City surgeon toast of the state

MOUNT Gambier resident general surgeon Matthias Wichmann is the toast of the state’s medical fraternity after being awarded with a prestigious award. In a surprise announcement […]

Grant Council audits waste handling sites

GRANT District Council has carried out a desktop audit of waste handling sites within its boundary following community uproar over the Sandyridge quarry asbestos application. With the o[…]

Mill investment to boost jobs

THE region’s largest integrated forestry company will pour $20m into its Mount Gambier sawmill this financial year to drive efficiencies and secure its expansive workforce. The […]

Drought relief convoy en route

THE regional community is rallying behind drought-stricken farmers south of Tamworth by organising a convoy of trucks laden with hay. Volunteers are expected to head off […]

Urgent call made for better phone service

GRANT District Council will step up its campaign to land a mobile phone tower at Glenburnie to end coverage blackspots at the multi-million-dollar livestock centre and […]