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21 in hospital, 1 in ICU

More than 1,000 cases of covid were reported in Tasmania in the last 24 hours.  21 people are in hospital with covid - 7 people are being treated specifically for their...

Aussies go 4-nil in Hobart

AAP Image/Darren England The future is now for Cameron Green after he proved "as good as any allrounder in the world" this Ashes, igniting an embarrassing England collapse of 10-56 that...

Armed man shot by Burnie police

A man was shot by police in Burnie at Shorewell Park this morning. Police were called to the property around 8:30am over a report of an armed man acting aggressively, making...

Active cases continue downtrend

Recoveries from COVID-19 continue to outpace new infections in the latest 24-hour figures released on Saturday morning.  1470 people were released from isolation in the last 24 hours, versus 1139 new...

Aussies chasing runs on day 2

AAP Image/ Darren England Travis Head believes a first-innings total of at least 300 will be enough to put the fifth Ashes Test on Australia's terms, likening a challenging Hobart pitch...

Police search for offender after north west stabbing

Police are searching for an unknown offender after a stabbing in the North West. Officers were called to Morris Avenue in Devonport at around 12.45pm this afternoon. A man was found with...

Horror fire at Huonville

Tasmania Fire Service investigators are on the scene of a horror fire at Huonville. Emergency services were called to the blaze on Sale Street just before 2pm, the unit was fully engulfed...

New COVID-19 Business Impact Support Program revealed

The State Government has revealed more support for Tasmanian Small Business, but some are wondering if it goes far enough. The new COVID-19 Business Impact Support Program will give a helping...

Booster rates increase

Another 1,201 covid cases have been recorded in the last 24 hour reporting period. 349 positives were recorded from 2,088 PCR tests - 853 rapid antigen test results were reported. 1,731 people...

Canes blow the Thunder away

  AAP Image/James Ross Hobart Hurricanes have one foot in the Big Bash League finals after Matthew Wade returned from personal leave and powered them to a crucial win over the Sydney...