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McSweyn has more in the tank

(AP Photo/Petr David Josek) Australia has two runners in the semi-finals of the 1500 metre men's race at the Olympics for the first time since 1984...

Union concerned over quality of aged care

The Tasmanian branch of the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation has expressed grave concerns for residents and staff employed at Southern Cross Aged Care facilities...

Intentional fire at Ravenswood Over 50s Club

An investigation is underway into an overnight fire at the Ravenswood Over 50s Club which has since been deemed deliberately lit. TFS crews arrived at the...

AMA open to vaccine lure

The Tasmanian Branch of doctors lobby the Australian Medical Association is welcoming a debate on vaccine incentives. Labor's made headlines with calls for a $300 payment...

Two $2 million Tassie winners

(Photo courtesy of TattsLotto) There are more Tasmanian winners of TattsLotto, this time a Launceston woman and Hobart man each picking up $2 million by jagging...

Gastro outbreak continues at LGH

Two wards at the Launceston General Hospital will remain closed for now due to a gastroenteritis outbreak. There are 7 unwell patients on surgical ward 5B...

Missing kayaker rescued

A kayaker who went missing on northwest Tasmania's Wilmot River is safe and well, although cold after a night exposed to the elements. Police say the...

Missing Persons Week

(Photo of missing person Craig Taylor) It is National Missing Persons Week of which Tasmania has 168 dating back to the 1950s. Tasmania Police is highlighting seven...

Games over for Tassie's golden girl

Photo: AAP Image/Joe Giddens Tasmania's most successful Olympian has won silver in the 800 metre freestyle, her final event at the Tokyo games. Ariarne Titmus, who's already...

Taste resurrection

An entry fee will be introduced for a new-look Taste Festival but the new owners of Tasmania's premier food and wine event say they'll aim...

Extra $600 million for health

The government's revealed it will direct an extra $600 million dollars into the troubled health system across four years when the budget is updated next...

Tasmania leads the way with vaccinations

Tasmanian COVID vaccination rates continue to out-strip the national average, with more than 300,000 eligible Tasmanians having received their first dose.Deputy Premier, Health Minister and...

Tick of approval for Boland St hotel

A new six-storey hotel development in Launceston's CBD has been given the green light. At last night's meeting, Launceston City Councillors voted in favour of the...

King Island fatality

A Tasmania police crash investigation unit is due to fly to King Island on Friday morning to examine the scene of a fatality at Camp...

Bronze for Titmus and team

(Photo: AAP Image/Joe Giddens) Ariarne Titmus has added to her Olympic dual gold medal haul by winning a bronze in the 4 by 200 metre freestyle...

Transition away from Brahminy program

The use of a controversial Northern Territory youth diversion program for Tasmanian children will be phased out. There were claims of mistreatment at Alan Brahminy's Many...

Shots fired at East Devonport

Police are investigating a firearm discharged into a residence at East Devonport on Thursday morning.  Around 6am police attended a report of a firearm discharged into...

Tassie know-how for Euro navies

A liferaft manufacturer in Hobart's north says its future is on a surer footing after landing two European Navy contracts. Around 65 full time staff and...

Three Tassie girls to realise AFLW dream

Three Tasmanian players have been drafted into the AFLW.   Former Burnie footballer Meagan Kiely was taken as a mature-age recruit by Richmond.   The 26 year-old on-baller has...