Greens leader highlights moratorium ‘turn of events’

GREENS MLC Mark Parnell has highlighted the “remarkable turn of events” in the Marshall Government’s support for a legislated moratorium after voting down an almost identical bill earlier this year. Mr Parnell labelled the[…]

Recreation centre views shared

THE city’s three mayoral contenders have weighed in on the proposed multi-million dollar sports and recreation hub for Mount Gambier, following the announcement of a massive […]

Regional festival future secure

THE future of Mount Gambier’s Fringe Festival is assured following the State Government’s announcement it will commit $10,000 in funding towards the event for the next […]

Meningococcal vaccines rolled out

SOUTH Australian babies and young children are the first in the nation to receive free meningococcal B vaccinations through a state-wide immunisation program launched Monday. Member […]

Women’s Auxiliary celebrates 80 years

THE Mount Gambier Community RSL Women’s Auxiliary will celebrate 80 years this month. Active since 1938, the organisation supports the RSL, wives of returned servicemen and […]

Domestic violence help only a call away

MEMBER for Mount Gambier Troy Bell has welcomed the State Government’s commitment to funding a domestic violence crisis hotline for women across South Australia, but says more funding should be […]

Forestry regulator allays over-harvest fears

THE national forest sustainability regulator has dismissed fears regional foresters are “abusing” the plantation estate through over-harvesting. Australian Forestry Standard Ltd – trading as Responsible Wood […]

Epilepsy centre support call

INDEPENDENT parliamentarian Troy Bell’s attempt to provide State Government funds to the Epilepsy Centre has prompted a Liberal backbencher to express his disappointment the request has […]