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  1. Tassie's chance to be trails blazerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Mercury

    TASMANIA is earning an international reputation for mountain biking, but riders say new tracks have just "scratched the surface" of the state's potential.


  2. Losses push Henty closure closerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Mercury

    FINANCIAL results have backed up Unity Mining's decision to close its Tasmanian Henty gold project next year if more mixable resources are not found.


  3. In their words: Gold, silver in Athens - Part IRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | The New Zealand Herald

    They became only the second New Zealand duo to go gold-silver in an Olympic event.


  4. Same-sex couples head over the ditch for vowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | The Age

    Hundreds of Australian same-sex-couples have married in New Zealand since marriage equality laws came into effect a year ago. 3 comments

  5. Tasmanian mining industry looks to future after closures, falling pricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | ABC News

    Tasmania's mining sector is taking stock after a tumultuous year that has seen fatalities, closures, falling prices and environmental battles.


  6. Beaut utes for QueenstownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | The Mercury

    Preparing for the Queenstown ute muster are Bryce Lynd, left, of Spreyton and Nathan Marshall, of Latrobe.


  7. Govt to crack down on appealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | The Advocate

    Resources Minister Paul Harriss said the government was working to create a better business environment for mining in Tasmania.


  8. W Coast's outrage at MP's holidayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | The Mercury

    THE State Opposition says it has been inundated with calls from West Coast residents because the chairman of the working group set up to stimulate economic activity there was in Queensland, rather than Queenstown.


  9. MPs get personal in fiery question timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Examiner

    Treasurer Peter Gutwein announced 16 government boards and committees will be scrapped in next week's state budget, and a further 18 will be reduced.


  10. Braddon candidate searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | The Advocate

    LOOKING AHEAD: Labor Leader Bryan Green wants to tackle the issue of finding Braddon candidates for both federal and state elections.


  11. Steve Allan makes progress in KnoxvilleRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | ISeeekGolf

    The victory moves Piller from 134th on the money list to 29th and with next week's final event of the regular Web.Com Tour season to be played in Portland in Oregon he is still a chance of earning one of the 25 automatic 2015 PGA Tour cards before the Finals begin in ten days.


  12. New Zealand: We did it our wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | The New Zealand Herald

    We're a bedraggled bunch at times, we tail-end Charlies. One has boots with soles flapping loose, held together only by regular applications of sticky tape.


  13. Snow, ice warning to driversRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 10 | The Mercury

    Snow and ice will affect all roads above 300m, and a road weather alert has been posted for the North-West Coast, Central North, North-East, Western, Central Plateau, Midlands, East Coast, Upper Derwent Valley and Southeast forecast districts Pinnacle Rd, Mt Wellington is closed at The Springs, the Lyell Highway is closed between Wayatinah and Mt ... (more)


  14. North's jobless rate 'bleak'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | Examiner

    THE latest unemployment rates in the Launceston and North-East regions compare with the South Australian outback as some of the worst in the country.


  15. Who is searching for Australia?Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 7 | Sydney Morning Herald

    And while the Ugg boot remains the Australian accessory of choice for fashionistas in the US and the UK, New Zealanders are more interested in moving over the Tasman to find work than in our footwear.


  16. Pub closure claims dismissedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | The Mercury

    Mayor Robyn Gerrity told the Mercury yesterday that "sound businesses did not go into administration within weeks of bad, broader, economic news being delivered".


  17. Shorten's visit shortened by weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | The Mercury

    TASMANIA'S rough winter weather didn't fit the bill today for a planned visit to Queenstown by the Federal Opposition Leader.


  18. Shorten talks the budget on Tasmanian tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | Examiner

    Federal Opposition Leader Bill Shorten this morning visited Bridgewater in the state's south to discuss federal government changes to child care rebates and school funding.


  19. Queensland beats Queenstown: where Kiwis dream of holidayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | Scoop

    Recently we revealed that Melbourne topped the list of destinations where Australians would most like to take a holiday in the next two years .


  20. August temperature record blown awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 1 | The New Zealand Herald

    A 67-year August temperature record for Dunedin melted yesterday as strong northwesterly winds buffeted the region, bringing down powerlines and trees, lifting roofing iron and fuelling a grass fire.