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Tasmania's opening up

Gathering limits are removed for Tasmania's pubs, nightclubs and other venues for drinking standing up and dancing from Monday, however you will need to have...

Charges laid over Ravenswood attack

A Launceston man is due in court on Friday afternoon on multiple charges after a suburban manhunt lasting nearly a week. He eluded police for days...

Campground child snatcher gaoled

A West Coast man who claimed he abducted a child near Smithton because he wanted to eat her is behind bars. Cecil Maurice Mabb has been...

Another JackJumpers deal

Metro Tasmania's jumped on board debutant NBL team the Tasmania JackJumpers with a sponsorship. The state owned public transport company will have its branding on the...

Hemsworth Tas property rumour

(AAP Image/Mick Tsikas) The buyer of a large oceanfront property in northeast Tasmania with a price guide of $10 to $15 million is rumoured to be...

New snow shelter on the horizon

Construction is finally underway on a new all-weather public shelter at Ben Lomond National Park.  The $2.1 million facility will replace the temporary shipping container that's...

Murder suspect arrested

  A man who's been on the run from police for nearly a week in the state's north has been taken into custody late on Wednesday...

Tas economy shines again

Honours for top spot for economic health again go to Tasmania. State final demand, a leading indicator of economic performance, has leapt by 4.2% for the...

Ferry service setting sail on Saturdays

Shoppers across the eastern shore will have a new way to get to the Hobart CBD this summer. The City of Hobart have announced a new...

Kerry Whiting search drags on

Police have been left frustrated without any major breakthroughs yet in the manhunt for Kerry Whiting. The 44-year-old is sought in relation to a horrific stabbing...

Covid in Tassie again

Tasmania has another covid patient, the third diagnosis in the last month. The local woman in her 40s arrived in Hobart from the USA via Sydney...

Man charged after Flowerdale stand off

Tasmania Police have charged a man off the back of a siege in the north west. The 39-year-old man was arrested earlier this week after barricading...

Race industry hearings

Claims a leading greyhound trainer angrily dragged his whimpering dog which had broken its leg from Launceston trials to a trailer on November 23rd have...

New Tassie AFLW umpires

Eight Tasmanians will officiate in the upcoming AFL Women's season. Field umpire Tomas McIntee, boundary umpire Dominic Schiliro and goal umpire Will Robertson - all from...

Neill-Fraser appeal fails

A Hobart grandmother looks set to serve out her 23-year murder sentence after her latest appeal bid failed. Susan Neill-Fraser had a last-ditch chance to be...

Flowerdale standoff resolved

A police standoff with a man holed up inside a house in Tasmania's north west has ended. The man allegedly stole a vehicle and drove to...

Drink drivers pinged

Two alleged high range drink drivers are out on bail following separate crashes in the state's north on Friday night. A 22-year-old Hillwood male in a...

Lights to stay on in Tassie

The acting CEO of state-owned electricity generator Hydro Tasmania is optimistic there'll be no repeat of the 2016 power crisis as the government renegotiates its...