Drivers warned

Drug drivers will be the target of a new police pilot program to be rolled out in the Limestone Coast region. Limestone...

Hospitality worker shortage hits region

Coastal eateries are not the only businesses in the hospitality industry having trouble finding staff with hotels across the region facing similar...

Housing crisis looms in wake of pandemic

COVID-19 and its impact on the housing market has left the Limestone Coast on the precipice of an unprecedented homelessness challenge, according...

Saleyard stakeholders confident

Stakeholders associated with the Millicent saleyards are confident the ageing facility can meet the conditions set by Wattle Range Council for their...

Support rolls out to fire affected farmers

All roads led to the Naracoorte and Lucindale area on Saturday, with a host of events held in the region to support...

Scathing verdict on court cut

The Millicent Magistrates Court is scheduled to sit on just five more occasions this year owing to an unexplained cutback by the...

Saleyards remain open

Millicent stock agents are confident they can meet the minimum yearly throughput of 8500 head of cattle set by Wattle Range Council...

Remembering Ash Wednesday

The horrific Ash Wednesday bushfires on February 16, 1983, had a devastating impact on South Australia and Victoria. Tuesday marked the 38th...

Saleyards vital for regional community

A community lobby group believes the Millicent Saleyards should remain open for the sake of the mental health of its farmers and...

Tough tour call made

As the world enters a second year of unprecedented times, many event organisers are being cautious about bringing large events back to...

Rail trail extended

Mount Gambier’s Rail Trail has extended to the west of the city - taking the route to more than 12km. The trail...

Grant provides healthy education boost

Local students are being encouraged to apply for a health education grant to support them with their studies. The Mount Gambier and...

Councillor defends livestock facility as potential closure looms

The need to maintain the Millicent Saleyards was strongly advocated by local primary producer and ward councillor Moira Neagle at Wattle Range...

Saleyards risk

The loss-making Millicent Saleyards are “beyond redemption” according to a community leader with a decisive vote on their future expected at the...

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Pioneers women build toward return

The OneFortyOne Mount Gambier Pioneers women are ramping up preparations for the inaugural NBL1 season later this year and received a significant boost last week. Mount Gambier will play its first competition in two years alongside a...

Millicent ‘slam dunks’ finals day

Millicent enjoyed a dream Limestone Coast Basketball League finals day on Saturday evening after both Magic sides secured the prized trophies at home. Due to a COVID implemented shutdown of the Country Basketball League, Millicent, Mount Gambier,...

Season enters ‘night mode’

The 2021 Veolia Limestone Coast Women’s Football League turned on the floodlights last weekend after the season switched to night mode. To kick off proceedings in round 3, the first two night games of the season were...

Stewart straps in for big year

Mount Gambier’s teenage racer Jobe Stewart is ready to jump into the hot seat this weekend and begin the biggest year of his short career. After taking on the iconic Mount Panorama circuit at Bathurst in October,...

Crunch time in junior cricket season

The fight for bragging rights across the Mount Gambier and District Cricket Association junior competitions reaches top gear this weekend when the Semi Finals begin. Places in the respective O’Donohue (Under 17s) and Sims Shield (Under 12s)...