Lions help at hand

EARLIER this year, a devastating bushfire at Sherwood, 30km north west of Bordertown, killed 2000 stock and destroyed 12000ha of land. Police later confirmed a faulty […]

Another fire has Nangwarry worried

SOUTH East firefighters are hoping arsonists who deliberately started fires are arrested and feel the full weight of the law following another string of suspicious house […]

Woodchip silos go up in smoke

MOUNT Gambier and district firefighters contained a large silo blaze that erupted at a timber manufacturing plant on Sunday, sending plumes of smoke billowing across residential […]

Mount Burr home damaged by blaze

A BLAZE caused extensive damages to a Mount Burr home on Saturday night with Country Fire Service crews bravely battling the fire. CFS crews from the […]

Sheds destroyed by blaze

A NANGWARRY resident had a frightening start to the morning yesterday when she woke to find her shed engulfed in flames. Police and firefighters responded to […]

Forestry giant puts the heat on community

WITH another heatwave on the way local pine forestry giant OneFortyOne Plantations has reminded the community to remain vigilant and be well-prepared. OFO fire and safety […]

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[…]