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| The Health and Community Services Union is calling in Tasmania's workplace safety authority over chronic ambulance ramping. They've alerted Worksafe Tasmania to the conditions being faced by paramedics and other staff as...
| Nearly five months on from a fatal hit and run on the Midland Highway north of Hobart, police are renewing calls for information, with a killer driver still at large. 30-year-old Claremont man Gary John Hayes was struck...
| The Australian Medical Association Tasmania has welcomed the summit scheduled in June to discuss the crisis in the Emergency Department of the Royal Hobart Hospital, but says more thanjust money needs to be allocated to fix...
| The state’s peak business body is labelling today's public holiday "bizarre" and is calling for consistency across the board. It's sparked debate about whether we should all be working on Easter Tuesday, or eating...
| Over the Easter weekend, three John Deere Gator Utility Vehicles were stolen from Midland Tractors at Montrose. Tasmania Police says the total value of the stolen vehicles is in excess of $50,000. The Glenorchy Criminal...
| Hobart Airport is a step closer to carbon neutrality after meeting a key benchmark. Lighting upgrades, including low-consumption LEDs in the terminal and on the runway, and diverting waste from landfill have seen it attain...
| Israel Folau's future in Australian rugby may be decided within two weeks after his code of conduct hearing was set down for May 4. The Wallabies superstar has been charged with a high-level code of conduct breach following...
| Hundreds of people attended a community meeting at Coles Bay on the state's east coast to discuss the State Government’s Freycinet Master Plan this morning. The Freycinet Action Network says a Revised Draft Freycinet...
| A Devonport woman is in the Royal Hobart Hospital after falling off a waterfall in the central highlands. In a daytripper's nightmare, police say the 45-year-old was visiting Parsons Falls near Lake Mackenzie with her family...
| Police are continuing appeals for anyone who has information on the murder of a young Gagebrook father to come forward, despite a major development in the case. A 30-year-old Gagebrook man arrested at Fingal on Friday night...
| Police have been called in to investigate after an overnight fire in Ravenswood was deemed to have been deliberately lit. Fire crews were called to the blaze on Tahara Court at around 2am to find a house fully engulfed in...
| An 18-year-old has died after a car crashed into a power pole in the state's north overnight. It's believed the 27-year-old driver lost control of his Mitsubishi Triton on Frankford Road near Birralee while rounding a bend...

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