Bell defends political position

MEMBER for Mount Gambier Troy Bell says the number of constituents flowing into his office for assistance has jumped over the past three months.[…]

Liberals stand ground

THE Liberal Party says it will be running a strong candidate for the seat of Mount Gambier in the March state election.[…]

Forestry gala event

ALMOST 500 forest industry leaders are making their way to Canberra for the Australian Forest Products Association Industry Gala Dinner – the biggest event on the industry calendar – at the Parliament House Great Hall tonight.[…]

Farmer support pledge

THE State Liberals have pledged to help farmers involved in land access disputes with resource companies by funding the Small Business Commissioner to facilitate the resolution of complaints.[…]

Hospital capacity furore

MOUNT Gambier Hospital management has categorically rejected allegations an elderly patient was unable to access a bed yesterday afternoon because the facility was full.[…]

Unregistered fishermen charged

TWO recreational fishermen have been convicted of charges relating to illegal rock lobster fishing near Port MacDonnell.[…]

Emergency connectivity

RESIDENTS in high bushfire risk areas would have mobile phone coverage for at least 24 hours if power is lost under new legislation introduced to parliament.[…]

Dob in a Litterer participants praised

SOUTH Australians have continued to support the Dob in a Litterer program more than six months after its launch with an increase in app downloads, website registrations and reporting.[…]