Luke Tocaciu (2)  TBW Newsgroup

Businesses praise JobKeeper initiative

BUSINESSES around the region have registered interest in the Federal Government’s $160b JobKeeper initiative in an effort to retain staff members during the COVID-19 pandemic. Patrick […]

Pasin Party 2  TBW Newsgroup

Penola bypass open

AFTER being discussed for more than 50 years, the Penola bypass finally opened to motorists this morning. The second and final stage of the $14.6m bypass, […]

Tiana Wheatley  TBW Newsgroup

Free childcare welcomed

THE Federal Government’s unprecedented action to make childcare free for essential workers has been welcomed by one Millicent family which will remain in work and save […]

Lyn Mclachlan  TBW Newsgroup

Hospitality future in doubt

THOUSANDS of people are expected to lose their jobs amid the immediate lockdown of hospitality venues across the region. The Federal Government ban swept in at […]

Dean Marin (2)  TBW Newsgroup

Public church services cancelled

MOUNT Gambier Catholic Parish has cancelled all public services – including its Easter weekend mass – to help prevent the spread of coronavirus. Weddings, baptisms and […]

Mcdonald Park Funding  TBW Newsgroup

Creativity hub to replace school shed

AN OLD sports shed will be overhauled at McDonald Park Primary School to make way for a creativity hub. Attracting $10,000 in federal funding, the centre […]