Head shave inspires

FORMER Rendelsham resident Lyndal Redman recently raised $9500 by shaving her head for the Cancer Council. She lost her locks in front of a 400-strong crowd […]

City tourism potential

REGIONAL tourism has been identified by the South Australia Tourism Industry Council (SATIC) as a key area for growth in the state’s visitor economy. SATIC has […]

Creative candles on display

FROM a hobby to a budding business, Mount Gambier resident Laura Wood is making a mark on the Blue Lake city with her creative range of […]

Drug rehabilitation secures funding

THE State Government will fund six residential drug rehabilitation beds in Mount Gambier to tackle the crystal methamphetamine scourge in the community. Health Minister Peter Malinauskas […]

Family fun at city’s spring show

COATS, scarves and beanies were in the plenty over the weekend as families from across the region rugged up for the Mount Gambier A&H Society Spring […]

Poverty awareness sizzling success

DESPITE Crouch Street roadworks, St Vincent De Paul’s barbeque was a sizzling success last Monday. Taking place behind the shop instead of on the footpath, regional […]

Drill rig hits 3.3km below surface

BEACH Energy’s drilling rig at the Haselgrove-3 conventional exploration well this week reached 3.3km below the surface as the company continues its program to target commercial […]

Marsh talks renal unit

NEWLY endorsed Liberal candidate Craig Marsh yesterday pushed the Mount Gambier Hospital’s sub-standard renal unit to the forefront during talks with the party executive. The Mount […]