Emergency strain eases

TECHNOLOGICALLY advanced stretchers being rolled out in ambulances across the region are expected to extend the careers of paramedics. A total of 350 hydraulic-powered Stryker stretchers […]

Rapid fire response

MOUNT Gambier Metropolitan Fire Service (MFS) firefighters responded swiftly to extinguish a dryer fire at a local laundromat after receiving several 000 calls on Friday morning. […]

Gun security tightened

GUN owners in the South East will have to meet higher standards of security for the privilege of owning firearms after new legislation was rolled out […]

‘Fun Run’ deal struck

ONEFORTYONE Plantations will hold the naming rights for the Blue Lake Fun Run over the next three years after a sponsorship deal was struck with the […]

Court denies bail to ‘blood brothers’

TWO brothers charged with the bashing murder of Bordertown man Rex Court have been refused bail in the Adelaide Magistrates Court yesterday. Dominic, 20, and Jordon […]

Court efficiency improved

A WELCOME change to legal proceedings in Mount Gambier is expected to improve court efficiency in the region with the Office of the Director of Public […]

Speeding drivers nabbed

LIMESTONE Coast highway patrol has nabbed 52 motorists for speeding during a state-wide road safety operation focusing on drivers “creeping” over the speed limit on the […]

No ‘Lee way’ on debt

MOUNT Gambier Mayor Andrew Lee has become embroiled in civil litigation after failing to pay a large debt to a local building contractor who built two […]

Youths to feel full weight of law

YOUTHS tried as adults in South Australian courts can expect to feel the full weight of the law after a push for a legislative change that will see young offenders more severely punished. […]