Monthly medal draws big field

IN the biggest field since last summer, 122 players vied for the Mount Gambier Golf Club’s monthly medal on Saturday. With the advent of Spring and […]

Volunteer red tape slashed

VOLUNTEERING screening will be free for all South Australians from November 1 as part of a key election commitment of the Marshall Liberal Government. South Australians have been paying […]

Creditors to meet over club closure

THE voluntary administrator of the Millicent and District Community Club has called a meeting of creditors. David Kidman, of Adelaide insolvency firm Ferrier Hodgson, will meet the creditors[…]

Resource board leader chosen

KEITH’S Louise Densley has been appointed as the South East Natural Resources Management Board regional agriculture Landcare facilitator for 2018 to 2023 Based at the Natural Resources Centre in Keith, Ms Densley will[…]

Contaminated strawberries reported in South Australia

SOUTH Australian Police in conjunction with SA Health are advising members of the public to check punnets of Mal’s Black Label strawberries following a report of a needle found inside the fruit over the weekend. A member of[…]

Lucindale duo deliver goods to drought-affected NSW

FATHER-SON duo John and Andrew Pilmore of Lucindale were welcomed with open arms when they arrived in a drought-affected small town in New South Wales last month Delivering groceries and grain to locals in Pooncarie[…]

Newspaper gives back to cancer support group

THE Border Watch donated 10pc of advertising revenue from a recent feature to the Limestone Coast Prostate Cancer Support Group this week. The $320 donation was accepted by group member Richard Harry, who said the[…]

Fatal crash guilty plea

A YOUNG Asian migrant has pleaded guilty to killing his friend when he crashed a vehicle whilst driving dangerously and intoxicated north of Naracoorte earlier this month. Lal Din Sang, 18, appeared via video-link in the Mount[…]

Pop-up taxation office highlights digital services

THE Australian Taxation Office will “pop-up” at Mount Gambier Marketplace next week to help residents build confidence with tax management. A pop-up shop will be on-site from September 20 to 22, providing face-to-face[…]

Robe mayor praises fracking ban

ROBE Mayor Peter Riseley has welcomed the impending legislated ban on fracking for gas in the South East for the next 10 years. The State Government has supported the bill from parliamentarian Troy Bell and Mr Riseley[…]