Regional gas debate roars on

PRODUCTION is well under way at Beach Energy’s Haselgrove-3 conventional gas well north of Mount Gambier with flaring continuing at the site. Flaring began on Saturday […]

Country roads snubbed

UPGRADING country roads should be a higher priority for the Liberal Party than a multi-million dollar city car park, according to the Member for Mount Gambier […]

Bypass demand

SA-BEST will demand the completion of the $4.5m Penola Bypass if MacKillop candidate Tracy Hill wins the seat and the party holds the balance of power after the state election[…]

Eagles net funds

THE announcement of a $426,000 State Government grant for a female facility at McCorquindale Memorial Park had the Penola community buzzing on Monday. The State Government […]

Priest welcomed to Penola

DESCRIBING Penola as a spiritual gem, Father Michael Romeo is delighted to immerse himself in the community as the town’s new Catholic priest. Growing up in […]

Experienced winemaker departs region

ACCOMPLISHED winemaker Sandrine Gimon will be sorely missed as she exits the region after 25 years dedicated to Rymill Coonawarra. Growing up around her wine making […]