Queenstown, Australia Newswire

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  1. Libs announce plan to bring West Coast funding commitments forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Advocate

    Following a recommendation of the West Coast Economic Working Group, which met in Queenstown this morning, the state Liberal party said it will bring forward its election commitments to the region.

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  2. Driving home used car seat dangersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Mercury

    RACT motoring services manager Peter Gillon unloading unsafe child seats at the Mornington Waste Transfer Station today.

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  3. Hobart service mourns MH17 tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Mercury

    Former Tasmanian governor William Cox, his wife Jocelyn and ex Hobart lord mayor Rob Valentine at today's memorial service for victims of the Malaysia Airlines MH17 tragedy.

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  4. Fast-forward on Queenstown fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Mercury

    PROMISED government spending on West Coast tourism, transport and arts initiatives will be brought forward in a bid to help Queenstown survive mine closures.

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  5. Queenstown geopark could attract Chinese middle classRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Advocate

    The Queenstown Geopark Project Steering Committee is calling for support and promoting discussion about the potential for a geopark geo-tourism concept.

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  6. Cash injection for struggling west coast after mine closuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    The Tasmanian Government is believed to be fast-tracking an aid package to save Tasmania's west coast from economic ruin.

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  7. Lambie looking for 'package' dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Mercury

    PUP Senator Jacqui Lambie appeared on Heart FM's Kim and Dave for Breakfast show, where she talks about looking for a man, and asks a caller if he is 'well hung'.

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  8. More gun amnesties next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Advocate

    MOBILE gun amnesties will continue on the Coast next year after a month-long campaign netted 44 firearms over the last month.

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  9. Service to Coast community a keyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Advocate

    Clarrie served in the Tasmanian Police Force for 44 years and also served on the Devonport City Council for more than 25 years, but his story started further to the south of the state.

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  10. Dignified salute for GovernorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | The Mercury

    Governor-General Peter Cosgrove, several former Tasmanian premiers and other politicians and dignitaries are expected to join family, friends and members of the public at the service at the Federation Concert Hall.

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  11. Alice in Morning LandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | The Mercury

    JOIN our social media guru Alice Claridge for her morning blog from 7.30am for all the latest news from Tasmania, interstate and overseas.

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  12. Tassie touchdown soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | The Mercury

    Gridiron Tasmania players, from left, Matt Crowe, 29, Hayden Fisher, 27, Nathan Grafton, 36, Tim Taylor, 32, Ed Williams, 24, and Pat Meanie, 20. Picture: Roger Lovell TASMANIAN gridiron enthusiasts are hoping a visit from the Australian national team coaching staff will further illustrate the sports rapid rise in the state.

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  13. Lady Chargers get show back on roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | The Mercury

    Lady Chargers coach Mark Nash has put a turbulent week behind him to guide his team to a pair of important road victories.

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  14. Hopes high on foreign teamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | The Mercury

    NETBALL Tasmania's hopes of luring national teams to the state ahead of next year's World Cup got a boost after the State Government said it would provide $30,000 to help.

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  15. Riding into the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | The Mercury

    The first post-surgery rehabilitation gym specially for children with disabilities has been opened at the charity's Children's Therapy Service in Gant Street after an $8851 donation from MyState Foundation.

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  16. Good news eases jobs data gloomRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | The Mercury

    Data from the ABS shows the number of long-term unemployed in Tasmania jumped by 35.7 per cent from the year before.

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  17. Kennett keen to help outRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | The Mercury

    The Macquarie Point Re development Corporation will release its "shared vision'' for the old railyards site on Hobart's waterfront in the next few months.

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  18. Queenstown study on goRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | The Mercury

    Geo parks are established to signify globally significant geological areas. Under Queenstown's proposal, it would be marketed as a colonised wilderness.

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  19. A mother weeps for her childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | The Mercury

    Rin Norris, centre in knitted cap, is supported by friends at her son Mo's football club yesterday.

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  20. Country Hour for Wednesday 16th July 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | ABC News

    A big focus on the Country Hour program today is on the West Coast of Tasmania where two mine closure announced in the past week have hit the community hard.

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