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Horror crash claims Launceston driver

A report will be prepared for the Coroner after a horror smash on the East Tamar Highway. The incident occurred at around 2:45pm yesterday afternoon at the intersection of the highway...

Dodges Ferry carjack report

A report of an attempted carjacking in Dodges Ferry east of Hobart is being checked out by police. At around 1.30 this afternoon (Friday) a man armed with a knife is...

1303 new cases, government ditches Facebook figures

Tasmania's recent COVID-19 surge has continued, just hours after the public health emergency declaration ended.  1303 new cases and no deaths were reported on Friday morning, the largest spike seen for...

Health bosses to account for Griffin failures

Further senior Tasmanian health officials will front an inquiry investigating a pedophile nurse who worked in the children's ward of a hospital for nearly two decades. The commission examining state government...

Kid accused of motorbike theft spree

A 15 year old has been charged with the theft of motorbikes across Hobart, Glenorchy and Bridgewater spanning two months. Police have noted that some of the bikes were expensive models...

Active cases explode

There's an apparent discrepancy in Tasmania's latest COVID numbers. Tasmania's active case count has inexplicably surged by 1254 to more than 7400 since Wednesday, the rise almost equal to new infections...

LGH staff woes helped nurse abuser

A dysfunctional staff culture in the children's ward of a Tasmanian hospital created the "perfect storm" for a male nurse to take advantage and abuse kids. An inquiry into state government...

Dark Mofo 2022 generates millions

Airport. Image Credit - Rosie Hastie, 2022 It's been revealed this year's Dark Mofo ticket sales have generated around $3.5 million. While adhering to venue capacity guidelines and safety protocols, nearly 72,000...

Northern crash being probed

An investigation is underway into a single vehicle crash at Underwood on Monday night that left two men in hospital. Emergency services responded to the incident at about 9:45 on Lilydale...

Tasmania Covid-19 death toll reaches 90

Tasmania's Coronavirus toll has reached 90. The news follows the death of a woman in her 80's passing away in the State's north. 1,174 new infections have been recorded overnight, down slightly...