New council to decide grant option

GRANT District Council has referred a decision on whether it will apply for federal funding to further upgrade the Glenburnie Saleyards. Elected members last week voted to defer a decision until the new council is[…]

New faces elected to council chamber

MOUNT Gambier City Council is set for a major shakeup with four new faces elected to the chamber. Elected member positions were tightly contested as vote counting was finalised yesterday, with a number of incumbent[…]

Animal welfare league in limbo

THE embattled South East Animal Welfare league will remain in limbo as it awaits a decision from Mount Gambier City Council about increased funding. The not-for-profit […]

Outgoing councillors farewelled

MOUNT Gambier City Council formally farewelled outgoing elected members Penny Richardson, Des Mutton and Mark Lovett at their final monthly meeting on Tuesday night. Both Cr […]

City Council ballot drawn

A MAJORITY of Mount Gambier City Council candidates turned out to watch the ballot draw at the civic centre yesterday afternoon, with the notable exception of […]

Council elections heat up

LOCAL government elections will start to heat up with nominations for elected members closing midday today for candidates for Mount Gambier City and Grant District councils. […]

City Council nominations open

THE candidate nomination period for positions on Mount Gambier City Council as part of this year’s local government elections open today. Nominations are open to most community members[…]

City Council set for reshuffle

MOUNT Gambier City Council is set for a reshuffle given at least three incumbent elected members will not contest the November postal ballot. Cr Penny Richardson, Cr Des Mutton and[…]