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Two Tasmanian men caught with MDMA

Two Tasmanian men have been caught with a large quantity of MDMA and Cash The pair charged with attempting to import a commercial quantity of a border control drug and possessing a border control drug. The crackdown...

Jodi's killer fails

The man who killed Tasmanian mother Jodi Eaton in 2014 has lost his appeal against the length of his sentence. Darren Dobson was jailed for life with a non-parole period of 15 years over the murder...

BWS armed robbery

The Bridgewater BWS bottle shop was hit with an armed robbery last night at around 830pm. A man held up two staff with a knife and took off on foot with cash towards Green Point Road. He's...

Male tossed off boat near Table Cape

Wynyard Surf Life Savers have brought four people back to land after they came into difficulty on their yacht near Table Cape in the state's Northwest. One of those onboard the yacht was tossed into the...

Tougher on terror

There are stronger counter terrorism measures that are consistent across Australia coming for Tasmania. After the COAG meeting of state and territory leaders with the Prime Minister, Premier Hodgman spoke at the media conference, agreeing to...

Tas spend rises again

Tasmania's spending continues to point in the right direction in trend terms. The Australian Bureau of Statistics new data shows the state's retail turnover rose 0.1% for August. The new ABS data means the sector's grown every...

$16,000 worth of Ice found in Hobart home

A Moonah man has been charged with allegedly trafficking $16,000 worth of the drug Ice after a minor crash in North Hobart and a series of home raids yesterday. Tasmania police say they uncovered a trafficable...

Tas wine triumph

Tasmania's wine is again starring on the world stage. Riversdale Estate in the Coal River Valley's been awarded a gold medal for its 2015 Crater Chardonnay at the highly prestigious International Wine and Spirit Competition in...

Lord Mayor to announce candidacy for state parliament

Hobart's Lord Mayor Sue Hickey hopes to announce her candidacy for state parliament shortly. She says she has has a few minor details to iron out before she can make it official. Ms Hickey says making the...