Wednesday Sep 10
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Canine cuddles: therapy dogs make a difference to intellectually disabled Hobart residents
Bailey the fluffy labradoodle is lying on his back, soaking up every stroke and pet from Tim Brickhill and Rodney Howe at Veranto supportive accommodation in Warrane, southern Tasmania. Once a week the Delta Society therapy dogs of Hobart visit the supportive accommodation units and offer the chance to care for and simply pet a dog.
Parking fee rise defended
Damon Thomas, who was fielding criticism over parking fee increases, said it was also easier to find a parking spot in Hobart than interstate capitals.
Three charged with firearms offences
AN Eastern Shore man is due to face court this afternoon over the theft of 15 firearms and other property from a Mornington home in August.
Man charged over firearm burglary
Bellerive detectives charged the 27-year-old Warrane man after an alleged incident on August 10 in Currajong Street, Mornington.