Rural health in the spotlight

MENTAL illness and cardiovascular disease are just some of the prominent problems faced by Limestone Coast residents, according to the University of South Australia (UniSA) Department […]

Celebration of style

MOUNT Gambier milliner Ashlee Kalantarian will give New York City slickers a taste of South East style next month. In September, the mother-of-two will showcase her […]

Tackling indigenous smoking

WHAT may have begun as a small idea for local resident Danielle Ashford soon turned into something which could be the answer to stopping the indigenous population’s number […]

Milk plant starts production

PRODUCTION of powdered milk has started at the state-of-the-art Union Dairy Company milk plant, launching new competition in the region’s milk market. Production has exceeded expectations, […]

Priest welcomes peaceful plebiscite

PENOLA’S Anglican priest father John Thompson has condemned negativity and violence towards same-sex couples in the region. However, he has stated he would not conduct a […]

Bell on bail in $2m theft case

MEMBER for Mount Gambier Troy Bell has appeared in court for the first time after being charged with the theft of more than $2m dollars. Troy […]

Learning stems from science fair

ERUPTING volcanoes and interactive sensory experiments were on display at Newbery Park Primary School last week for the inaugural science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) day […]

Forestry milestone celebrated

FORESTRY company OneFortyOne Plantations has driven a 45pc increase in the regional domestic processing sector since taking over the State Government’s forestry estate five years ago. […]

Rally stage scheduled

A NUMBER of Millicent motoring identities are staging an extra rally to coincide with the 40th running of the annual Pines Enduro next month. The locals […]