Campaign dispels ‘sexual offence myths’

VICTORIA Police has launched a week-long social media campaign to bust common myths and misconceptions around sexual offences ahead of end-of-year celebrations. Three videos dispelling[…]

Sobering alcohol theft sentence

MOUNT Gambier City Council will progress a number of engineering projects across the city this month. Installation of a concrete footpath on Hart Street is 90pc completed, while a[…]

New executive search

LIMESTONE Coast Local Government Association (LGLGA) executive officer Dom Testoni has resigned and will take a position as chief executive of the Benalla Council in Victoria. Mr Testoni begins[…]

Prison rape conviction after second trial

A MAN who raped his cell-mate in the Mount Gambier Prison in 2016 was imprisoned for four years, eight months and 14 days in court this week. Wichthiel William Nyuon, 34, appeared in […]

City engineering projects continue

MOUNT Gambier City Council will progress a number of engineering projects across the city this month. Installation of a concrete footpath on Hart Street is 90pc completed, while a[…]

Ticket scalpers on notice

NEW laws mandating a three-year minimum expiry date for gift cards and tough new anti-ticket scalping laws have come into effect in South Australia. Attorney-General, Vickie Chapman said[…]

Give thought to safety this festive season

WITH Christmas around the corner, the Metropolitan Fire Service (MFS) is warning of the potential risks of purchasing electronic gifts online from overseas. MFS community safety commander[…]

Students await Year 12 exam results

SOUTH Australia’s graduating high school students will start receiving their Year 12 results and university offers next week. While this can be an emotional time, Career Development Association […]

Spending priorities questioned

CENTRE Alliance candidate for Barker Kelly Gladigau has questioned the Federal Government’s priorities in contributing funds to Mount Gambier’s proposed sport and recreation centre ahead of[…]