A14-CAR pileup on the N2 yesterday is the biggest in the province this year – and miraculously not a single life was lost.
The N2 was re-opened at 5pm on Wednesday after a massive 14 car pile-up forced traffic officials to close down the national road between Fort Jackson and Berlin.
Council approves land lease after fiery disagreements THE small town of Berlin may be in line for a major facelift after Buffalo City Metro (BCM) finally approved leasing a 374ha land parcel for a R2-billion development proposal.
Dumpsite smoke angers residents BERLIN residents fear their health is suffering as a result of foul smoke covering the town after a dumpsite fire two weeks ago.
A MONTH after the province’s head of education lashed out at illegal school closures, Nowawe High School in Berlin has flouted his directive.
NEW owners have taken over the derelict FormalChem plant in Berlin and are to remove hundreds of drums of hazardous urea formaldehyde, methanol and other toxic chemicals this week.
TOXIC chemicals leaking out of hundreds of drums at the derelict FormalChem plant in Berlin could also be coming from an underground dump.
HUNDREDS of rusting barrels of toxic and flammable methanol and urea formaldehyde glue lie rotting in the sun and rain at a derelict, asset-stripped chemical plant in Berlin.