Life saving program runs swimmingly

THE Beachport Vacswim program reached record numbers during its recent one-week program which attracted participants from all over the South East region and beyond to the […]

Young citizen honoured

A BEACHPORT teenager who is passionate about her community and contributes to the lives of others has been named Wattle Range Council’s Kintore Ward Australia Day […]

Land sale defended

THE listing for sale of a prime piece of Millicent parklands by the State Government has been defended by member for MacKillop Nick McBride. The land […]

Give a toss for charity

A GROUP of Millicent residents is calling on the community to help them “beat the blues” and break the silence surrounding mental health. This Sunday, the […]

Farm fuel reserves reported stolen

POLICE are urging the community to be vigilant following a fuel siphoning incident near Penola which saw almost 750 litres of diesel stolen. A Wangolina property at Eight Mile Creek was hit[…]

OPINION: Mayor spreads festive message

AS ANOTHER year draws to a close and we enter the festive season, it always seems appropriate that we take time to reflect on the year gone. I have attended many community events since[…]

Average rate increase calculated

MOUNT Gambier ratepayers will see a cumulative increase of around $150 on their average rates across three years as City Council strengthens its war chest for […]

Council executive announces retirement

MOUNT Gambier City Council chief executive Mark McShane announced his retirement yesterday and will finish his role in mid-February. Mr McShane moved from Adelaide to Mount […]