Fire fighter museum sees progress

WORK is progressing on development of the South Australian Volunteer Fire Fighters Museum with a membership drive and events planned after a well-attended annual general meeting in Naracoorte last month.[…]

Community funding pool opens

UPGRADES to sporting and community facilities, tourism campaigns and volunteer support services are among projects vying for funding within Grant District Council in round one of […]

Fire breaks out at paper mill

A BLAZE that burned more than five tonnes of recycling material at the Kimberley Clark Australia (KCA) factory in Tantanoola on Saturday morning took firefighters around 30 minutes to control. […]

Proposed museum lift-off

NARACOORTE is set to benefit from the Federal Government’s Building Better Regions Fund with $18,750 awarded to the South Australian Volunteer Fire Fighters Museum.[…]

Miracle escape from crash

A VICTORIAN male driver and his female passenger are “lucky to be alive” after the car they were travelling in was involved in a head-on crash […]

Residents escape fierce house fire

OCCUPANTS of a house in Tarpeena have escaped injury after neighbours alerted them to a fire minutes before it engulfed the property on Friday night. Five […]

Tributes flow for community stalwart

TRIBUTES flow today for Mount Gambier district resident Bob Stowell, who tragically died when he crashed his motorcycle near Millicent last week. The 59-year-old Donovans resident […]

Tree crushes vehicle in wild weather

NATASHA Williams arrived at her parents’ Mount Gambier home after a Father’s Day lunch on Sunday to find her car crushed and hidden beneath a huge […]

Firefighters put bodies on the line

TWO Millicent Country Fire Service volunteers will step up to fight mental illness by climbing up 28 floors wearing 25kg of turnout gear and breathing apparatus next month[…]