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 […]

Community elects duo

FORGING a strong bond for the betterment of the Penola and Coonawarra district will be the focus of Wattle Range Council Riddoch Ward representatives Dean Burrow […]

Mill expansion appeal

THE appeal process against the expansion of a timber processing plant’s operating hours at Yahl is continuing in the Environment, Resources and Development Court. The appeal […]

Record burns forcasted

PRESCRIBED burns are set for record numbers this season as the Department for Environment and Water prepares to reduce bushfire risk in areas across South Australia. Over spring and autumn, 65 burns treating over 7300[…]

Lee to contest second term

MAYOR Andrew Lee will seek re-election to represent the city as its civic leader for a second term. Despite controversy during his first term, Mr Lee […]

Martin announces election intention

THE Mount Gambier mayoral race has been thrown wide open with prominent business leader Lynette Martin OAM announcing she will contest the upcoming local government elections. […]

Community fare ‘up in air’

GRANT District Council is yet to make a decision regarding whether it will commit to a five-year “community fare” deal with a regional airline giant. This […]

Blackspot funds sought

GRANT District Council will seek blackspot funding for one the district’s most notorious intersections. Council will lodge an application for State Government funding to improve the […]

Second mayoral contender emerges

WATTLE Range residents will vote for their mayor for the first time in eight years with two contenders emerging for the role. The position will be […]