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[…]

Challenge to set ban in stone

MEMBER for Mount Gambier Troy Bell has moved forward with his pledge to bolster the Marshall Government’s cabinet-imposed fracking ban, introducing a bill seeking to enshrine the moratorium[…]