Funds to keep airlines flying

REGIONAL Express (Rex) will be kept in the sky following a $198m Federal Government announcement, but have yet to make a decision on whether services will […]

Lifeline Australia to operate through crisis

LIFELINE Australia will continue to answer calls during the COVID-19 crisis, prepared to operate under any government-imposed restrictions. The organisation’s chairman John Brogden said as the […]

Region’s virus cases ‘not linked’

THE region has recorded six confirmed cases of coronavirus, however none of these cases are linked according to health authorities. The Limestone Coast Local Health Network […]

‘Border control’ strategy questioned

THE region’s state parliamentarians have questioned the rollout of the South Australia Government’s restrictions on interstate travel. Last week, Member for Mount Gambier Troy Bell and […]

School holidays to start early

CATHOLIC and Independent schools across South Australia are expected to implement similar arrangements to the state’s public education facilities in Week 11, according to Education Minister […]

City support homeless luncheon postponed

THE sold-out 2020 Support Homeless People Luncheon has been postponed in the interests of public health due to concerns over the potential spread of coronavirus. More […]

Genetically modified crops off table

PRIMARY Industries and Regional Development Minister Tim Whetstone has pledged to keep introducing regulations to allow the cultivation of genetically modified (GM) crops despite the upper […]

$7m illegal tobacco bust

AN illicent tobacco operation valued at over $7m has been shut down in Nhill – east of Bordertown – following a joint operation between Victorian Police […]