Tractor gutted by fire near Tantanoola

A MECHANICAL fault is understood to have caused a tractor to catch alight at Tantanoola yesterday afternoon. Emergency services personnel were called to the sealed Tantanoola […]

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 […]

Backyard blaze engulfs shed

A FIRE engulfed a shed at a property in Kalangadoo on Saturday after rubbish lit by the male occupant burnt out of control, causing around $10,000 […]

Fire danger season nears

THE South Australian Country Fire Service is warning residents not to be complacent, with fire crews being called to several escaped burn-offs in the past week. […]

South Australian firefighters remembered

METROPOLITAN Fire Service (MFS) and Country Fire Service (CFS) representatives from the region paused for one minute on Tuesday to remember and honour firefighters who have […]

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 […]

Tarpeena house gutted in blaze

FIREFIGHTERS managed to stop a fire spreading from one Tarpeena home to another in the early hours of yesterday morning. Damage to the value of around […]

Fire medal for lifetime of service

A LIFETIME of community service has culminated in Mount Gambier Country Fire Service operations captain Bob Davis being named a recipient of the Australian Fire Service […]