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NBL, DEC upgrade a go: Premier

Tasmania is on track to have a team in the NBL next year, the state government confirming a deal is locked in. Premier Peter Gutwein says...

Manhunt underway in Launceston

A man is on the run in Launceston after a stabbing this afternoon. Emergency services were called to Hobart Road in Kings Meadows around 2pm after...

Groups fail to join Redress Scheme

Six organisations refusing to join the National Child Abuse Redress Scheme will cop financial penalties after being named. The Australian Air League, Boys' Brigade NSW, Fairbridge...

Prices up, rents slightly down

Another report affirms Tasmania's home values are on the rise. CoreLogic finds Hobart's median home value lifted 0.3% in June to nearly $488,000, while there were...

Crowne Plaza opening

Those behind Hobart's newly-built Crowne Plaza development are clearly confident Tasmanian tourism will bounce back post pandemic. Wednesday's opening for the glitzy development on top of...

Bikie charged with drug trafficking

A top ranking member of the Bandidos Outlaw Motorcycle Gang is facing drug trafficking charges. The 55-year-old Claremont man has been charged in relation to the...

Beating Wombat mange

Tasmania's efforts in supporting the wombat are being cheered on. Much of that cheering is coming from the state government which professes to remaining a keen...

Beaconsfield Gold Mine to reopen

An Australian mining company has finalised its takeover of northern Tasmania's Beaconsfield Gold Mine. In February this year, NQ Minerals signed a staged acquisition agreement to...

Premier's popularity up

A senior Tasmanian Labor politician says the Premier's sky-high approval rating is hardly surprising, attributing it to the "wartime effect". A Newspoll in the Australia has...

Meander rehab centre update

Years of disagreement over a rehabilitation centre for Meander is still playing out. Christian group Teen Challenge has been trying to establish an addiction recovery centre...

Questions linger over health worker allegations

Premier of Tasmania Peter Gutwein speaking to media ahead of a Council of Australian Governments (COAG) meeting in March (AAP Image/James Gourley) Tasmania's Premier won't reveal...

Police appeal after firebomb incident

Police are seeking information to help identify a person pictured on CCTV walking on Charles Street around the time of a fire incident at Launceston's...

Derby disappearance ends in tragedy

A report will be prepared for the coroner after a Sunday night tragedy at the northeast town of Derby. A local man vanished in the Ringarooma...

Man hospitalised from wounding incident

A 38-year-old Wynyard man is in hospital with serious but non-life threatening injuries after an altercation with two alleged offenders at a private residence in...