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| Two people have been taken to hospital after escaping a fire that engulfed a home in Elizabeth Town early on Wednesday morning Emergency services were called to the house on the Bass Highway just after 4:00am. Local brigades...
| Police are yet to lay charges over a fatal shooting at Bridgewater after arresting the suspect on Tuesday night. The man was taken into custody without incident over the death of Tye Silver at a Douglas Drive home, in what...
| Tasmania has seen a jump in case numbers once again - recording 1,310 new positive covid cases in the 24 hour reporting period. 360 positive infections were confirmed by PCR tests, 950 recorded from RAT's. 4,676 RAT's were...
| Police are investigating a serious single motorbike crash at Ravenswood on Monday night. Emergency services rushed to the scene near Mornington Avenue at around 7:15pm. The male rider, aged in his 30s, was heading south...
| A manhunt is underway in Hobart's north after a man was fatally shot at Bridgewater overnight. Police were called to a Douglas Drive residence just before 1 on Tuesday morning but the man couldn't be saved, dying a short...
| Incat Tasmania's revealed it's won a major contract to build a fast ferry for South Korea, Construction of the 76 metre vessel has already started and it is on track to be delivered in the first quarter of next year. The...
| The future of Hobart's Nyrstar zinc smelter and more than 600 jobs appear secure as the company eyes a $350 million revamp of its 100-year-old cell house at Lutana. A planning application has been submitted to Glenorchy...
| More than 1,000 cases of covid were reported in Tasmania in the last 24 hours. 21 people are in hospital with covid - 7 people are being treated specifically for their infection, 14 are being treated for other medical issues....
| AAP Image/Darren England The future is now for Cameron Green after he proved "as good as any allrounder in the world" this Ashes, igniting an embarrassing England collapse of 10-56 that delivered Australia a 4-0 series win...
| A man was shot by police in Burnie at Shorewell Park this morning. Police were called to the property around 8:30am over a report of an armed man acting aggressively, making threats, and firing a weapon. Attempts to negotiate...
| Recoveries from COVID-19 continue to outpace new infections in the latest 24-hour figures released on Saturday morning. 1470 people were released from isolation in the last 24 hours, versus 1139 new cases. It's dropped...

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