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 […]

Senseless vandalism continues

VANDALS continue to target the dilapidated Fidler and Webb building in the heart of the city, which has been described as a “blight” on the central […]

Fire leaves $2m damage bill

EMERGENCY Services Minister Chris Picton has praised the mateship and community spirit shown in the wake of the devastating Sherwood bushfires as he toured the scorched region last week[…]

‘Idiotic’ graffiti slammed

WATTLE Range Mayor Peter Gandolfi has branded vandals of the Welcome to Millicent sign “idiots” as costs to restoring the stone structure escalate. Vandals targeted the […]

Motorcylce lost in accidental shed fire

A PORT MacDonnell man has lost a Harley Davidson motorcycle after an accidental fire started in his shed, causing around $60,000 worth of damage yesterday morning. […]

Vandals damage swimming lake

POLICE action will be sought by Wattle Range Council against the culprits responsible for the latest acts of vandalism at the Millicent Swimming Lake. Council chief […]

Wild weather wreaks havoc

EMERGENCY service crews were kept on their toes as damaging wind gusts reached speeds of up to 78km/h in Mount Gambier on Sunday afternoon. Mount Gambier […]

Weeping for the willows

THIRTEEN weeping willow trees lining Crouch Street South will be removed next week to the dismay of prominent Mount Gambier surgeon Barney McCusker. Of the 13 […]