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Help available to curb domestic violence

THE head of the region's specialised domestic violence service has welcomed State and Federal Government funding to manage the expected increase in domestic, family...

Mount Gambier MP seeks constitution change to safeguard rural representation

MEMBER for Mount Gambier Troy Bell has proposed changing the state's Constitution to allow a greater allowance of people within electoral boundaries to avoid...

Trial to fuel access to ‘real-time’ petrol price

LIMESTONE Coast motorists could soon have access to real-time petrol pricing across the region to help find the cheapest fuel. The South Australian Government has...

Road map to recovery gets people back to work

PRIME Minister Scott Morrison says it is time to "get out from under the doona" and reopen Australia's economy amid the coronavirus pandemic. Last Friday,...

Poetry views history through young eyes

THE History Trust of South Australia has launched its inaugural online poetry challenge, giving budding young poets a chance to express themselves and showcase...

List of statutory declaration witnesses expanded in state

THE list of people who can witness statutory declarations in South Australia has been expanded, ensuring community members can still access the service while...

Council to provide financial support for cancelled events

MOUNT Gambier City Council will pay part or all of sponsorship funding to events where a commitment was made before a public health emergency...

Funds boost to ease cost of living

HOUSEHOLDS that are receiving the JobSeeker payment will receive a one-off $500 boost from the State Government to help ease the cost of living...

Services only a phone call away

GLENELG Shire mayor Anita Rank believes Western Victorian border communities are feeling the impacts of South Australia's border closure due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Cr...

Council committed to deliver hub

MOUNT Gambier City Council remains committed to delivering its $39.1m Community and Recreation Hub project despite a shift in focus to address the economic...

Quieter Easter weekend praised

MOUNT Gambier City Council and police have praised the community for continuing to flatten the curve following a quiet Easter weekend. Following firm government warnings...

Opportunity stores closed in bid to boost public safety

OP SHOPS and charity stores have not been immune to store closures during the COVID-19 crisis, with Lifeline South East's Mount Gambier, Millicent and...

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Ultra-impressive backyard run

OVER the course of the COVID-19 pandemic, people have turned to various different ways to keep themselves entertained. For Mount Gambier resident and avid runner...