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| A man who allegedly fled Burnie's Police Station last month and then tried to leave the state has pleaded not guilty to charges relating to the alleged incident. 26-year-old Braydon William Stanley pleaded not guilty via...
| Today is Restart a Heart Day, which encourages more Australians to learn the signs of cardiac arrest and how to perform life-saving resuscitation. Each year in Australia about 20-thousand people have a cardiac arrest out...
| A visit by the Majestic Princess to start the cruise ship season has brought three and a half thousand passengers into Hobart and now into Port Arthur today. 65 ships are scheduled to call into the south, and marks a start...
| With just another six weeks until entries for January's Hobart Tennis International close, organisers are eager to see sporting stars return to the state. The calibre of talent is currently a work in progress, but tournament...
| Launceston CBD's TasTAFE campus is set to close down. The vocational education provider has confirmed its consolidation to nearby Alanvale, where it plans to upgrade facilities and equipment. There's no specific timeline...
| Family and police are concerned for the welfare of a 33-year-old man who hasn't been seen since the end of last month. William Song, who also goes by the name of Jasper Nemo, was last in contact with his family on September...
| Squabbles over money management has featured heavily in a new sitting of Tasmania's parliament today. Falling revenues has the government scraping out savings from services such as health which is widely viewed as already...
| A 45 year old man who was riding a bicycle is in a serious, but stable condition, in the North West Regional Hospital after crashing with a large freezer truck on the Bass Highway at Burnie's Wivenhoe yesterday afternoon. The...
| A West Hobart man has been clocked driving at 172 kilometres an hour. Police picked up the offender travelling south on the Midland Highway at Powranna yesterday afternoon. The 21-year-old lost his licence for at least...
| A major conference looking into removing stigma surrounding post-traumatic stress disorder in the workplace is underway. Over the last 10 years, there have been 206 reported claims made for PTSD injuries, costing Tasmania...
| Four people are in custody following an alleged burglary attempt at a Carlton home at around 1pm today. Police say four people were arrested near Sorell, in the state's south, following a report of an attempted burglary...
| Tasmania's embarking on spreading a new message to keep enticing tourists to holiday here. The ad campaign is called Tasmania – Come Down For Air, featuring plenty of images of the state's regional charms, found in...

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