Council candidate outlines priorities

DEVELOPMENT of new toilet blocks near the Valley Lakes playground is high on the agenda of former Mount Gambier City Council elected member Paul Jenner as […]

Second chance given after suspended sentence breach

A MOUNT Gambier man found in possession of four push knives while serving a suspended sentence for a weapons-related crime has narrowly avoided time behind bars. Andrew David Howe, 34, appeared in the Mount Gambier[…]

Cricket leaders announced

THE Millicent and District Cricket Association will continue to have Matt Ballantyne as its president for the coming 12 months. Representatives from the MDCA clubs re-elected […]

New pay deal accepted

WORKERS at Mount Gambier’s OneFortyOne Jubilee Highway Sawmill have accepted a new pay deal following enterprise bargaining negotiations. The union representing timber workers announced the two […]

Former chief returns to chamber

FORMER Wattle Range Council chief executive Peter Harriott made a brief and surprise return to the Millicent meeting chamber last week. Unbeknown to others, Mr Harriott […]

Dog matters keep rangers busy

GRANT District Council’s community ranging team has been busy with a string of incidents across the district over the past month. Dog matters continue to keep the team busy with community rangers reporting one attack on a[…]

Legal scrap continues over asbestos dump

A LEGAL stand-off between a Warrnambool contractor and Grant District Council continues over a proposed asbestos dump along Cafpirco Road on the edge of Mount Gambier. […]