AFTER fighting dozens of house fires as volunteers for the Country Fire Service (CFS), Jarrod and Misty Packham thought it was a joke when they were called by a friend saying their house had burnt down.
EXCITEMENT increased across Mount Gambier on Friday night with the opening of the first Fringe program of events in the Blue Lake city as the Adelaide festival expanded to encompass the region.
THE Women in Business and Regional Development 2017 launch at the Commodore on the Park on Friday night allowed members, sponsors and interested community members to unite and network in preparation for the busy year ahead.
NEON orange mesh stood out in stark contrast to the green scenery at the Valley Lake Conservation Park this week, with large areas of the park cordoned off due to a number of fallen trees.
REGIONAL Express has threatened to severely downgrade or withdraw its services in the region if Grant District Council proceeds with its proposed redevelopment of the Mount Gambier Airport.