Drug use a ‘health gamble’

LEADING health researchers have warned South East people dabbling in crystal methamphetamine are gambling with their long-term health. The warning comes as leading South Australian researchers […]

Groups unite to combat ice

THE insidious drug commonly known as ice continues to have a “crippling impact” on the Mount Gambier community. This is the important message from Limestone Coast […]

Cutting edge show takes shape

UNCOVERING the dark world of ice addiction, Gener8 Theatre’s In the Pines production promises to have people on the edge of their seats as the cast […]

Xenophon plan to halve ice levels

SA-BEST leader Nick Xenophon has called for bipartisan support to slash the level of ice use in South Australia by half within two years.[…]

Book shares substance abuse stories

DELVING into crystal methamphetamine addiction and the effects on families in the community, Headspace Mount Gambier’s new book Operation Defrost is raw, honest and emotional. Written […]

Ice cheaper than pizza

THE head of the nation’s major organisation supporting Aboriginal people with drug and alcohol issues has put out a blunt warning about crystal methamphetamine.[…]

Drug rehabilitation secures funding

THE State Government will fund six residential drug rehabilitation beds in Mount Gambier to tackle the crystal methamphetamine scourge in the community. Health Minister Peter Malinauskas […]