Shed destroyed by fire

A BLAZE which completely destroyed a shed at Pelican Point on Thursday evening has been deemed not suspcious, despite fire investigators being unable to determine a […]

Laundry owner praises fire response

A LAUNDROMAT owner has praised the efforts of her staff and the emergency services to contain a small fire in a dryer on Saturday night, allowing […]

Fire at gas drilling site

STAFF at the Beach Energy drilling rig acted quickly to extinguish a fire, which broke out in one of the four generators at the site on […]

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. […]

Fire breaks out at paper mill

A BLAZE that burned more than five tonnes of recycling material at the Kimberley Clark Australia (KCA) factory in Tantanoola on Saturday morning took firefighters around 30 minutes to control. […]

City fire station wins top honour

THE Mount Gambier Metropolitan Fire Service station has been awarded the coveted Chief Officer’s Shield for first place following last month’s annual audit and proficiency assessment. […]

Firefighters tested at annual audit

THE city’s retained Metropolitan Fire Service firefighters polished their boots and put their best foot forward during an annual station assessment on Tuesday night. The Mount […]

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 […]

Rapid fire response

MOUNT Gambier Metropolitan Fire Service (MFS) firefighters responded swiftly to extinguish a dryer fire at a local laundromat after receiving several 000 calls on Friday morning. […]