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Tas covid update

Having wrapped up a coronavirus meeting with the Prime Minister and other Premiers, Peter Gutwein's provided an update on where everything's at. As expected, he's keeping Tasmania's arrival ban in place...

Teddy's heroism in revised book on Tasmania's finest

The exploits of Latrobe war hero Teddy Sheean are being chronicled in the latest revision of a book on Tasmania's finest. "Our Heroes" chronicles the lives of notable Tasmanians including those...

Freak tides on way

A wintry spell in Tasmania in coming days is being preceded by the highest tides in 26 years.  Low air pressure and the combined pull of the sun and moon will...

Man not seen since Monday

Police are appealing for information about the whereabouts of a 42-year-old from the Derwent Valley. Lawrence Leigh Brown was last seen in the Hobart CBD on 19 July, with police and...

Vaccine implicated in Tasmanian death

One of two new cases of blood clotting death following a first dose of AstraZeneca covid vaccine is a 44 year old Tasmanian man. The Therapeutic Goods Administration has added the death...

Don't bail out on your second vaccine

A new advertising campaign has been launched featuring prominent Tasmanians cricketers David Boon and Tim Pains, and Australian of the Year, Grace Tame, urging Tasmanians who have received their first...

Atkinson kicks off Tassie campaign

Nathaniel Atkinson of Melbourne City celebrates after winning the A-League Grand Final at AAMI Park (AAP Image/Scott Barbour) A Riverside Olympic product is Tasmania's first athlete in action at the Tokyo...

Bagdad burglars on the run

At least two offenders are on the run after homeowners at Bagdad caught them breaking in on Wednesday night. Police swooped on the East Bagdad Road property, sending out a night-vision...

Mayoral races decided

Glenorchy has a new mayor, Bec Thomas winning the job convincingly in the local government by-elections. She beat out former state MP Sue Hickey who has won a place on Glenorchy...

Take two on Prospect water fix

Running water has been restored to dozens of homes and businesses in Prospect for a second time in 24 hours. Tuesday's first repair effort by TasWater crews on Westbury Road, Caroline...