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Canes caned: record flogging for Hobart

AAP Image/Joel Carrett Hobart insist they can shrug off Glenn Maxwell's demolition job as a one-off and rebound for the BBL finals after the biggest loss in their history. The Hurricanes will face Adelaide in an eliminator...

Vandals destroy Tasmanian devil fence

A number of newly installed guide-posts for the Tasmanian devil have been destroyed. The act has been slammed by Circular Head Council, who have called it an act of "senseless vandalism". The Woolnorth Road Virtual Fence Project...

Charges laid over alleged shooting and house fire

A man has been charged in relation to an alleged shooting incident in the State's north. The 25-year-old was arrested following an alleged shoot out with police at Shorewell Park in Burnie on Sunday. He has been...

Two in ICU as hospitalisations increase

29 people are in our state's hospitals with COVID-19. 12 people are being treated specifically for their symptoms, 17 are being treated for other medical conditions. Two people are being treated in an ICU - the Health...

House fire at Elizabeth Town

Two people have been taken to hospital after escaping a fire that engulfed a home in Elizabeth Town early on Wednesday morning Emergency services were called to the house on the Bass Highway just after 4:00am. Local...

Shooting suspect in custody

Police are yet to lay charges over a fatal shooting at Bridgewater after arresting the suspect on Tuesday night.  The man was taken into custody without incident over the death of Tye Silver at a Douglas...

COVID-19 cases under investigation at Mersey Community Hospital

Investigations are underway after a Mersey Community Hospital patient tested positive to COVID-19. The patient, in their 60's, started experiencing symptoms while staying in a room of four. Another patient has since tested positive. A third patient is...

Coastal COVID numbers rise

The number of active COVID-19 cases on the North-West Coast is rapidly approaching 1000.The Department of Health says there's currently 977 active cases on the Coast.Statewide, there's 6417 active cases, with 20 in hospital, but...

King Island to Devonport service to return

A Devonport to King Island shipping service is set to resume from March this year after being taken off the schedule more than three years ago.Since 2018, King Island shipping has been part of a...

Stanley to Smithton walking/cycling track proposal

A $3.2 million shared Coastal walking and cycling track from Stanley to Smithton via Seven Mile Beach, could be on the radar for this year's Federal Election.The idea for the project has come from the...