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Spending and saving row

Squabbles over money management has featured heavily in a new sitting of Tasmania's parliament today. Falling revenues has the government scraping out savings from services such...

Bicycle and truck collision

A 45 year old man who was riding a bicycle is in a serious, but stable condition, in the North West Regional Hospital after crashing...

Driver doing 172km/h

A West Hobart man has been clocked driving at 172 kilometres an hour. Police picked up the offender travelling south on the Midland Highway at Powranna...

PTSD conference

A major conference looking into removing stigma surrounding post-traumatic stress disorder in the workplace is underway. Over the last 10 years, there have been 206 reported...

Police arrest four after attempted burglary

Four people are in custody following an alleged burglary attempt at a Carlton home at around 1pm today. Police say four people were arrested near Sorell, in the...

New tourism campaign

Tasmania's embarking on spreading a new message to keep enticing tourists to holiday here. The ad campaign is called Tasmania – Come Down For Air, featuring...

Bridgewater Bridge tenders open

The new Bridgewater Bridge replacement is a step closer to fruition Tenders are now open for underwater geotechnical investigations to inform the design options for the...

Elderly protesters arrested

An Extinction Rebellion banner during a protest in London (Photo by Keith Mayhew / SOPA Images/Sipa USA). 9 people have been charged following climate protests in Launceston...

Hobart dodgy fuel

A bad batch of fuel has been verified in Hobart. Regular 91 octane unleaded sold at BP Lindisfarne last week came under suspicion when cars began...

Liberal state director heads to Victoria

The Tasmanian Liberal Party is on the hunt for a new state director, after a high profile resignation today. After holding the position since 2011, Sam...

Real Youth Survival Report

A survey overseen by Colony 47 has collated the experience for young unemployed Tasmanians, and is filled with heart-wrenching stories of poverty. The Real Youth Survival...

Police use drone after alleged shooting

A 28-year-old man has been charged in relating to an alleged shooting incident in Tecoma Road at Risdon Vale early yesterday. Police were called to the...

Housing ends homelessness

Those enduring housing stress or at risk of homelessness can receive assistance from over 40 services, showcased in a free expo this weekend in Hobart. The...

Shooting at Risdon Vale

A man is in custody following an alleged shooting at Risdon Vale this morning. Police and emergency services were called to Tecoma Road around 5am following...

Pair jailed over Davies killing

Jail terms have been handed to the duo who murdered a Risdon Vale tattoo artist in 2017. In Hobart's Supreme Court, Dwayne 'Doc" Davies wife, 47-year-old Margaret Anne Otto, who...

130 jobs axed

Tasmania is on the verge of losing an estimated 130 call centre jobs if Vodafone's restructure plan is implemented. Citing ongoing business pressures, the company claims...

Funeral for planet held in Hobart

Environmental protesters are continuing their week-long action to highlight climate change around the world, with peaceful protests held to demand immediate action on climate change. Protesters...

Bill Shorten's Tasmania visit

Former Opposition Leader Bill Shorten was back in Tasmania for the first time since his defeat at the May election. The now Shadow NDIS Minister...

Tow trucks to ease traffic

Hobart is just days away from a new, no nonsense, anti-traffic jam regime.  Offenders are warned that parking in the clearway zones on key bottleneck source...