Mental health investment

MEMBER for Barker Tony Pasin has welcomed a record $1.45b Federal Government investment for community mental health services. Mr Pasin said the Federal Government’s commitment will […]

Council likely to fund $5m shortfall

MOUNT Gambier City Council is likely to fund the $5m shortfall for the $39.1m Community and Recreation Hub from cash savings and loans – not a rate increase – its chief executive Mark[…]

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 […]