Women’s Auxiliary celebrates 80 years

THE Mount Gambier Community RSL Women’s Auxiliary will celebrate 80 years this month. Active since 1938, the organisation supports the RSL, wives of returned servicemen and […]

Domestic violence help only a call away

MEMBER for Mount Gambier Troy Bell has welcomed the State Government’s commitment to funding a domestic violence crisis hotline for women across South Australia, but says more funding should be […]

Forestry regulator allays over-harvest fears

THE national forest sustainability regulator has dismissed fears regional foresters are “abusing” the plantation estate through over-harvesting. Australian Forestry Standard Ltd – trading as Responsible Wood […]

Epilepsy centre support call

INDEPENDENT parliamentarian Troy Bell’s attempt to provide State Government funds to the Epilepsy Centre has prompted a Liberal backbencher to express his disappointment the request has […]

More docs given start

AN ADDITIONAL two junior doctors will be based in Mount Gambier from January as part of a State Government initiative to address the shortage of health […]

Businesses back pool poll calls

THE Mount Gambier Chamber of Commerce has urged Mount Gambier City Council to heed the calls of the city’s political leaders in regards to a proposed […]

Unanimous parliament support for jazz festival

THE unanimous bipartisan support for independent MP Troy Bell’s move to grant Generations in Jazz major event status is an “exciting day” for everyone involved with the festival, according to event[…]