Anglican senior bishop visits region

ARCHBISHOP Philip Freier, Primate of the Anglican church in Australia, presided over four confirmations at a packed service at Christ Church Mount Gambier last Sunday[…]

Berry farm in doubt

A PROPOSED major development for the South East may not go ahead with Victoria securing funds from the Federal Government to proceed with an identical project.[…]

Spotlight on men’s health

SOUTH Australian men are being urged not to drop the ball on their health, with AFL star Robbie Gray encouraging men to go for a health check after his brush with testicular cancer[…]

Saleyards budget blow

THE long-awaited report into the Millicent Saleyards has recommended a slew of options for the site’s future, including selling or closing the facility following losses of almost $700,000 over the last six years.
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Bell excused from hearing

NEWLY elected Independent Member for Mount Gambier Troy Bell was nowhere to be seen at the city’s courthouse yesterday after he was excused from appearing at a second consecutive hearing.
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‘Set ban in stone’

THE region’s peak environmental action group has called on the new Liberal State Government to cement the 10-year fracking ban in legislation.
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Predators on the loose in city

A SPATE of fox sightings in central Mount Gambier has prompted a warning from the region’s peak environmental management body to keep small pets in fox-proof enclosures at night[…]