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Race industry hearings

Claims a leading greyhound trainer angrily dragged his whimpering dog with a broken leg to a trailer at Launceston trials on November 23rd have been heard today. The Government Business Enterprise...

New Tassie AFLW umpires

Eight Tasmanians will officiate in the upcoming AFL Women's season. Field umpire Tomas McIntee, boundary umpire Dominic Schiliro and goal umpire Will Robertson - all from Launceston - will be on...

Neill-Fraser appeal fails

A Hobart grandmother looks set to serve out her 23-year murder sentence after her latest appeal bid failed. Susan Neill-Fraser had a last-ditch chance to be freed under new Tasmanian laws...

Flowerdale standoff resolved

A police standoff with a man holed up inside a house in Tasmania's north west has ended. The man allegedly stole a vehicle and drove to a Flowerdale property near Wynyard...

Drink drivers pinged

Two alleged high range drink drivers are out on bail following separate crashes in the state's north on Friday night. A 22-year-old Hillwood male in a Subaru station wagon hit two...

Lights to stay on in Tassie

The acting CEO of state-owned electricity generator Hydro Tasmania is optimistic there'll be no repeat of the 2016 power crisis as the government renegotiates its Tamar Valley Power gas supply...

Public Health fight to lock out new COVID-19 variant

Public Health have confirmed additional border measures will be introduced in response to a new strain of Coronavirus. The new strain (Omicron or B.1.1.529) of the virus (SARS-CoV-2) that causes COVID-19...

First Tasmanian charged under Operation Arkstone

The Australian Federal Police have partnered with local detectives to make an arrest in our capital city. The move is all a part of Operation Arkstone, a large scale federal investigation...

Covid approach for when border opens

The finer details of Tasmania's Covid rules once the hard border lifts on December 15th have been released today. It includes fully vaccinated close contacts of the infected having to isolate...

Surf's up at Carlton

It's good timing for Tasmania's warmer weather, as Carlton Park Surf Lifesaving Club gears up for its annual Bendigo Bank 7HOFM Surf Festival on Saturday. Ocean swimming, beach running, surf boats,...