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Papa Smurf steals Dr Evil's mojo

It has been classic name calling in Tasmania's Parliament today. In Question Time, Treasurer Gutwein zeroed in on Labor's David O'Byrne's new grey beard, likening him...

Lucy's big win

The woman spearheading a groundbreaking dementia village in Hobart has won the state's Telstra Businesswoman of the Year award. Glenview CEO Lucy O'Flaherty beat a strong...

105 solar panels put to work in Antarctica

The first Australian solar farm in Antarctica will be switched on at Casey research station today. Kim Ellis, Australian Antarctic Division Director, says the system of...

Bird joy on King Island

Researchers will spend more time on King Island learning more about two species of birds feared to be under extreme pressure. The King Island Scrub-tit and...

Arson probe into school fire

Classes will run as normal at Kingston High School today despite a suspicious fire doing heavy damage on the grounds overnight. "Kingston Brigade was fortunately close...

Teachers issue revised deal terms

Tasmania's teachers are making a counter offer, having roundly refused the state government's recent improved overture on wages and conditions. Unions have always held firm on a...