Spending priorities questioned

CENTRE Alliance candidate for Barker Kelly Gladigau has questioned the Federal Government’s priorities in contributing funds to Mount Gambier’s proposed sport and recreation centre ahead of[…]

State senators seek answers

TWO South Australian Senators have called on the Federal Government to disclose information used to make the decision to exclude Limestone Coast-based services from applying for […]

Drug treatment services stretched

THE region’s overstretched drug and alcohol treatment services have opioid-addicted individuals on waiting lists while counsellors are seeing up to seven people each day, Labor parliamentarian […]

State funding critical for rec centre

MOUNT Gambier City Council will need to reassess the funding model for construction of the proposed $39.1m community and recreation hub if the State Government does […]

Apprentice funds welcomed

REGIONAL Development Australia Limestone Coast has welcomed the recent Federal Government announcement supporting local apprenticeships through its $60m Australian Apprentice Wage[…]

Average rate increase calculated

MOUNT Gambier ratepayers will see a cumulative increase of around $150 on their average rates across three years as City Council strengthens its war chest for […]

Agriculture work initiative

CHANGES to two visa programs made by the Federal Government will help resolve agricultural labour shortages in the region, according to Member for Barker Tony Pasin. Adjustments to the Working Holiday Maker (WHM)[…]

Rec-centre progress outlined

MARCH 20: MOUNT Gambier City Council allocates $30,000 to have concept plans drawn ahead of a potential bid for federal funding. The resolution follows Cr Frank […]

Rec-centre survery nears

MOUNT Gambier City Council is calling on residents to be informed ahead of an elector survey which will decide the fate of a proposed multi-million dollar […]