Intruder flees in luxury car

POLICE are investigating a break-in in which an occupant of a home confronted the intruder at Tantanoola on Thursday. Just before midday on Thursday, a two-door red BMW sedan, with Victorian registration plates,[…]

Golden high school memories

MILLICENT North Primary School will take a trip down memory lane next month in celebration of its golden 50th anniversary. Planning is well under way for the two-day event, which will be held at the school grounds on[…]

Third political party enters ring

A THIRD political party has announced it will field a candidate in the seat of Barker at the federal election due in the first half of 2019. Queensland politician and businessman Clive Palmer has revealed his re-badged United[…]

Council projects to progress

MOUNT Gambier City Council will progress a number of engineering projects across the city this month. Footpath construction on Swallow Drive is 90pc completed, while road reconstruction on Sturt Street (between Bay[…]

Vickery nominates

LIMESTONE Coast Local Government Association president Erika Vickery OAM has nominated to be president of the Local Government Association of South Australia.Ms Vickery has been Naracoorte Lucindale Mayor since[…]

Pontoon to feature at Portland foreshore

A SWIMMING pontoon will soon be a feature at the Portland foreshore after a proposal received over $30,000 in State Government funding Nominated for the Pick My Project initiative, the proposal was voted as one of the[…]

Water effective in water filtration

AGRICULTURAL waste can be used to rapidly filter lead from wastewater, new Edith Cowan University (ECU) research has found. An ECU study found canola stalks and lupin straw, which currently have no commercial use[…]

Drug suspect back home awaiting trial

NARACOORTE man accused of dozens of drug trafficking charges has been released on home detention bail as court proceedings progress slowly. Jason Scott Davies, 45, appeared via video-link in the Mount Gambier[…]

Road closures for reconstruction project

NARACOORTE Lucindale Council will start reconstruction of a section of Old Caves Road in Naracoorte this month.Stage one of a three-stage project, the works will be completed from Caves Road 3.8km north towards[…]