Rec-centre progress outlined

MARCH 20: MOUNT Gambier City Council allocates $30,000 to have concept plans drawn ahead of a potential bid for federal funding. The resolution follows Cr Frank […]

Frogs ‘call for help’

AUSTRALIA’S frogs are calling for help and you can play a key role in saving them by taking part in Australia’s biggest frog count – FrogID Week – which finishs on Sunday. FrogID Week is the next phase of the Australian[…]

New faces elected to council chamber

MOUNT Gambier City Council is set for a major shakeup with four new faces elected to the chamber. Elected member positions were tightly contested as vote counting was finalised yesterday, with a number of incumbent[…]

Kingston Keno win

A KINGSTON man is looking forward to sipping a celebratory glass of champagne after scoring a $50,000 Spot 8 prize in a recent Keno draw.The winning entry was not registered to an Easiplay Club Card so South Australian[…]

Armistice centenary commemoration

REMEMBRANCE Day is expected to attract hundreds of people to the Soldiers Memorial in the Vansittart Gardens on Sunday to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Armistice to end World War I. At the eleventh hour of[…]

Airport power outage

THE Mount Gambier Airport terminal was without power for around two hours today due to an undetermined fault. Electricity at the terminal was cut off at 8.43am and restored by SA Power Networks maintenance crews at 11.30am[…]

No bites for fishing knife tale

A MOUNT Gambier man who was located at a local hotel in possession of a fishing knife received a small fine in court on Tuesday. Gage Michael Leddin, 19, appeared unrepresented in the Mount Gambier Magistrates Court[…]

Grant encourages greener futures

LIMESTONE Coast primary schools and early learning centres are set for a greener future, with applications now open for the first round of the Woolworths Junior Landcare Grants program.”The program was funded through[…]

Former teacher jailed for sexual offences

A FORMER South East music teacher has been jailed for 10 years after being found guilty at trial for several sexual offences committed against young students in the 1990s. Trenton John Wickers, 49, appeared in the Adelaide[…]