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Folau's fate to be decided soon

Israel Folau's future in Australian rugby may be decided within two weeks after his code of conduct hearing was set down for May 4. The Wallabies superstar has been charged with a high-level code of conduct...

Freycinet Master Plan rejected

Hundreds of people attended a community meeting at Coles Bay on the state's east coast to discuss the State Government’s Freycinet Master Plan this morning. The Freycinet Action Network says a Revised Draft Freycinet Peninsula Master...

Two waterfall accidents

A Devonport woman is in the Royal Hobart Hospital after falling off a waterfall in the central highlands. In a daytripper's nightmare, police say the 45-year-old was visiting Parsons Falls near Lake Mackenzie with her family...

Murder arrest in Turner case

Police are continuing appeals for anyone who has information on the murder of a young Gagebrook father to come forward, despite a major development in the case. A 30-year-old Gagebrook man arrested at Fingal on Friday...

Another Ravenswood fire

Police have been called in to investigate after an overnight fire in Ravenswood was deemed to have been deliberately lit. Fire crews were called to the blaze on Tahara Court at around 2am to find a...

Horror 48hrs on Tassie roads

An 18-year-old has died after a car crashed into a power pole in the state's north overnight. It's believed the 27-year-old driver lost control of his Mitsubishi Triton on Frankford Road near Birralee while rounding a...

14-year-old girl charged over alleged murder

A 14-year-old girl has been charged with one count of being an accessory after the fact to murder, in relation to the alleged murder of Jarrod Leigh Turner, of Gagebrook, whose body was found on...

Weather looking good for Easter

Tasmania's looking forward to reasonable weather statewide over the Easter break, with tops in the high teens and early 20s, apart from some showers and a cold front due on Sunday evening. Meteorologist, Rachel McInerney, from...

Poppy love: alkaloids bounce back

Tasmania's volatile poppy industry is set for another upswing. Tasmanian Alkaloids has announced it's boosting the number of hectares needed for next year's crop by 65 per cent to more than 8000 hectares, good news for...

Underwear couple arrested

A shipment of underwear allegedly loaded with nearly a kilo of ice has a northwest Tasmanian couple in serious trouble. The man and a woman aged 48 and 39 were arrested after police raided an Ulverstone...