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Launceston gun crime concerns

Police in Launceston are investigating whether there are any links between three separate gun incidents in as many days. In the...

Police hunt purse grabbing thief

Tasmania Police is investigating a robbery in the state's North West on Saturday morning. Just before 10am, a 64-year-old woman was...

Warning after "cut firewood" hits car

Tasmania Police is reminding motorists to ensure their loads are secured, after a concerning incident on Good Friday. At around 3pm,...

Labor lashed for pokies deal

Tasmanian Labor has been labelled spineless for signing a deal to back poker machines in the state's pubs and clubs,...

Premier urged to change election date

A campaign is underway to have the Premier reschedule the upper house polls for Windermere, Derwent and Mersey, separate to...

Bob Brown faces court over protests

  Trespassing charges laid against former Greens leader Bob Brown over two anti-logging protests in Tasmania were "misconceived", a court has...

Hobart workers ripped off

More than three-quarters of Hobart cafes and eateries were found to be in breach of workplace laws following snap audits...

Man charged over alleged stabbing

A 37-year-old man has been charged over an alleged wounding on Hobart's eastern shore on Tuesday night. Two men were allegedly...

Incat election promise

Photo: 2020 Incat vessel bound for Trinidad and Tobago   Major employer Incat has become a winner in the election campaign. What a...