Tasmanian News

Drunk hoon

It is a 12 month driving ban for a p-plater allegedly nabbed for speeding and drunk driving on the Bass Highway near Hagley. The 23 year...

Man shot at Bridgewater

A man is in the Royal Hobart hospital with life threatening injuries, after a shooting in Hobart's northern Suburbs overnight. Just after 8pm last night, the...

Gun laws backdown

Having weathered many months of opposition to its proposed alterations to gun laws, the Tasmanian Government has dropped them. The idea was to increase access to...

Abattoir cleared of animal cruelty

A Tasmanian slaughterhouse has been cleared of animal cruelty. Biosecurity Tasmania launched an investigation into the facility at Cressy, after a video from animal activists purportedly...

Fragrance trims hotel bid

Hotel developer the Fragrance Group is hopeful its latest bid for a multi-storey project in Hobart will get across the line. The Singapore-based outfit was forced...

Ferguson slams Labor "stunt, muckraking"

Health Minister Michael Ferguson is welcoming a Tasmania Police finding that he has no case to answer in connection to the Angela Williamson saga. Shadow Attorney-General...

Concerns for missing man

Police remain hopeful a young man who's vanished in the state's north this week will turn up. 24-year-old Jake Daniel Anderson-Brettner was last seen around 6...

No Ferguson probe

Labor's referral to police of whether state Health Minister Michael Ferguson had any involvement in Cricket Tasmania's sacking of Angela Williamson will not be investigated. The...