Tens of thousands of jobs are in danger as a result of Holden's decision to quit manufacturing in Australia.
A New Norfolk man has been found guilty of causing a crash which killed a 13-year-old schoolgirl in Tasmania's Derwent Valley.
Investigations into yesterday's double fatality at a mine on Tasmania's west coast are expected to focus on whether the workers were wearing safety harnesses.
Tasmanian police officers have ventured hundreds of metres below ground to examine a mine shaft where two men died on Monday.
Mining has been suspended indefinitely at the Mount Lyell copper mine on Tasmania's west coast while authorities investigate Monday's double fatality.
Tasmanian police are investigating a suspicious package left near a Sea Shepherd vessel.
A Tasmanian man who raped an elderly woman in her home has been sentenced to nine years in jail.
A report has found some low-income Tasmanian families are spending almost half their budget on food.
The eldest son of a man accused of trying to kill his children in a car fire has told a jury there was a big whooshing noise before the incident.
Whether two men killed in a fall at a Tasmanian mine were wearing safety harnesses will be key to an investigation into the tragedy.
AFL Tasmania has fired a broadside at a state parliamentary committee looking into how it spends taxpayers' funds.
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