On this day IN THE TER­RI­TORY

NT News - - OPINION -

10 YEARS AGO:

POWER and Wa­ter is spend­ing $100,000 a year more on di­rec­tors af­ter hir­ing two ex­tra board mem­bers. The spend comes as Territorians are suf­fer­ing the worst black­outs since Cy­clone Tracy.

5 YEARS AGO:

A GOOD Sa­mar­i­tan who was beaten and kicked af­ter at­tempt­ing to in­ter­vene in a do­mes­tic dis­pute in the Dar­win CBD was an off-duty po­lice of­fi­cer. The of­fi­cer was walk­ing home when he in­ter­vened in a dis­tur­bance. He was then sur­rounded by four men and king-hit.

1 YEAR AGO:

ICONIC band Yothu Yindi is set to make a re­mark­able come­back later this month, con­tin­u­ing their legacy fol­low­ing the pass­ing of two orig­i­nal mem­bers. It has been 25 years since Yothu Yindi’s mas­sive hit Treaty was re­leased and five years since they ap­peared on­stage.

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