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Another covid case in Tassie

An 18-month-old Victorian baby who's caught covid is doing well. Last Thursday the little boy was brought to Tasmania on by his mother, who didn't have...

Taroona Rural Fire Brigade celebrates 75 years

The Taroona Volunteer Fire Brigade is celebrating its 75th anniversary. Crews and communities are recognising the contribution and commitment volunteers make for the region. The first squads...

Tim Paine resigns as Aussie Test captain

Tim Paine has quit as Test captain after being investigated by Cricket Australia for allegedly sending explicit messages to a female co-worker. The veteran wicketkeeper, who...

Govt offers vaccine prizes for young people

Tasmania is offering iPads and other prizes to 12-18 year olds who get vaccinated against coronavirus, due to a lagging rate of uptake among teenagers. Premier...

RACT pay grab slammed

Union leaders are urging around 200,000 RACT members to vote down a steep payrise for the motoring body's board of directors. The 12 directors are poised...

Quarantine absconder tests negative

A 37 year old Queensland man has been charged after allegedly leaving hotel quarantine in Launceston. Police say the man arrived in Tasmania on a flight...

Guilty of setting woman on fire

A nearly seven week trial in Hobart has seen a jury find a man guilty of the attempted murder of his ex-girlfriend in 2017. The jury...

Fatal motorbike crash

A smash on the Midland Highway at Breadalbane overnight has led to the death of a motorcyclist. It's unclear what caused the 38-year-old male rider to...

Volunteer charged with arson

  A 20 year old volunteer firefighter has been suspended - after he was charged with three counts of arson by Tasmania Police The volunteer with the...

Swish new Metro digs

A larger and more contemporary space for Metro's CBD shop in Hobart has seen a celebration for its official opening. Along with its Moonah outlet, Metro...

Hope for closure on Gary Hayes' death

There's a renewed call for information on the tragic death of a Claremont man in Hobart's north nearly three years ago. Gary John Hayes was walking...

Apocalypse date change

The apocalypse has been postponed. Launceston's newest music festival, Party in the Apocalypse, has been postponed due to border restrictions. The event, which was set to be...

Police probe suspicious fire

Two houses have now gone up in flames in Hobart's north this week. Crews were called to Sundew Court at Glenorchy on Tuesday morning after a...

Burns trial drawing to a close

The defence is summing up at the Hobart trial of a man accused of setting his girlfriend on fire.  The accused, whose name has been suppressed,...

Mac Point project revealed

Long-awaited plans for Hobart's prime Macquarie Point site are coming to light. The Tasmanian Government has confirmed Melbourne developer Milieu will spend $100 million on an...

Easier access to jabs for Launceston residents

Residents in Launceston's Northern Suburbs will have easier access to get their Pfizer jab tomorrow Wednesday November 17. The Department of Health is running a walk-in...

New exposure sites listed after positive COVID-19 case

Public Health have announced new exposure sites, after a COVID-positive traveller landed at Hobart airport over the weekend. Authorities are assessing a number of people who...