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| Three men are being treated at the St Helens district hospital after a boating mishap in poor weather on the east coast. The trio were on board a 33-foot single-hull yacht which broke its mooring at Binalong Bay and ran...
| No one was hurt in a house shooting in Hobart's north late last night. Police are yet to announce any arrests in relation to the incident. Officers were called to Ebden Street at Claremont at about 11:40pm. Two shots were...
| T The Huon Valley Council is rubbishing corruption allegations which have swirled around the appointment of new General Manager Jason Browne. Protesters picketed Wednesday night's meeting, where Mayor Bec Enders (pictured)...
| There's been a happy ending in the case of a kayaker reported missing off the Montagu area in the state's far northwest. The 16-year-old Circular Head boy set out for a paddle on Wednesday morning but was taken by tidal...
| The State Government has confirmed they're backing away from the National Plan of reopening our borders once 80% of the total population has been vaccinated. Premier Peter Gutwein fronted the media this afternoon with Director...
| A 36-year-old man from the state’s north-east will front the Launceston Magistrates Court on 11 charges, after police seized $160,000 worth of allegedly stolen property. Among the items recovered during Tuesday's search...
| Historic police deaths are among those being commemorated at Wednesday's National Remembrance Day ceremony on Hobart's eastern shore. Tasmania Police officers will stand in solidarity with others around the country to remember...
| It's bad news for anyone who's good at forgetting to bring their reusable bags. Woolworths is commencing a trial this week across some of its stores across the state and country - removing the 15c reusable plastic bags from...
| The cause of a Ridgley house fire has been revealed. TFS crews from Burnie, Ridgley and Somerset were called to the Ridgley Highway property shortly after 5am this morning, finding the house well alight. The occupant of...
| Cricket Tasmania has made the call to bring the Tigers' Sheffield Shield and One-Day squads back home, just moments before they were due begin their season against the Queensland Bulls. The move was made out of an abundance...
| Outspoken Hobart Alderman Marti Zucco says council's parking fees will drive shoppers to neighbouring cities unless there's a review. After leading a successful campaign to have North Hobart's parking meters suspended, Alderman...
| A local charity fundraiser is encouraging cat owners to walk their feline friends on a leash - to promote both responsible cat ownership and raising money. Ten Lives Cat Centre, based in Hobart, is aiming to raise $10,000...

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