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Elaine King
Elaine King has been a journalist and editor in South Africa and Hong Kong for more than 30 years.
 
She has worked for the Sunday Times, The Daily News, Style Magazine, the Argus Group, The Media24 Group and is delighted to now be with the Caxton Group.
 
In Hong Kong, where she lived for 16 years and had two children, she worked for the South China Morning Post and wrote a column entitled, Tell Me... which is one of her favourite lines as a journalist.
 
She also worked for other publications in Hong Kong, including Asiaweek, Hong Kong Business, Tatler and compiled news bulletins for CNN.
 
Last year, Elaine took a gap to freelance and did some work for publications like Business Day, Financial Mail and Mail & Guardian, among other freelance work.
 
She is delighted to now be part of the Knysna-Plett Herald.

 
Be very proud of Knysna's cleanliness
08:15 (GMT+2), Thu, 12 January 2017
On New Year's Day I did the unthinkable in any other seaside town I have ever lived in South Africa and went swimming at the closest beach, which happened to be Bollard Bay on Leisure Island. It was packed, but there was peace and everybody was simply happy. In fact, it was a perfect...
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Of mad dogs and snakes
08:14 (GMT+2), Wed, 04 January 2017
Welcome back dear readers and compliments of the season. May this be a year of health, peace and love to all of you...prosperity comes last because if you don't have the others all the money and prosperity in the world isn't going to make you happy. Now let me talk of mad dogs and snakes...
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We wish you happy and safe holidays
10:48 (GMT+2), Tue, 20 December 2016
This is our last edition for the year and you will find us on the shelves again on January 5. During this short holiday break, our online version  will also have a rest apart from breaking news – and that literally means if something serious happens that the community need to...
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Dance slowly… life is not a race
07:46 (GMT+2), Tue, 13 December 2016
Are many people at this time of the year 'running through the day on the fly' when we need not to. Knysna was ravaged by fires last week, there have been fatal car crashes and the pace is tangibly picking up. When traffic pointsmen have to guard people and stop traffic at a very wide...
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When a good smack on the bottom still is deserved
14:27 (GMT+2), Wed, 07 December 2016
When we were kids we played "toktokkie", which was naughty, but not destructive. A gang of kids in our neighbourhood used to knock on people’s door (preferably at night when they had gone to sleep) and ring the doorbell or knock, wake them up, hide in the bushes watching, wail with laughter,...
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