Prepare for winter’s worst

WITH the start of winter less than two weeks away, the State Emergency Service (SES) has urged South Australians to prepare their home to withstand the […]

Lymphoedema information session planned

THE Mount Gambier Breast Cancer Awareness Group will sponsor a free lymphoedema information session and screening this Friday and Saturday from 9.30am at the Comfort Inn […]

Spotlight on city business successes

NOMINATIONS for the Influential Women in Business Awards opened at the Empowering Women in Business Networking breakfast on Wednesday. The breakfast was also an opportunity to […]

Hotels ramp-up security measures

A PROMINENT Mount Gambier hotelier says there has been a significant upswing in the number of youths “roaming” inner city streets late at night, which was […]

Anti-gas mining activists issue warning

ANTI-GAS mining activists will chain themselves to gates and possibly defy directions from regional police to stop Beach Energy’s $15m proposed exploratory conventional drilling program near […]

Harvey Norman Reader’s Choice winners

THE Harvey Norman and The Border Watch 2017 Gold Cup Fashion Readers Choice Awards nominations have been counted after the community weighed in on their stand-out […]

Council opposes rate capping

DESPITE the objection of one elected member, Mount Gambier City Council announced last week it will oppose rate capping in any form. At last Tuesday’s meeting, […]

Cancer cure the ultimate gift for mum

FORGOING a Mother’s Day sleep in, superhero mums in pink capes, families and friends gathered at the Valley Lake on Sunday morning for the annual Mother’s […]

Timber workers face uncertainty

A PROMINENT regional forestry workers’ union says the possible closure of a Carter Holt Harvey structural timber mill in regional Victoria has sent shock waves across […]

Bashing witnesses urged to speak up

A CONCERNED Mount Gambier resident has made a passionate plea for witnesses or perpetrators to tell authorities what they know about the violent bashing murder of […]