KCA mill workers to vote on new pay deal

MEMBERS of the largest blue collar union at the Kimberly-Clark Australia Millicent Mill will vote on a new enterprise bargaining offer of a staggered 4.5pc pay rise and a $1000 cash incentive. Negotiations between the company[…]

Fire danger dates announced

SOUTH Australian Country Fire Service (CFS) has announced the fire danger season will start in the Upper South East on November 15 and the Lower South East on November 22. Acting preparedness operations director Brett[…]

No pollution found

NO evidence of polluted underground water has been found in testing bores at Lake McIntyre. Wattle Range Council engineering services director Peter Halton reported the findings to council’s October monthly meeting.[…]

Investment indicates ‘booming industry’

THE nation’s peak wood products industry group says the proposed pellet plant along with other industry investment demonstrates the regional industry is “booming”. Australian Forest Products Association SA branch manager[…]

Unique program released

ASPIRING community leaders across the Limestone Coast are urged to apply for a unique opportunity being delivered by the local government sector.The Limestone Coast Local Government Association, together a number of[…]

Scalpers target country performances

COUNTRY Arts SA has issued a warning to its regional theatre patrons – including the Sir Robert Helpmann Theatre – to be wary of online ticket scalpers. Tickets to the upcoming Celtic Illusion stage show, scheduled for October[…]

Accused bailed despite lengthy disorderly history

A MOUNT Gambier man with a history of incidents at the Mount Gambier Hospital was released on bail last week despite another act of disorderly behaviour in the emergency department last month.As new details emerged[…]

Additional grant funding to support wine makers

SMALL and medium wine makers are set to benefit from an additional $500,000 in grant funding to open more doors in key export markets from the Coalition Government. Member for Barker Tony Pasin said the extra funds for[…]