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Rowing rapist freed on parole

A rape victim's plea to the parole board to keep her attacker behind bars has apparently fallen on deaf ears. The offender, a former rowing coach,...

Curtains finally rise for Mamma Mia

Two years, and two season postponements due to COVID, it's finally time for the curtain to rise for Encore Theatre Company's production of Mamma Mia. Taking...

Glorious sunshine for Royal Hobart Show

Thousands are through the gate for the afternoon session at the Royal Hobart Show. It's the show that almost didn't happen, thanks to an unauthorised arrival...

West Coast to star in new production

The production of another TV series on Tasmania's West Coast is expected to generate around $8 million for the state's economy, as well as giving...

Bodies found

Two of the three people on a boat at the centre of a search in Tasmania's north west have been found deceased. The bodies of a...

UTAS draft master plan

A master plan for the University of Tasmania's Sandy Bay campus is a step closer to emerging as the third round of public consultation gets underway.  The...

Murder trial hears from forensic pathologist

A Launceston Supreme Court jury has heard from the state's forensic pathologist about the autopsy conducted on 71 year old Veronica Costorphine. Natalie Maher has plead...

Pin pulled on Festivale 2022

Next year's much anticipated Festivale has been cancelled. Organisers of the iconic Launceston event say COVID restrictions made it too hard to stage. "As a not-for-profit committee,...

Missing boaters named

A significant search operation continues for a boat which failed to return from Bass Strait.  The yellow and white Caribbean half-cab with three people on board...

Search for missing boat

A 17-foot vessel and three passengers are missing off Tasmania's northwest. Police and the Australian Maritime Safety Authority have been searching Bass Strait for the yellow...

Lockdown ends

The three day coronavirus lockdown for southern Tasmania is over as scheduled. There's no evidence of transmission from an infected man who broke into the state...

The Royal Hobart Show will run!

The Royal Agricultural Society of Australia have confirmed the Royal Hobart Show will proceed this week. It's a milestone event, celebrating 200 years of agricultural showing...

Firies kept busy in Northern Tas

It's been a busy weekend for the state's firefighters - with a spate of fires since Friday. On the West Coast, a tire fire continues to...

Police probe truck crash

A truck driver and several Claremont residents have avoided serious injury after the 16.5-tonne vehicle crashed into a house off the Brooker Highway on Sunday...

COVID-19 test numbers break records.

Tasmania has broken the local record for COVID-19 case numbers, as 12 Local Government Areas adjust to a snap lockdown. 1482 tests were administered yesterday, the...

3 day lockdown for Southern Tasmania

Hobart and southern Tasmania is heading into a snap three-day lockdown sparked by a coronavirus-infected NSW man who broke out of hotel quarantine. Premier Peter Gutwein...