Kalangadoo firies celebrate century

KALANGADOO’S Country Fire Service brigade celebrated a centenary of serving the South East community over the weekend. Current and former volunteers were recognised for their achievement […]

Fire danger dates announced

SOUTH Australian Country Fire Service (CFS) has announced the fire danger season will start in the Upper South East on November 15 and the Lower South East on November 22. Acting preparedness operations director Brett[…]

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2018 Grant District Council

GRANT District Council central ward candidates reveal their vision and reasons for standing in upcoming council elections. Among the field are eight new faces and three […]

Fire team call out

WHEN Country Fire Service (CFS) firefighters are on the ground tirelessly responding to incidents, the work of the communications team can often go unnoticed. They are […]

Firefighters step in to help Canadians

MOUNT Gambier firefighter Justin Cook will be deployed to Canada today to help battle more than 450 wildfires in the British Columbia district. The Country Fire […]

Arsonist strikes in Nangwarry

RESIDENTS of Nangwarry remain on high alert as fire bugs continue to strike fear into the community following the ninth house fire in three years on […]

Another fire has Nangwarry worried

SOUTH East firefighters are hoping arsonists who deliberately started fires are arrested and feel the full weight of the law following another string of suspicious house […]