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 […]

Prestigious award for local top cop

A MOUNT Gambier police officer has been named Rotary Club of Unley’s South Australian police officer of the year. Previously posted as the officer in charge […]

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 […]

Peter puts in training hard yards

RELATIVELY new to the game of training horses, Mount Gambier’s Peter Hardacre, 38, is one of many local trainers striving to get the absolute best out […]

Dog obedience rally praised

THE Blue Lake Obedience Dog Club hosted its annual Obedience, Rally and Agility Dog Trial at the Easter long weekend in ideal conditions. Judges and competitors […]