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Students take ration challenge

SOUTH East residents have had a glimpse into what life is like as a Syrian refugee after taking part in the Act For Peace...

Airport overhaul celebrated as funds granted

THE $9.2m Mount Gambier Airport project will deliver a modern new terminal for passengers and pave the way for growth in the charter aircraft...

Communities join in celebration to mark start of NAIDOC Week

THE community marched proudly in the city’s streets yesterday to mark the start of National Aboriginal and Islander Day Observance Committee (NAIDOC) Week, celebrating...

Pioneers continue impressive surge

A PLAYOFF position in the South East Australian Basketball League season looks a more likely proposition for the Mount Gambier Pioneers on the back...

Grant District mayoral challenger emerges

YAHL resident and elected member Alan Hill will make a tilt for the Grant District mayoral position in the November local government elections. Cr Hill...

EXCLUSIVE: Gas drill sites revealed

MORE TO COME AS THIS STORY DEVELOPS A GAS exploration company has announced a fresh round of community consultation ahead of its plans to ramp...

City airport lands multi-million dollar deal

MORE TO COME AS THIS STORY DEVELOPS MAJOR upgrades to the Mount Gambier Airport have been given the green light with a $3.5m Federal Government...

Indigenous culture shared through children’s book

A CHILDREN’S book rich in local indigenous culture will be launched as part of NAIDOC Week. Annie’s Story: Growing up Strong on Boandik Country is...

Youth program empowers students

STUDENTS across the South East have graduated from the empowering Youth Opportunities program, significantly improving their wellbeing, communication skills and resilience. It was the second...

Mayor under fire as councillor launches verbal barrage

AN OUTSPOKEN Grant District elected member and the council’s mayor have again clashed over the 2018/19 budget. At this week’s council meeting, Cr Alan Hill...

State environment regulator still to make decision on proposed asbestos dump site

THE state's environment regulator is yet to make a decision regarding the proposed asbestos dump at Cafprico Road on the fringe of Mount Gambier. Environment...

Airline meeting to ‘clear the air’

A DELEGATION of regional stakeholders is poised to meet with regional aviation giant Regional Express to “heal wounds” and advocate for expanded services. This follows...

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Wood is good for the world

CHILDREN'S farming icon George the Farmer has traded his tractor for a harvester in an effort to teach Australia’s next generation about the importance...