Civic centre cost blowout

COMPLEX alterations to an elaborate scaffolding system at Mount Gambier’s Civic Centre have pushed an external renovation joint project between Mount Gambier City Council and Country […]

Great white encounter

A LONG weekend fishing trip provided a group of amateur fishermen with a bigger shock than expected when a great white shark circled their boat near […]

United welfare initiative

WELFARE agency ac.care has been formally recognised for excellence in professional practice at the 2017 Australasian Housing Institute awards. The ac.care homelessness services team won the […]

Regional habitat protected

INSPIRING change by connecting people with nature, Conservation Volunteers Australia (CVA) has partnered with the Department of Environment Water and Natural Resources to help protect significant […]

Vintage shopping venture

VINTAGE shoppers will be spoilt for choice when the Bell Tower Op Shop and Lounge opens its bright pink doors to the public next Monday. Manager […]

Glenburnie saleyards financial woes

THE Mount Gambier Saleyards is on track to again record a significant operating loss this financial year amid falling stock numbers and revenue. Grant District Council […]

Recycling reinforced

THE importance of reusing and recycling was reinforced to students in an interactive performance at Mulga Street Primary School on Thursday with Keeping South Australia Beautiful’s […]

Industry milked dry

SOUTH East dairy farmers have been delivered another major blow with an industry processing giant’s shock announcement of rock-bottom farmgate milk prices. Victorian based processor Murray […]

South East sausage kings crowned

THE standard was high at the South East Sausage King competition this year with the regions talented butchers putting their skills to the test and showcasing […]

Blue Lake Highland Pipe drums up support

THE Mount Gambier Community RSL has withdrawn financial support for the city’s long running pipe band because of its ongoing financial predicament. A not-for-profit organisation, Mount […]