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Duck hunting season to begin

There's likely to be a mixed reaction to news the state's duck season will proceed for three months from Saturday. DPIPWE has announced after counts over a series of wetlands duck...

Rainy days and nights

Tasmania's come out of its wettest summer in 10 years, with parts of the central north particularly soggy, actually in the wettest 10% of records. The Bureau of Meteorology's climate summary...

Burnie police chase sparks calls for information

Police are seeking witnesses, following a dramatic car chase on the North West Coast on Tuesday. Authorities say a white Ford Falcon sedan evaded officers at Upper Burnie shortly before midday. Road...

VAD debate continues

Euthanasia advocates are welcoming the slow but steady progress of a voluntary assisted dying bill in Tasmania's lower house this week. Lengthy debate is expected on nearly 30 pages of amendments...

Murder appeal backflip by key witness

A key witness in the Susan Neill-Fraser murder appeal recanted evidence on Wednesday, testifying she wasn't on the yacht the night Bob Chappell went missing. 15 and homeless in 2009, Meaghan...

Father of Australian music dies

Photo: Michael Gudinski in 2009 (AAP Image/Julian Smith) Australian music business pioneer Michael Gudinski has died of a heart attack aged 68. He founded Mushroom Records when he was just 20 years old...

1 year on from Tassie's first COVID case

Tuesday marks a year since Tasmania's first coronavirus case was identified, and we're being assured the vaccine rollout is proceeding as planned. 1159 Tasmanian front line workers have received their first...

Solo walker frozen but unhurt

A hiker is suffering hypothermia but otherwise unharmed after spending the night in the Cradle Mountain Lake St Clair National Park. Police say the Queenslander in her 40s activated an emergency...

Neill-Fraser appeal sensation

The Hobart court hearing Susan Neill-Fraser's appeal to her murder conviction has heard from the key witness who previously denied being on the yacht in 2009 on the night Bob...

Sun shines for Devonport Regatta

The 63rd annual Devonport Regatta has been held under blue skies, with crowds lining the shores of the Mersey to catch all the action. Organisers overcame COVID-19 safety rules, construction on...