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Bellamy's buyout gets the nod

  A $1.5 billion buyout of Bellamy Australia will go ahead, after nearly all its shareholders voted to sell the Launceston-based infant formula marketer to the China Mengniu Dairy Company. Major shareholder...

Water restrictions for Hobart and surrounds

Southern Tasmania will experience temporary water restrictions beginning just before Christmas. Stage One restrictions will come into effect for Hobart and outlying areas from December 20th. They'll apply past Margate, Kempton,...

Abandoned roadwork sign menace

Drivers across Tasmania tearing their hair out over snail pace speed limits from redundant roadworks signs may have some satisfaction in the near future. Burnie Mayor Steve Kons is making it...

Show of support for retailers

A new awareness campaign is encouraging Tasmanians to call out antisocial behaviour, violence and theft in shops as retailers get extra busy heading into Christmas.  The public's being reminded of the...

Stewart now eyeing Hobart for tower

Launceston City Council is making no apologies for demanding a lengthy list of studies for a now-scrapped upmarket unit complex in the Invermay flood zone. Developer Errol Stewart has withdrawn his...

Lambie backs the scrapping of Medivac

Jacqui Lambie Network Senator Jacqui Lambie during debate on the Medivac Bill in the Senate chamber at Parliament House in Canberra, Wednesday, December 4, 2019. (AAP Image/Mick Tsikas) Tasmanian Independent Jacqui...