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  1. Pig producer Jeff Braun gives ABC Rural a tour of his Mount Gambier farm.Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | ABC News

    Pig producer Jeff Braun gives ABC Rural a tour of his Mount Gambier farm, describing a breeding program that's resulted in longer pigs with more ribs, more milk and disease resistance. Read More

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  2. Redesigning pigs with more ribs, more milk and disease resistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | ABC News

    If consumers are willing to pay more for pork belly than shoulder meat, why not create longer pigs with more ribs? It is perhaps a feat most would not consider possible but Jeff Braun, from Myora Farm near Mount Gambier South Australia, has been examining and redesigning pigs for nearly three decades. "A pig is very unique in that it can have 13 ribs or it can have 17 ribs," he said.

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  3. Man stabbed during Mount Gambier domestic rowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    Police say a man has been stabbed in the leg during a domestic dispute in Mount Gambier, in south-east South Australia, overnight. They said the man and a woman were having an altercation in their home on Buronga Avenue about 2:00am (ACST) when a neighbour allegedly intervened and stabbed the man.

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  4. Stan Thomson, ABC's gentleman of radio announces retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    "It's time". It's been the medium through which he's lived his life throughout the last 27 years and fittingly it was on-air that the south east's longest running broadcaster announced his retirement on Monday.

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  5. Man allegedly stabbed by neighbour in domestic incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NEWS.com.au

    A HOLLYWOOD celebrity has been spotted showing off his martial arts skills in Russia - and it doesn't look like a whole lot of fun for the other guy. THE 38 Australians killed in the horrific downing of MH17 will be remembered at a Canberra memorial marking the first anniversary of the tragedy.

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  6. Hogan's party spoilt by GambierRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Bendigo Advertiser

    Club record-breaking 332nd game for Chris Hogan at Bendigo Bank Braves basketball club ends in a one-point loss to Mount Gambier Pioneers. THE club record-breaking 332nd game for Chris Hogan at Bendigo Bank Braves basketball club was just inches away from being a victorious one in Saturday night's clash with Mount Gambier Pioneers.

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  7. Roll up! Roll up! Silvers Circus is coming to AraratRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Ararat Advertiser

    SILVERS Circus hits Ararat next month, with a breathtaking show that will have you on the edge of your seat. SILVERS Circus hits Ararat next month, with a breathtaking show that will have you on the edge of your seat.

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  8. A dark lady proves a winner at Penola Coonawarra Arts FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | ABC News

    Amidst hot competition, Adelaide artist Ross Morgan has won the John Shaw Neilson Acquisitive Art Prize at this year's Penola Coonawarra Arts Festival. Adelaide artist Ross Morgan's winning painting based on John Shaw Neilson's poem 'The Girl with the Black Hair'.

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  9. 'Ice' forum on tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Naracoorte Herald

    Naracoorte Rotary Club president Peter Flavel and vice-president John Probert are encouraging the community to attend the Understanding the Ice Factor forum at the Naracoorte Town Hall tonight. UNDERSTANDING the Ice Factor forums are running throughout the SE over the next few weeks in an attempt to further educate the community on the dangers of "Ice", and how to deal with those in the drug's grip.

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  10. Humble Hogan to re-write the Braves' history booksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Bendigo Advertiser

    When Chris Hogan pulls on his Bendigo Braves singlet on Saturday, it will be for a record-breaking 332nd time. MILESTONE MAN: Bendigo Braves co-captain Chris Hogan in action against the Ballarat Miners in the South East Australia Basketball League competition.

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  11. Friday Rewind: The 'cold-blooded murder' of Angelo AgostinelliRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | ABC News

    Tears fell down the cheeks of the woman as she looked into the television camera and appealed for her missing husband to 'just ring somebody to let us know where you are please'. By the time thousands of viewers across the nation watched her public appeal on WIN news in early June 1994, Angelo Agostinelli's body had been lying in scrubland in Canunda National Park for nearly two weeks.

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  12. Rams targeted by SE livestock thievesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Naracoorte Herald

    With rising livestock prices driven by a forecast tightening of sheep, lamb and cattle being supplied to markets over winter, the temptation for would-be poachers is unlikely to subside. Naracoorte Police Station officer in charge Senior Sergeant Tom Carter said there had been six reports of livestock theft in the Naracoorte and Lucindale area in the past 12 months.

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  13. Split opinions on China trade missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Naracoorte Herald

    AS Naracoorte Lucindale mayor Erika Vickery and chief executive officer Helen Macdonald prepare to embark on a State Government trade delegation to China's Shandong Province, doubts have been raised about the value of the mission. Naracoorte Lucindale CEO Helen Macdonald will fly to China this week with Mayor Erika Vickery as part of the State Government's trade mission.

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  14. Twister slams Langkoop Hall | PHOTOSRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Naracoorte Herald

    The wind event ploughed through the tiny town 45km east of Naracoorte on Tuesday evening, leaving a path of destruction about 100m wide. As well as ripping the roof from the hall, it cracked Mount Gambier stone walls and destroyed a shed, flinging debris into nearby trees and paddocks.

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  15. Ah, McCain, you're short a load of spudsRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | The Hamilton Spectator

    A TRUCK driver has escaped injury after his potato truck crashed and spilled its contents onto the Glenelg Highway in Casterton on Tuesday. The B-double was travelling from Mount Gambier to McCain's in Ballarat when it failed to turn a bend opposite Dowfarm Machinery and hit a power pole at around 1.45pm.

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  16. Penola Racing Club to host Mount Gambier Cup's final races following safety concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | ABC News

    A horse race that was abandoned due to safety concerns in South Australia's south-east on Friday has been relocated to Penola. The last four races of the Mount Gambier Gold Cup meeting, as well as the cup itself, were dropped from the racing carnival in its second day.

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  17. New push for extra train services on Warrnambool lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Warrnambool Standard

    THE push for extra daily train services on the Warrnambool line will step up today when city leaders meet with Transport Minister Jacinta Allan. Warrnambool City Council will call for a fourth rail service between Warrnambool and Geelong, departing about 9am and returning at 3pm.

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  18. Injured truck driver flown to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Warrnambool Standard

    A MOUNT Gambier truck driver who rolled his vehicle at Mount Richmond has been flown to a Melbourne hospital for treatment. A truck driver, 61, was trapped near Mount Richmond for about 50 minutes and treated by paramedics before State Emergency Service volunteers managed to free him from the cabin.

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  19. Crime prevention leader our police officer of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | NEWS.com.au

    The determination to better his community has earned him the honour of being named 2014 South Australian Police Officer of the Year. "Rather than putting out spot fires, I'd rather be given the opportunity to look at an issue more holistically and work on it at length to get a lasting result," he said.

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  20. Prison overcrowding causes $9m budget blowout in South AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | ABC News

    MARK COLVIN: The South Australian Government's looking at a $9 million budget blowout because of prison overcrowding. In the last 12 months, there's been an unexpected 10 per cent rise in prisoner numbers in the state.

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