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Northern house fires

The bill of a house fire in Beaconsfield today is estimated to be $300,000. At around 10.20am crews got to work on the High Street home, but they could not save it. It is...

Treasury report into state finances

A key report examining the state's finances has been released by Treasury. What to take out of the Tasmanian Government's Fiscal Sustainability Report will likely depend on which side of the...

Missing in North West

Police are concerned for the welfare of 43-year-old Cassie Maria Poulton who was last seen in the Preolenna area yesterday morning. Cassie is believed to be travelling in a silver 2002...

Marina dead in the water

A permanent floating marina at Constitution Dock in Hobart will no longer go ahead. TasPorts says it has withdrawn a development application for a 24-berth marina on Hobart's waterfront, which would...

Not guilty pleas in pony deaths

Pleas of not guilty have been tendered in relation to the deaths of 16 horses transported on the Spirit of Tasmania. The ponies were found dead in late January last year...

Duo found guilty of Davies murder

Two people have been found guilty of murdering a Hobart tattoo artist. In May 2017, Risdon Vale's Dwayne 'Doc' Davies was shot in the head and then buried in a shallow...

Shots fired into business

Police are investigating a firearms incident at Bridgewater in the state's south over the weekend. Authorities say three shots were fired into the hairdresser and tattoo business in Hurst Street at...

Two charged over robbery

Two men have been charged in relation to an alleged aggravated armed robbery at a property on Tolosa Street in Glenorchy, last Tuesday night. Another man received a non-life threatening stab...

Hobart rail plans

The State Government's decision to appoint a consultant to examine possible options for Hobart's unused heritage rail corridor is being met with accusations of time wasting. A report is due to...

Rally against coal mine

Fears of a new coal mine in Tasmania's Midlands region are growing, despite Hodgman Government assurances that nothing has been given the green light. Earlier this year, a $50 000 grant...