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Lambie's power plans

Although Jacqui Lambie seems intent on running candidates in the upcoming state election, the Tasmanian Independent herself plans to stick with federal politics. A weekend poll shows a Lambie candidate is...

Banjo's blaze in Rosny Park

A fire broke out in a Banjo's bakery in Hobart's Rosny Park on the corner of Bligh and Bayfield Streets around 10 am. Tasmanian Fire Service officers were dispatched to deal...

Minority government looms

Labor's switch to a new leader is paying dividends with new polling showing Rebecca White has now pushed a nose in front as Tasmania's preferred Premier. The poll's also thrown up...

Airbag time bomb

A number of car makers are accused of replacing faulty airbags with the same problematic equipment according to an explosive report from Choice. The Takata airbags involved in the largest auto...

Police thank public for assistance

  Police would like to thank members of the public for providing information that lead to the location of a 30 year old male wanted by police. Over the past few days...

Deliberately lit house fires linked

  Glenorchy CIB is investigating a deliberately lit fire at a property in Goodwood Road, Goodwood, which appears to be linked to a house fire in June. In April 2017, two houses...

NBN woes

There's no shortage of radio talk-back callers willing to outline their problems with the NBN service in the state. On Tasmania Talks, in-studio guest NBN State Corporate Affairs manager Russell Kelly...

Blueberry brawl

Rust in Tasmania's blueberry crops isn't being dealt with properly by authorities in the minds of industry players. It's being described as so serious that the industry may be rendered unviable...

Early Tas poll talk

A comment about seeking a mandate from the Tasmanian people by the Treasurer's set off speculation that an early election's a firming possibility. Peter Gutwein made the observation when referring to...

Rosebery house fire

There's been a house fire in Rosebery on Tasmania's West Coast in the early hours of this morning. The Tasmania Fire Service got to the scene on Koonya Street just after...