Airport argument drives deep wedge between parties

IT is difficult to believe how low the feelings have reached in the “cool” relationship that exists between Grant District Council and Rex Airlines over issues surrounding the Mount Gambier Airport.[…]

Bell excused from hearing

NEWLY elected Independent Member for Mount Gambier Troy Bell was nowhere to be seen at the city’s courthouse yesterday after he was excused from appearing at a second consecutive hearing.
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Minister orders action

THE voices of landholders and councils have been listened to with changes once again made to the South East Natural Resources Management Board weed spraying services. […]

Marshall’s grand plan for our region

THE state’s new premier guaranteed a stronger and renewed focus on regional South Australia with a Liberal State Government during yesterday’s whirlwind tour of the South […]

NRM cops spray

THE South East Natural Resources Management Board has come under fire for scrapping its weed spraying services across the region, which has triggered an angry backlash […]

Royalties plan caution

MEMBER for Mount Gambier Troy Bell has cautiously welcomed the Liberal State Government’s Royalties for Regions program, stating a cross-agency approach is vital to identify priority […]

Community backs Bell

INDEPENDENT Troy Bell will be officially proclaimed as the Member for Mount Gambier at the formal declaration of the polls this afternoon. Despite facing a string […]

Meningococcal B-strain vaccine push

THE Mount Gambier community has rallied together to launch a petition to help prevent further cases of a potentially deadly disease in the state. Local parents, […]

Eager to invest

CONSTRUCTION of a $125m wood-pellet production plant could be under way by early next year after a Queensland-based renewables company confirmed its eagerness to invest in […]