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100th locally built Metro bus

Metro Tasmania's unveiled its 100th locally manufactured bus in a $45 million purchase programme renewing the fleet. Bustech and Tasmanian company Elphinstone, have partnered to produce...

Candlelight vigil for Gabbie Marshall

A small group of mourners gathered in Ulverstone on Sunday night to pay tribute to Gabbie Marshall, whose body was found in a home on...

Braving the cold for Shorts Day

Tasmanians across the state are braving the cold on the shortest day of the year, to shine a light on mental health.  It's part of SPEAK...

Glenorchy rate rise

Glenorchy City Council will vote through a record capital works program at Monday night's special meeting, with expectations the budget will be back in the...

Tasmania consolidates emissions record

A zero net emissions result by Tasmania for the fifth year in a row is being celebrated by the state government. In the latest greenhouse emissions...

Zeehan wounding probe

Police are investigating a wounding incident on the west coast which has put two women in the North West Regional Hospital.  They're undergoing treatment in Burnie...

Mt Lyell coroner findings

Coronial findings describe the deaths of Queenstown miners Alistair Lucas and Craig Gleeson as completely avoidable if basic safety principles had been adhered to. They were...

Mother, child hit by car in CBD

An eight-year-old boy is in the Royal Hobart Hospital with head and chest injuries after he and his mother were hit by a car in...

Court hears Ulverstone murder charge

Ulverstone's Colin William Drake remains in custody and did not apply for bail in an appearance in court in Devonport on a murder charge. The 35...

Ley questioned on Lake Malbena at NPC

The controversial Lake Malbena proposal in Tasmania's Wilderness World Heritage Area has been thrust onto the national stage. Federal Environment Minister Susan Ley has fielded questions...

Dozens charged in crackdown on gun crime

Police in northern Tasmania say a crackdown on illegal firearms, which was launched in the wake of a surge in gun crime in Launceston, has been...

Alleged Risdon Vale shooter charged

Police are pressing charges against a man after swooping on a Risdon Vale home on Wednesday afternoon, following reports of gunfire inside the Waratah Road...

Tigers squad named

The male cricket squad for the Tasmanian Tigers for the coming season has been named in Hobart. Reigning David Boon Medallist, Jake Doran (pictured left) has...

O'Byrne after reading

New Tasmanian Labor Leader David O'Byrne has the challenging task ahead of reuniting the party after factional squabbles were blamed for a third election loss...

Kangaroo Bay in limbo

Clarence's Mayor remains upbeat about the prospects for a multimillion dollar development at Kangaroo Bay, despite indications it won't be in the form initially promised. Doug...

Quarterly rego option

(Minister Michael Ferguson, on the right, at the Northern Suburbs Community Centre in Newnham) Quarterly payments for car registrations become an option from July 1st. The state...

Titmus' dad not convinced of toxic culture

Allegations of fat shaming and a toxic culture at Swimming Australia aren't being backed up by the father of Tasmanian prodigy Ariarne Titmus. An all-female panel...