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Coastal girls hopeful for AFLW draft

Four Coastal footballers will be hoping to hear their names read out at Tuesday night's AFLW National Draft.   Ulverstone trio Candice Belbin, Courtney Hingston and Meghan Gaffney have all nominated for the draft, along with Wynyard's...

Tassal sale would be a disaster for bass Strait

A Coastal environmental group says the potential sale of Tasmanian salmon producer to a Canadian company will be a disaster for Bass Strait.   North West Tas for Clean Oceans secretary Ben Lans says if the bid...

Pharmacy degree to be offered at Cradle Coast

North-West Coast students wanting to become pharmacists won't have to travel out of the region to study from next year.   The University of Tasmania has today launched its new fast-track Batchelor of Pharmacy with Honours Degree,...

Northern crash being probed

An investigation is underway into a single vehicle crash at Underwood on Monday night that left two men in hospital. Emergency services responded to the incident at about 9:45 on Lilydale Road, involving a silver Holden...

Tasmania Covid-19 death toll reaches 90

Tasmania's Coronavirus toll has reached 90. The news follows the death of a woman in her 80's passing away in the State's north. 1,174 new infections have been recorded overnight, down slightly from 1,228 yesterday. There are currently...

Man charged after reported food van robbery

Tasmania Police have charged a man, after a reported incident in Tasmania's south. At around 11.35pm last night, it's alleged a man armed with a knife blade had threatened a food van employee in Moonah. The man...

Two charged over alleged Glenorchy assault

Police have charged two people after an alleged assault in Tasmania's south. It's alleged an employee at the Glenorchy Central shopping centre was seriously assaulted at around 6:10pm last night. The man was assaulted by a man...

Tasmania's population on the rise

Tasmania's population is climbing, according to the latest Census data. The Australian Bureau of Statistics has found that 569,800 live in the Apple Isle, as of December 2021. Tasmania’s population growth over the year was 0.8%, which...

Free legal advice for child sexual abuse survivors

Victims and survivors of child sexual abuse on the Coast will be able to get free legal advice in Devonport and Ulverstone this week.   Sessions will be provided by national free and independent helpline provider, Knowmore,...

Coastal cop on assault charge

A 23 year-old Coastal police officer has been charged with assault.   The male officer is alleged to have committed the offence on January 29 at Penguin while on duty.   He's been placed on non-operational duties ahead of...