Grant council supports RSL

GRANT District Council will throw the embattled Mount Gambier Community RSL a $5000 lifeline despite some councillors voicing their opposition to the organisation housing poker machines. […]

Beach breaks ground

DRILLING is underway at Beach Energy’s Haselgrove-3 conventional well south of Penola in an attempt to tap into commercial quantities of gas for South Australia. The […]

Flu crisis worsens

THE unprecedented influenza crisis gripping Mount Gambier’s largest aged care provider continues to escalate with more residents yesterday being suspected of developing the infection. Two more […]

Council dive into tourism concept for ponds

FUTURISTIC accommodation options will be explored by Grant District Council to entice private investment to the world famous Piccaninnie Ponds Conservation Park. Council will instruct a […]

Flu outbreak threatens residents

AGED care operator Boandik has been hit with a major influenza outbreak with up to 23 residents at its Crouch Street facility being tested for or […]

Third candidate confirmed

THE SA Liberal Party has confirmed Mingbool grazier Tony Beck along with Mount Gambier real estate identities Vicki Quinn and Craig Marsh will battle it out […]

Nurses ramp up action

NURSES will stop admissions to some beds at Mount Gambier Hospital amid fresh warnings the staff shortage is a “ticking time bomb” for patients. In a […]

Entries lodged for party preselection

REALTOR Craig Marsh and prominent Mingbool grazier Tony Beck have lodged nominations for Liberal Party preselection for the seat of Mount Gambier, according to party insiders […]

Hospital improvements continue

COUNTRY Health SA regional director Jayne Downs said the Mount Gambier Hospital has made “significant” progress in building the confidence and skills of junior staff as […]