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Rheanna finds military calling

GROWING up Rheanna Vehlow believed she was destined to serve and give back to the community. Nowadays Captain Vehlow, 29, works as a combat engineer...

Students recognised for career program efforts

THE Cows Create Careers Farm Module presentations were held last month with students from across the South East awarded for their efforts. More than 120...

Recreational vehicle park proposed for Millicent

MILLICENT could soon have a designated area for self-contained motor homes and recreational vehicles if the town’s show society has its way. The Millicent Agricultural,...

Whale calf birth coincides with tracking website

TOURISM numbers are expected to swell following the birth of the first calf of the season in Portland last week at the same time...

New owners for iconic hotel

A NEW era is set to begin for Penola's iconic Heyward's Royal Oak Hotel with a prominent Coonawarra name taking over ownership of the...

Millicent High School students visit Parliament House

FOSTERING a sense of national pride, Millicent High School (MHS) students stepped out of Parliament House and returned home with a deeper understanding of...

SA water upgrade under way

A TEAM of 40 contractors and SA Water employees are currently undertaking a $4m upgrade to the wastewater treatment plants at Millicent, Mount Burr...

America in winemaker’s sights

COONAWARRA winemaker Sue Hodder will travel to the US this month to educate and update trade opinion leaders and influencers on Australian wines. Ms Hodder...

Protected native eastern swamp rats identified in South East gardens

NATIVE critters have been caught up in a case of mistaken identity, with recent reports of feral rats in local gardens later identified as...

Pressure mounts over stinky issue

IT IS foul-smelling, slimy and causing headaches for authorities, residents and fishers at Port MacDonnell. The issue of seaweed clogging the harbour and piling up...

Youths ‘sleep out’ to support Vinnies fundraiser

ON ANY given night across our country, more than 17,000 Australian children under the age of 12 and a further 10,900 young Australians aged...

Wine region masterclass

COONAWARRA hosted an array of international sommeliers last week who immersed themselves in the region's local produce and rich history. Nine New Zealand sommeliers and...

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Data shows voluntary euthanasia support

LIMESTONE Coast residents are overwhelmingly supportive of voluntary assisted dying laws, with two-thirds of MacKillop and Mount Gambier voters believing terminally ill patients should...

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