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Tourist site overhaul

TATIARA District Council has received $700,000 in federal funds to complete a $1.4m Bordertown Caravan Park upgrade. The major development includes new cabins, removal of...

Terminal to be razed

THE last remnants of the ageing Mount Gambier Regional Airport terminal were visible yesterday as demolition crews continue to dissect the structure. With the former...

GM crop ban still up in air

GRANT District Council has yet to take a formal stance on the issue of genetically modified crops. This follows new legislation scrapping the moratorium allowing...

Counselling remains available for trauma-based services

TRAUMA-BASED counselling services for victims of crime will still be available to Limestone Coast residents through phone, online and face-to-face delivery despite the absence...

Temporary licence changes help venues maximise limited trade opportunities

PUBS, clubs, cafes, restaurants and wineries can request to temporarily change or expand a facility’s licenced footprint as part of measures aimed at helping...

Residents called on to share lockdown experience

MOUNT Gambier City Council has called on the community to share personal experiences during the COVID19 pandemic through creative mediums to archive the historic...

JobMaker proposal announced

PRIME Minister Scott Morrison has flagged a review into industrial relations and vocational training (VET) as part of a new scheme aimed at rebuilding...

Virus case confirmed

SOUTH Australia recorded its first COVID-19 confirmed case in 19 days yesterday after a woman in her 50's was diagnosed with the disease after...

$5m roadworks forces temporary highway closure

ROAD resurfacing works have started to improve a 3.8km section of Jubilee Highway East and are expected to be completed by the end of...

Risky intersection gets safety upgrade

A STAGGERED t-junction will be built at the Ruwoldt and Yahl Road intersection as part of a Federal funding boost to fix dangerous crash...

Pubs raise glass to quick rollback

THE afternoon knock-off beer or a quiet drink with friends is back on the menu with pubs across the region allowed to exclusively serve...

Limestone Coast patients receive ‘special treatment’

LIMESTONE Coast residents being treated at Adelaide's North Eastern Community Hospital can access free accommodation during their stay as the Campelltown medical facility rolls...

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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...