Cost pressure forces waste innovation

MOUNT Gambier City Council has highlighted the long-term impacts of the China Sword Policy during a hearing with South Australia’s Environmental, Resources and Development committee. Senior […]

Options explored

MOUNT Gambier City Council chief executive Andrew Meddle said the local government body would continue to work with community groups impacted by the looming Community and […]

Childcare fees ‘cripple’ families

LIMESTONE Coast families are paying up to $12,900 per year in childcare fees, with average hourly rates increasing by 6.9pc over the last year to March […]

Police issue vigilante behaviour warning

LIMESTONE Coast Police officer in charge Superintendent Phil Hoff has warned against vigilantism following recent outcry over a Mount Gambier businessman’s treatment of a dog. Police […]

Region’s fishers cast concerns

THE State Government’s “erratic approach” to managing snapper stocks in South Australian waters could result in the depletion of snapper from South East shores, Labor parliamentarian […]

Fishers cautioned as season under way

WITH the Southern Zone rock lobster season opening yesterday, recreational fishermen are being reminded of the South Australian Recreational Fishing Guide. The Southern Zone – which […]

E-cigarette advertising banned

ADVERTISING and promoting e-cigarette products is now banned in South Australia to protect community members from potential harms, Health and Wellbeing Minister Stephen Wade says. Building […]

Councillors to vote on review

GRANT District Council elected members were expected to vote on whether a secret “cultural review” should be released into the public domain. Deputy Mayor Gill Clayfield […]