Finnane

22 Jun 11 | Comments (0)

Dealing with a drift that became a wave

Kieran Finnane reports on how Alice Springs is responding to its surge in population

18 May 11 | Comments (9)

“Big problems” in Alice Springs

Concern about crime in Alice Springs came to a head at a public meeting this week. Kieran Finnane reports on a debate that took some unexpected turns

25 Feb 11 | Comments (4)