Hospital safety alarm

MEMBER for Mount Gambier Troy Bell has called for an urgent review into security at the city’s hospital amid “alarming” claims a nurse was recently threatened […]

Bell defends political position

MEMBER for Mount Gambier Troy Bell says the number of constituents flowing into his office for assistance has jumped over the past three months.[…]

Labor circles Mount Gambier

THE State Labor Party has vowed to step up its presence ahead of the state election as it continues its controversial campaign against embattled Member for […]

Farmers find silver lining in rain clouds

THE multi-million dollar livestock sector is facing a bumper growing season in the wake of the drenching rains that have pummelled the region over the past […]

Hospital capacity furore

MOUNT Gambier Hospital management has categorically rejected allegations an elderly patient was unable to access a bed yesterday afternoon because the facility was full.[…]

Tributes flow for community stalwart

TRIBUTES flow today for Mount Gambier district resident Bob Stowell, who tragically died when he crashed his motorcycle near Millicent last week. The 59-year-old Donovans resident […]

Nursing stand-off

MOUNT Gambier Hospital continues to be embroiled in staffing resource issues with a key medical workers union claiming it has a shortfall of 10 nurses per week in the medical wards.[…]

Preselection field shortens

MOUNT Gambier businessman Ben Hood has pulled out of the looming Liberal Party preselection contest just days before nominations close. Mr Hood yesterday ended speculation that […]

Patient surge denied

HEALTH authorities yesterday denied there had been a surge in patients being transferred from metropolitan areas to Mount Gambier Hospital due to the relocation of patients to the new Royal Adelaide Hospital in Adelaide.[…]

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Mount Gambier Vocal Showcase

TALENTED singers hit the stage during Showcase 2017 last week at the Wehl Street Theatre, which is presented by the Mount Gambier Choral Society. Add these […]