Decade of freedom celebrated

NORTH Gambier Primary School was full of music and dance on Saturday night as hundreds of people gathered to celebrate 10 years since the first Karen […]

Refugee settlement celebrated

LIFE in Australia is a world away from a childhood spent in Thailand camps for Karen refugees Nerr Soe Kapan and Lizar Lee. Never setting foot […]

Campaigners march on

SUNDAY marked one year since Mount Gambier’s first marriage equality rally, when almost 300 residents marched through the heart of the city demanding change. Commercial Street […]

Limestone Coast top regional destination

INTERNATIONAL tourism has exploded in South Australia with the Limestone Coast again crowned the top regional destination in the state for international travellers. An international visitor […]

New report fuels bioenergy hopes

A NEW report into Australia’s energy market has fuelled optimism the region could attract major bioenergy opportunities to secure power supply. The key document – known […]

New student mentor in community centre

THE Millicent Community Learning Centre has welcomed a former student back to the facility, with recent graduate Emma Sorrell undertaking a new role as student mentor. […]

Local police officer celebrated

“A HUMBLING experience” is how Senior Sergeant First Class Peter Brown has described his Australian Police Medal, which was announced in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List […]

Emotional pet reunion

IT WAS a teary reunion for Mount Gambier resident Kareena Aspinall and her beloved dog Bootlace over the weekend as the pair were reunited after seven […]

AFL star gives inspirational advice

TENISON Woods College students and teachers welcomed a visit from former St Kilda AFL player Nathan Burke this week as he shared inspiring and motivational talks […]