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Notorious murderer back in court

A convicted rapist and murderer remains behind bars after appearing on fresh charges. Jamie John Curtis is back in court on four counts of breaching a restraint order and 10 of failing to comply with a...

Government income to plunge

A strong balance sheet and economy continues to be the message from the Tasmanian Government, despite a setback to income. It has emerged stamp duty and GST revenues will reduce by $560 million. Treasurer Peter Gutwein insists...

Sky the limit for Hobart Airport

A brand new departures lounge and facilities for international connections are on the horizon in a three-stage expansion of Hobart Airport. Passengers are tipped to roughly double to more than 4.5 million annually in the next...

Fresh plea to find Gorge attacker

Launceston police say a man identified in a picture released last week as a person of interest in the Cataract Gorge assault is not a suspect. “At this stage we have eliminated him as a suspect...

$250k reward for Helen Munnings information

Police are now offering a substantially increased reward for information regarding one the state's most high profile cold cases.  The $50,000 on offer for tip-offs that lead to the whereabouts of missing Burnie mother Helen Munnings...

"Day of action" for protesters

Some mainland farms and meatworks are at a standstill after animal welfare campaigners launched what they're calling a national day of action on Monday.  Protests are also under way at abattoirs in Victoria and Queensland, with...

Supercars scorch Symmons

Shane Van Gisbergen is now fourth in the supercars standings after holding off championship leader Scott McLaughlin's Mustang to book Holden's first race win this year. Fabian Coulthard and David Reynolds crossed second and third at...

Man refused bail after shot fired into garage

Police have used road spikes to arrest a man in the state's north, in relation to 34 charges - including recklessly firing a gun into a garage roller door. Ethan Daniel Baker was already wanted on...