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  1. 2016 school bell rings: Education a priorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Tasmanian Government

    As 62,000 state school students pack school lunches and shoulder their backpacks for the start of another school year, I can confirm that improving education outcomes will again be a major focus of the Government this coming year. With the economy growing and the Budget coming back under control, the Government can invest the dividends into providing a better education for Tasmanians at our 196 Government schools.

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  2. Industry won't buy tainted Qld banana farmRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | NEWS.com.au

    UPDATE: AERIAL support has been brought back to help fight a blaze 160km north of Perth, as authorities urge people at the Grey Settlement to leave now. A SEVERE thunderstorm warning for heavy rainfall and large hailstones has been issued, with the Hobart, Launceston, Devonport, Swansea, Scottsdale, New Norfolk, Bothwell and Richmond areas at risk.

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  3. Brisbane artist guilty on graffiti chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | NEWS.com.au

    UPDATE: Former Brisbane Lions player Albert Proud is no longer facing an attempted murder charge but is still set to face a lengthy jail term for bashing his girlfriend. ELIZABETH Quay was never going to be an easy project, but after years of expectations, the public can finally make a judgment when it opens this Friday.

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  4. Woman savaged by family petRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | NEWS.com.au

    UPDATE: Former Brisbane Lions player Albert Proud is no longer facing an attempted murder charge but is still set to face a lengthy jail term for bashing his girlfriend. ELIZABETH Quay was never going to be an easy project, but after years of expectations, the public can finally make a judgment when it opens this Friday.

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  5. Terror expert to run at Federal electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | NEWS.com.au

    UPDATE: AERIAL support has been brought back to help fight a blaze 160km north of Perth, as authorities urge people at the Grey Settlement to leave now. A SEVERE thunderstorm warning for heavy rainfall and large hailstones has been issued, with the Hobart, Launceston, Devonport, Swansea, Scottsdale, New Norfolk, Bothwell and Richmond areas at risk.

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  6. Coroner told Geoffrey Hunt is responsible for model Lucille Butterworth's 1969 murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Daily Mail

    Coroner told to find Geoffrey Hunt responsible for the 1969 murder of model Lucille Butterworth after he 'confessed to strangling and dumping her body' Convicted murderer Geoffrey Charles Hunt had the opportunity and propensity to kill Hobart woman Lucille Butterworth on the day in August 1969 she vanished from a suburban bus stop, and a coroner investigating the case should find that he did so. That's the view of counsel assisting the coroner at an inquest into the disappearance and suspected murder of the young typist and aspiring model.

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  7. Coroner 'could find Butterworth person of interest made homicide admission'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | ABC News

    Statements by person of interest Geoffrey Hunt could be found to be a confession he strangled missing Tasmanian part-time model Lucille Butterworth, a coroner has been told. Almost five months after a coronial inquest into the 1969 disappearance of Ms Butterworth began, closing submissions were made in Hobart.

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  8. Keen downs White for Tasmanian titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | The Advocate

    FINAL BID: Ebony White, of Port Sorell, finished runner-up to Sheffield's Hollie Keen at the Tasmanian junior bowls championships this week. Picture: Jason Hollister.

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  9. Firefighters bracing for severe threat in TasmaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | ABC News

    The weather bureau issued a severe fire danger rating for the south-east and the Derwent Valley and a very high fire danger has been issued for the remaining areas in southern Tasmania. Temperatures are predicted to reach 37 degrees Celsius in Cygnet and New Norfolk today while Hobart is expected to hit 33C.

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  10. Total fire ban for southern TasmaniaRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 12 | Yahoo!

    It's going to be a scorcher across parts of Tasmania and authorities have declared a total fire ban for the state's south. The centres of New Norfolk and Huonville are forecast to reach 37C and Hobart 33C on Wednesday, and mixed with dry conditions the fire danger rating will reach severe.

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  11. Mother jailed for daughter's road deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 11 | Examiner

    A SOUTHERN Tasmanian woman whose negligent driving caused the death of her four-year-old daughter will serve one month in jail. A SOUTHERN Tasmanian woman whose negligent driving caused the death of her four-year-old daughter will serve one month in jail.

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  12. Tas mum to be sentenced over child's deathRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 10 | Yahoo!

    A Hobart woman is due to be sentenced after pleading guilty to causing the death of her four-year-old daughter by negligent driving and driving while over the alcohol limit. Molli Marriott died after being flung from the car driven by Tamara Brooke Whitford when it crashed near New Norfolk in November 2014.

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  13. Learning the way forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2016 | Examiner

    THE year 2015 could be looked back on as the time when Tasmania's education system had a major revamp. THE year 2015 could be looked back on as the time when Tasmania's education system had a major revamp.

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  14. Tasmanian fire crews respond to four bushfires across the stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | ABC News

    Fire crews in Tasmania are responding to a number of small blazes across the state as temperatures climb on a day of total fire ban in the north and south of the state. At Ansons Bay on the State's north-east coast, three tankers a light plane are dealing with a blaze.

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  15. Accused attacker faces court after New Norfolk assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | ABC News

    Joel Matthew Maddox, 20, is accused of attacking a 48-year-old man outside his house in Talina Place on Tuesday night. It is alleged he used a steel pole with a letterbox attached to hit the man 12 times around the head.

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  16. Australia chips in $6m in aid for tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    A TORNADO warning has been issued for Sydney as very dangerous thunderstorms head north for the city with damaging winds of 200km already recorded. HAILSTONES the "size of golf balls" are falling in Sydney and a tornado has been spotted close to the airport with flash flooding predicted.

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  17. Publican's lifetime of Tassie hotel memories poured into new bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | ABC News

    Pauline Buckby started her life in hotels at a time when the beer was served warm, women drank in the lounge and most people travelled to and from the establishment by horse. Ms Buckby was born upstairs in the Melton Mowbray Hotel in 1923 - the first of seven hotels she has lived in.

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  18. Man critical after New Norfolk assault, 20yo being questionedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | ABC News

    A man is in a critical condition in the Royal Hobart Hospital after being assaulted outside his home in New Norfolk. Police said they were called to Talina Place just after midnight where they found the 48-year-old in a serious condition.

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  19. Butterworth family hopes for justice as inquest draws to closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | ABC News

    The inquest into the disappearance of the 20-year-old from a Hobart bus stop in 1969 began in August this year. The part-time model had been heading to New Norfolk, about half an hour outside of Hobart, to meet her boyfriend and go to a Miss Tasmania fundraising meeting.

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  20. Questions over Hunt connectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2015 | The Mercury

    THE appearance of a convicted killer at the Lucille Butterworth inquest has filled the public gallery, leaving standing room only. Geoffrey Charles Hunt, 65, has been named a person of interest in the 1969 disappearance of Miss Butterworth from a Claremont bus stop.

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