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Routine testing has revealed that local rivers are already contaminated with sewage due to poor water management, according to a 2014/5 Integrated Development Plan Review report. (File photo)

Raw sewage plagues Douglas man

April Eiland claims his home in Douglas outside of Kuruman is plagued almost daily by horrid smells emanating from...

mary bringing her washing in

Living in toxic wasteland

Two women wage a daily struggle against toxic dust entering their homes and lungs, the legacy of mining on...

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