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Bushwalker saved

Bad weather has forced a bushwalker to call for help on the Overland Track. Police say the 43-year-old man was well prepared and had hired a...

Police probe body find

Police are releasing more details about a deceased woman found near the Derwent Entertainment Centre on Sunday as her identity remains a mystery.  A passer-by raised...

Ben Lomond needs visitors

Tasmania's Make Yourself At Home Campaign encouraging holidaying within our own state has yet to work some magic on Ben Lomond Ski Resort. To make matters...

Tasmanians still stranded overseas

A Hobart family remains stuck in the Philippines after their latest booked return flight fell through on the weekend. Brett Riseley says the Australian Government's advice...

Man allegedly caught 84km/h above limit

Police are reminding motorists to drive to the speed limit after a Hobart man was detected travelling 84km/h over the limit on the Southern Outlet...

Crash probe

Police are appealing for dashcam footage after detaining crash survivors in the Royal Hobart Hospital for questioning. A red Commodore ute lost control on a bend...

Body found at rear of DEC

A deceased woman's body has washed up on the banks of the River Derwent in Hobart's north this morning. The grim discovery was made by a...

Huon Highway fatal

An elderly male from Huonville has died in a car crash in the state's south. The 88-year-old's Toyota Yaris collided head-on with a Volkswagon station wagon...

Police embrace technology on the streets

Hundreds of body worn cameras have now been deployed to frontline police officers in Tasmania. It's part of the state government's 2018 $3.4 million election commitment. Police...

New anti-euthanasia group emerges

A new group has been launched to oppose voluntary assisted dying legislation in Tasmania. Mersey Independent Mike Gaffney is expected to bring the 'End-of-Life Choices' bill...

Illegal tourists claims

Talk of private flights carrying Victorian tourists into small Tasmanian air strips, escaping the scrutiny of authorities and defying quarantine laws, has been raised with...

Bird lovers furious over duck hunt

Tasmania's Environment Department is under fire for allowing an unlimited duck hunting season to go ahead this year, against wildlife management officer advice. Due to pressures...

Jobless figures rise, but ads increase

Tasmania's unemployment rate's risen but it's one of the better results. New ABS data shows the state's seasonally adjusted jobless figure for June lifted 0.6 to...

Pokie losses in overdrive

Months of lockdown saw Tasmania's poker machine players return with a vengeance when they were switched back on in late June. Department of Treasury and Finance...

Basketball's Tassie takeover

Basketball boss Larry Kestelman is making no secret of his ambition to make the sport Tasmania's number 1 activity, displacing football codes.  It's prompting the question...

Cop busted

A southern Tasmania Police constable is suspended with pay on criminal accusations. The 33-year-old man has been charged with possessing and using a controlled drug and...

New bridge design raises questions

At least two southern Tasmanian councils are cautiously optimistic about a replacement Bridgewater Bridge, after the Tasmanian Government released eight approved design requirements. Derwent Valley Mayor...

Canine coronavirus suspicions

More reports of canine coronavirus are surfacing in Tasmania. It should be made clear, the coronavirus in dogs has nothing to do with the pandemic and...

Driver allegedly blows 0.354 reading

Police have charged a woman after she was allegedly caught driving while disqualified and under the influence of alcohol following a crash in Launceston last...