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Mother, child hit by car in CBD

An eight-year-old boy is in the Royal Hobart Hospital with head and chest injuries after he and his mother were hit by a car in...

Court hears Ulverstone murder charge

Ulverstone's Colin William Drake remains in custody and did not apply for bail in an appearance in court in Devonport on a murder charge. The 35...

Ley questioned on Lake Malbena at NPC

The controversial Lake Malbena proposal in Tasmania's Wilderness World Heritage Area has been thrust onto the national stage. Federal Environment Minister Susan Ley has fielded questions...

Dozens charged in crackdown on gun crime

Police in northern Tasmania say a crackdown on illegal firearms, which was launched in the wake of a surge in gun crime in Launceston, has been...

Alleged Risdon Vale shooter charged

Police are pressing charges against a man after swooping on a Risdon Vale home on Wednesday afternoon, following reports of gunfire inside the Waratah Road...

Tigers squad named

The male cricket squad for the Tasmanian Tigers for the coming season has been named in Hobart. Reigning David Boon Medallist, Jake Doran (pictured left) has...

O'Byrne after reading

New Tasmanian Labor Leader David O'Byrne has the challenging task ahead of reuniting the party after factional squabbles were blamed for a third election loss...

Kangaroo Bay in limbo

Clarence's Mayor remains upbeat about the prospects for a multimillion dollar development at Kangaroo Bay, despite indications it won't be in the form initially promised. Doug...

Quarterly rego option

(Minister Michael Ferguson, on the right, at the Northern Suburbs Community Centre in Newnham) Quarterly payments for car registrations become an option from July 1st. The state...

Titmus' dad not convinced of toxic culture

Allegations of fat shaming and a toxic culture at Swimming Australia aren't being backed up by the father of Tasmanian prodigy Ariarne Titmus. An all-female panel...

AFL shifts Melbourne matches to Tas

Cale Hooker of the Bombers celebrates kicking a goal during the Round 12 AFL match between the Essendon Bombers and the Richmond Tigers at Optus...

Suspicious death at Ulverstone

Police believe a woman whose body was found at a home at Ulverstone early on Tuesday morning was murdered. Forensic officers were on the scene on...

Man hospitalised from Midland Hwy crash

An elderly man is recovering in hospital in a stable condition following a two vehicle crash on the Midland Highway on Sunday morning. The 80-year-old, who...

Probe into midnight blaze

UPDATE 12:12pm Saturday:  Accidental causes are being blamed for a midnight fire which did $80,000 damage to a home south of Hobart. The occupant of a home...

Midway Point Solution progress

State and Federal Liberal government politicians have gathered to check out work on the so-called Midway Point Solution, designed to clear a road bottleneck connecting...

Long weekend road crackdown

Tasmania Police is launching a blitz on driver behaviour for the Queen's Birthday weekend. Between Friday and Monday they'll be increased patrols on the state's roads,...