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| There's relief from Tasmania's Abalone Council at Morrison Government moves to jump-start overseas freight. With China's coronavirus situation apparently improving, demand is starting to ramp up for our rock lobster and...
| Following a targeted investigation by the Burnie Criminal Investigation Branch and Western Drug Investigation Service, six people from the Burnie area have been charged with firearms trafficking. Of these, four are also...
| .Australia's share market was getting its colour back in its cheeks, but it didn't last. It looked like the momentum would remain upwards after Monday's largest one day rise in more than 40 years on the nation's stock market. First...
| It's hoped an unprecedented $130 billion Morrison Government plan will help protect about six milion Australian jobs. Businesses will be paid $1500 a fortnight to pass on to each employee they keep on. It'll help companies...
| Tougher social coronavirus controls are now in force in Tasmania, with the only legitimate reasons for leaving home including work, exercise, supply runs, and compassionate care. Police will have the power to arrest those...
| The Australian Antarctic Division has hired a new vessel to fill in while awaiting the arrival of new icebreaker RSV Nuyina. The MPV Everest will be used to resupply the AAD's Antarctic stations and sub-Antarctic Macquarie...
| Back in 2005, Tasmania's average price for unleaded was a 117.9 per litre. So an even lower 109.9 recently at Tasmanian Petroleum's Bridgewater automated Shell outlet on Glenstone Road in Greater Hobart's North has been...
| A woman in her 80s has become Tasmania's first coronavirus fatality, succumbing to the illness at Burnie's Northwest Regional Hospital. The state's infection count has risen to 66, a sixfold increase on 9 days ago. Director...
| Four men and a woman have been charged with murder, after the death of 23-year-old man early yesterday morning in Burnie. Emergency services were called to Ritchie Avenue at around 3am, finding a man with critical injuries...
| 5 people are in custody following a shocking incident in Burnie early on Sunday morning. Emergency services were called to Ritchie Avenue at around 3am, finding a man critically injured from an alleged altercation. He died...
| Premier of Tasmania Peter Gutwein speaking to media ahead of the Council of Australian Governments (COAG) in Sydney, Friday, March 13, 2020. (AAP Image/James Gourley) Any non-essential arrival in Tasmania - including those...
| Police are investigating the theft of hand sanitiser from the Mersey Community Hospital. Around 7pm on Wednesday night, two women were seen leaving the Mersey Community Hospital with bottles of hand sanitiser. “A...

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