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West Coast driver reportedly nabbed at 171 km/hr

Police have slammed the alleged behaviours of a Strahan driver, after a traffic stop on the West Coast. The 49-year-old was travelling north between Strahan and Zeehan when he was stopped by officers near Little Henty...

LGH review underway, COVID cases forces two wards to close

The Tasmanian Government has launched a child safe governance review at the Launceston General Hospital, following the harrowing evidence of abuse being presented at the powerful Commission of Inquiry last week. "...while we look forward to...

Man hit by car

An elderly Goodwood man was taken to the Royal Hobart Hospital with head injuries after being hit by a car at Glenorchy on Sunday evening. The driver of a northbound station wagon wasn't hurt in the...

Youth charged after alleged robbery and reported car jacking attempt

A spate of alleged robberies across Greater Hobart continues, following an incident with another teenager. Police will allege a youth approached staff at Woolworths in Hobart’s CBD on Friday afternoon and demanded money while holding a...

1,062 new Covid-19 cases for Tasmania

Tasmania's active Coronavirus numbers have climbed once more, with new infections continuing to outpace recoveries. 1,062 new cases have been recorded in the past 24 hours, 53 Covid-positive patients are in hospital, with three patients being cared...

Discounts on offer for Tasmanian driver's licenses

The State Government has announced new concessions for Tasmanian driver licenses, in the wake of soaring cost of living pressures. There are concessions available for eligible motorists renewing their driver’s licence, with savings as high as...

Woman seriously injured by quad bike roll

(Image Supplied: Royal Flying Doctor Service) A woman in her forties has been airlifted to the Launceston General Hospital after a serious crash on Flinders Island. Just after midnight last night, the woman was riding a quad...

Investigations continue into Sandy Bay robbery

Two teenagers have been taken into custody, after an armed robbery in Tasmania's south. It's reported the girls entered a Sandy Bay business at around 6.40pm last night, armed with a box cutting knife. An employee was...

Coronavirus case numbers top a thousand once more

Tasmania's active Coronavirus case numbers have fallen overnight, after a sharp jump at the start of the month. 1,144 new infections have been recorded in the past 24 hours, Public Health is monitoring 6,933 active cases, down...

Ute roll seriously injures two people

Two people have been taken to Mersey Hospital after being seriously injured in a ute roll over. Emergency services were called to Moorland Beach in Wesley Vale late last night, after a flat tray ute rolled...