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Covid death toll rises to 61

  Tasmania has reported its 61st coronavirus linked death since the beginning of the pandemic. A woman aged in her late 90s died at a residential aged...

Campaign over for gutsy JJs

AAP image/Dan Himbrechts The Sydney Kings have won their first NBL title in 17 years with a 97-88 home win in game three of the grand-final...

New acts announced for Dark Mofo's Night Mass

 Dark Mofo is less than a month away, with more acts announced for the iconic festival. Night Mass: Transcendence welcomes back to Hobart Her Divine Holiness...

Coronial findings on Hobart kayaker's death

The coroner believes a medical episode may have led to an expert kayaker's drowning on the River Derwent mid-last year. Anthony Gaiswinkler set out in rough...

Mother and son die in smash

Update:  Police are continuing to investigate a horror fatal crash on Brinktop Road, near Penna. Preliminary investigations indicate a Black Toyota Hilux was travelling towards Sorell when...

Cradle Forest Inn fire found to be accidental

Investigators have spent the day on the scene at Moina, investigating a blaze that gutted Cradle Forest Inn. Crews from Devonport, Sheffield, Wilmot, Forth Valley and...

Cheapest in Tasmania's bush

Some of Tasmania's cheapest petrol remains in the bush. The state's average for 91 unleaded is $1.94 per litre, with the cheapest in Hobart and Launceston...

Covid case toll rises to 60

Tasmania has recorded another covid linked death overnight - an elderly woman passing away at the Royal Hobart Hospital. 1,021 new cases were reported - 1,077...

Coroner probe into ambulance wait

The coroner hasn't been able to confirm whether a four-hour-plus wait for an ambulance was a factor in an elderly Howrah man's death. Alan Maurice Grey...

Teen killed in Devonport road crash

A ute rollover near the Devonport airport has lifted Tasmania's road toll to 24 for this calendar year. Five people were in the Nissan when it...

Premier catches COVID

AAP image/Josh Agnew The Premier has tested positive to COVID. Jeremy Rockliff spent the weekend in Hobart and attended Sunday's Jackjumpers match after his first question time...

Lake Leake crash claims woman's life

A woman has died in a horror crash on the Lake Leake Highway. Tasmania Police, Ambulance Tasmania, Tasmania Fire Service and the State Emergency Service were...

Tasmania records two more Covid linked deaths

Public Health has confirmed two more Tasmanians have passed away from Covid-19. A woman in her 80s has died at the Royal Hobart Hospital, another woman...

Howrah man found dead on Eastern Shore

Update: A 38-year-old man has been charged with murder. Bellerive CIB detectives have charged the Howrah man in relation to last night's suspicious death on the Eastern...

Beams sticks with Tasmania

(Image courtesy of Cricket Tasmania) Salliann Beams, who steered Tasmania's women cricketers to the National Cricket League's title, is to stay on as coach of the...