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Call for more cops after spate of murders

A former cop is urging more officers to be stationed in northern Tasmania after a spate of gruesome murders. Former commander and now Member of the legislative council Ivan Dean says in Launceston alone, with a population of around 80 thousand...

3 face court after major police raids

Two men arrested in sweeping police raids across Hobart’s north last month will front the Supreme Court.  Alani Pavalu Moeakiola fronted the Hobart Magistrates Court this morning on a total of 28 drug trafficking, firearms and driving offences. He’s entered not guilty pleas to...

Fog hits flights

An extra Virgin flight was put on for Launceston Airport on Monday morning to help make up for Sunday's fog cancellations. Flights returned to normal after heavy fog wreaked havoc on services and left hundreds stranded on Sunday, the problem compounded...

Government & nurses union agree pay deal

Peace has finally descended on the stoush between the nurses union and the state government, with a breakthrough deal in the protracted wages dispute which has been going on for over 12 months. The Australian Nurses and Midwifery Federation has signed...