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Fatal smash at Copping

More details are emerging about last night's fatal crash between utes on the Arthur Highway east of Hobart. Police have revealed the 27-year-old Tasman Peninsula man...

Bakery saboteur gaoled

A man who sabotaged a southern Tasmanian bakery in bizarre grudge attacks will have to spend at least six months behind bars before the chance...

Coronavirus clinic opens in Launceston

A clinic designed to help diagnose potential coronavirus cases in the state's north has opened. The interim respiratory clinic in Launceston has been established rapidly to...

North East Coast cops a drenching

A low pressure system has dumped more than 100 millimetres of rain on parts of Tasmania's parched North East coast today. 129 millimetres has fallen on...

Dentist masks running out

A petition for the Morrison Government to guarantee face mask supplies for dentists continues to grow. Naomi Arnold, the co-owner of a South Hobart dental practice,...

Cradle Mountain redevelopment progress

An update on the progress of the Cradle Mountain redevelopment has been provided in state parliament. Labor in again asserting that the government's dragging its heels...

Geelong terminal instead of Melbourne

Discussion is rolling on the idea of the Spirit of Tasmania ferries berthing in Geelong instead of Melbourne. Premier Gutwein admits it is on the table...

Cause of fire undetermined

Tasmania Fire Service fire investigators have been unable to determine the cause of a fire that destroyed a house at Meander Valley Road at Travellers...

Coronavirus patient visited supermarket

Tasmanian public health authorities say a man with the state's first known case of coronavirus went to a local supermarket before his diagnosis - without...

Police probe fatal smash

A man has died in a head-on smash with a B-double truck near Black River in the state's northwest. Police say a 54-year-old international man behind...

Coronavirus update

Passengers on a Virgin Australia flight to Launceston, sitting closest to the man who's been diagnosed with coronavirus, may be told to self-quarantine for 2...

Tributes flow as miner farewelled

Tasmania's parliament has paid tribute to a miner and father-of-two killed in an underground earth collapse earlier this year. 44-year-old Cameron Goss was driving a loader...

Hobart fugitive chase

A breakout from custody at Hobart Magistrates Court has ended swiftly. At around 11.50am, Rhett Williams allegedly escaped court security, his description on the run initially...

Arsonist to be freed

Tasmania's Chief Justice has told a mentally ill, homeless man due for release on a probation order this week he hopes he stays on his...

Coronavirus in Tasmania

Tasmania has its first case of the coronavirus which has spread from China around the globe and has a growing death toll. A 40 year old...

Women rally in Hobart

Advocates and supporters have marched through Hobart's CBD ahead of International Women's Day this Sunday.  Prominent Tasmanian female leaders including Governor Kate Warner, Labor Leader Rebecca...

Warmer autumn on the way

Temperatures in Tasmania are expected to be above average this autumn after an overall warm summer. Bureau of Meteorology Climatologist, Ian Barnes-Keoghan says February had been...

Eastern shore fire

There's no word yet on what caused a unit fire at Howrah on Hobart's eastern shore on Sunday evening. Multiple triple zero calls summoned crews to...

Location of new Brighton school announced

The Tasmanian Government will compulsory acquire 10 hectares of Elderslie Road in Brighton where a new $30 million school will be built for Hobart's growing...

Pedestrian killed

A 26-year-old man from the Huon Valley has died after being struck by a car while walking in the state's south early this morning. Around 1.25am...