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Big turnout for Mozza farewell

The life of popular Tasmanian media identity Adrian Morrisby has been celebrated at Hobart's Bellerive Oval. He is being remembered for his kind, upbeat personality and community mindedness. Passing aged just 49, Mozza was well known in...

1954 Royal Tour remembered by the Coast

The Royal Tour of Tasmania by The Queen in 1954 will be remembered at a special exhibition at Penguin next month.The exhibition is being co-ordinated by the Penguin Royal Event committee.The Queen and Duke of...

New food van for Vinnies

Vinnies will take delivery of a new food van in Devonport today, which will be used to support vulnerable people in the community.The new food van will be based in Smithton, but will service much...

Some Coastal Family Law matters to transfer to Launceston

Some Family Law Court matters on the North-West Coast will be transferred to Launceston in November.Members of the legal fraternity have been informed sittings of the Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia matters previously...

Ambulance super-station for the North-West Coast

The Department of Health has lodged a development application to the Burnie City Council  for a new $10.3 million ambulance super-station which will eventually house and deploy 20 emergency vehicles.Health Minister and Braddon MP Jeremy...

Tas not budging on vaping

Tasmania's strict regulation of e-cigarettes will continue despite the country's drug regulator allowing doctors to prescribe liquid nicotine from next month. Tasmanian GPs who choose to prescribe nicotine e-cigarettes will be able to do so and...

Ravenswood fire under investigation

  Police are investigating a house fire at Ravenswood early this morning. Neighbours called emergency services at around 4am when they saw flames coming from the boarded up, unoccupied property on Rosetta Place. The property received significant structural...

Spring snow and wind forecast

There'll be some spring snow down to almost sea level around southern Tasmania on Friday.  It's the silver lining in what's expected to be another day of potentially damaging winds. kunyani/Mt Wellington recorded a 172 kilometre-an-hour gust...

Fridge fault destroys house

Fire that wiped out a house in Hobart's Mornington last night is found to have been caused by an outdoor fridge. An investigation concludes the fire broke out in the base of the fridge and ravaged...

Froling likely to return to the NWBU next year

Photo: Twitter Former Burnie  basketballer Keely Froling will return to the state next year after re-signing with the Launceston Tornadoes for the 2022 NBL-1 season.Froling is currentlly en route to the Middle East, where she will...