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Labor's Winter freeze out distraction

Photo supplied: Kingborough Mayor Dean Winter (left) at the Traders In Purple's Kings Quarter Sales Display opening in September 2020. Labor's state election campaign message continues...

LGH staffing woes heading to the TIC

Persistent staffing issues at the Launceston General Hospital's ED have now seen the nurses union lodge an application to the Tasmanian Industrial Commission. Health Department representatives...

Man gaoled over remand centre blaze

A Hobart remand centre inmate who set fire to his cell in protest at his water being turned off during renovations will have to serve...

Greater Brisbane locked out again

Tasmania is joining other states in declaring the Greater Brisbane area a Covid hotspot, in response to four new cases emerging in the Sunshine State,...

Burnie SLSC wins senior state titles

Burnie has taken out the 2021 Tasmanian Surf Life Saving Senior State Championships at West Beach. The home team finished on 1188 points following events across...

Unsolved murder rewards increased

Tasmania Police is now offering $500,000 for information that could help solve a number of mysterious murder cases. There are currently seven unsolved murder or suspected...

Labor's election row

Former Tasmanian Labor Minister Julian Amos claims Leader Rebecca White's leadership is "terminal" and she's been fundamentally undermined by the party's decision to deny a...

Car crash leaves woman with critical injuries

Police are investigating the cause of crash which has left a woman in a critical condition in hospital. Just before 10am on Saturday, police and emergency...

Brisbane locations deemed high risk

Queensland has recorded one new locally acquired case of coronavirus. A man from the Moreton Bay region is a close contact of a 26-year-old Brisbane man,...

Jurassic joy in Tasmania

A dinosaur exhibition opening in Hobart this weekend is the latest sign the state's events sector is reviving. Showtime Attractions had to shut half its offices...

Gutwein calls early election

Premier Peter Gutwein is calling an early election for Tasmania.  It's happening almost a year earlier than expected, only a fortnight ago saying it was his...

Tas freight woes out of Suez blockage

Egyptian authorities are still working to free a large cargo ship wedged across the Suez Canal amidst fears it'll be stuck for weeks. The 400-metre-long container...

Protest law change rejected

An attempt at what the state government maintains was about crushing protests that disrupt workplaces has been rejected by Tasmania's upper house of parliament. The government...

Telstra 5G rollout reaches North-West

Telstra has announced it has completed a major upgrade project to improve and modernise the mobile network across Tasmania, meaning customers in the state's north and...

Trial ferry service announced for Hobart

Ferry operator Roche Brothers will run a pilot cross-Derwent ferry service linking Hobart and Bellerive. It'll run as a one-year trial with the option of a...

Roads underwater after Tassie's big wet

A major flood warning is current for the South Esk River after torrential rain hit northeast Tasmania on Wednesday afternoon.  The river is due to peak...

VAD passes final hurdle

Tasmania will become the third Australian jurisdiction to legalise voluntary assisted dying after the legislation passed the state's Upper House. Legislative Council members supported the End...

Illegal car hire crackdown

Those offering private car hire are being told they can cop massive fines. Tasmania's severe shortage of hire cars and their soaring rental prices has private...