Tasmanian News

TSL round 9

The two form sides of the TSL competition, North Launceston and Clarence meet each other tomorrow afternoon at Bellerive Oval. After beating reigning premiers Glenorchy recently,...

Killer to pay compo

The woman caught in the crossfire of her friend's 2015 murder in Hobart's been awarded $2.3 million compensation. Josephine Ramos Cooper's hand was mutilated by gun...

Health budget windfall

A big dose of cash medicine has been prescribed for Tasmania's ailing health services, with the state government committing an extra $658 million over the...

Plowright coroner ruling

A coroner's determined Tasmanian man Ben Plowright had accidentally fallen before drowning 2 years ago. The 20 year old was at the centre of a massive...

Grief at euthanasia vote

\ Lara Giddings has spoken of her heartbreak at voluntary euthanasia again being voted down in Tasmania's parliament. As Premier, she'd tried to legalise its introduction in...

Parliament set for euthanasia debate

Tasmania's parliament will today become the latest to debate euthanasia. A cross-party bill, tabled by Labor and the Greens, aims to allow Tasmanians the opportunity to...

Knife used in service station robbery

Police are searching for a man who's robbed a Launceston service station at knifepoint. They say he entered the United on Georgetown Rd at Newnham at...

Soward charge

Launceston's Deputy Mayor Rob Soward has been summonsed to appear in the magistrates court in July on a charge of using a carriage service to...