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  1. 30pc Port house price rise follows revamp worksRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    VETERAN journalist Ray Martin will join the national broadcaster's review into Q&A after the ABC Board admitted Zaky Mallah's appearance on the show was wrong. BREAKING: Gay marriage could be legal in Australia within months, with reports emerging from Canberra that a cross-party Bill is imminent.

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  2. Tasmanian photographer records local tattoosRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    A Tasmanian photographer is examining the way local individuals and communities across the state are morphing their bodies to become living pieces of art. Launceston-based photographer Alia Coates travels around Tasmania documenting body art and modification and her photos show the way subcultures in regional and metropolitan communities in the state differ from one another.

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  3. Documents show expensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Examiner

    TASMANIA'S Labor and Greens ministers spent a combined $187,080 in the year leading up to the March 2014 election. TASMANIA'S Labor and Greens ministers spent a combined $187,080 in the year leading up to the March 2014 election.

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  4. 'scape | A father's dark trekRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | The Advocate

    The father of two has taught English overseas; he's a trainer; an author; cross-cultural psychologist; philanthropist, and now the Desert Storm veteran is a double world record holder. The bold plan to be the first to walk around the perimeter of Tasmania - his island home for the past two years - was not a silver bullet cure for a long struggle with depression but the exercise would help.

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  5. Vedanta boss talks up Mt Lyell restartRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | The Advocate

    HOPES of a Mount Lyell restart have surged after top executive Tom Albanese spoke bullishly about the veteran West Coast mine's future. HOPES of a Mount Lyell restart have surged after top executive Tom Albanese spoke bullishly about the veteran West Coast mine's future.

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  6. New zeal for new zealandRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 17 | China Daily

    The Middle Kingdom is set to overtake the Land Down Under as the Kiwi country's primary source of tourism income. Yang Feiyue reports.

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  7. Bid to reopen mineRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | The Advocate

    HOPE FOR FUTURE: The state government is in talks with Mt Lyell operator Copper Mines of Tasmania in a bid to reopen the mine. Picture: Grant Wells.

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  8. Tasmanian Government gives incentive for Avebury nickel mine reopeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | ABC News

    The Mayor of Tasmania's west coast has welcomed the offer of State Government assistance to reopen the mothballed Avebury nickel mine. Avebury Nickel Mines Limited is trying to secure private investment to buy the mine near Zeehan, which is currently owned by Minerals and Metal Group .

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  9. Tasmanians recognised in Queen's Birthday HonoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | Examiner

    But the majority are all but unknown outside their local communities. But it is there where they have given countless hours working behind the scenes.

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  10. Westpac closures a blow for rural and regional communitiesRead the original story

    May 26, 2015 | The Advocate

    RURAL and regional businesses will be the biggest losers as Westpac closes "in store" operations in the next year, according to two mayors. RURAL and regional businesses will be the biggest losers as Westpac closes "in store" operations in the next year, according to two mayors.

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  11. Wolfe Brothers back to familiar countryRead the original story

    May 27, 2015 | The Advocate

    The Wolfe Brothers return home to Tasmania next month, playing four shows across the state to showcase their second album, Nothin' But Trouble. THE Wolfe Brothers return home to Tasmania next month, playing four shows across the state to showcase their second album, Nothin' But Trouble.

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  12. Holiday horror: 'she didn't make a sound'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    THIS traveller left civilisation behind and ventured into the jungle in search of a lost tribe of headhunting warriors, and what he found was both disturbing and fascinating. PAUL Luning decided he wanted to discover the reality of life in the "scariest" places on the planet.

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  13. Hard work starts to pay off for AbelRead the original story

    May 26, 2015 | The Advocate

    THE long kilometres on the road to training and personal sacrifice are all starting to pay off for Rebecca Abel after she gained selection in the Australian under-17 basketball squad. THE long kilometres on the road to training and personal sacrifice are all starting to pay off for Rebecca Abel after she gained selection in the Australian under-17 basketball squad.

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  14. Incentives for GPs to go bushRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | Border Mail

    The idea behind the change is to get rid of the system that encourages doctors to stay in large regional cities such as Townsville and Cairns. The maximum incentive to work in a town of less than 5000 in regional Australia will increase from $18,000 to $23,000.

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  15. Aussies keen to explore New Zealand regionsRead the original story

    May 19, 2015 | Scoop

    Event organisers from Australia are jumping at the chance to explore more of New Zealand before CINZ MEETINGS 2015 next month. Around 60 Australian hosted buyers are joining regional familiarisation tours the weekend prior to New Zealand's biggest business tourism trade exhibition.

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  16. Name of Strahan crash victim released by policeRead the original story

    May 22, 2015 | The Advocate

    UPDATED: The name of a Strahan man, who died following a motor vehicle crash on Fraser Street in the early hours of this morning has been released by Tasmania Police. The name of a Strahan man, who died following a motor vehicle crash on Fraser Street in the early hours of this morning, has been released by Tasmania Police.

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  17. Man dies after Strahan crashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | The Mercury

    Inspector Stuart Wilkinson said police believe the 22-year-old man lost control of the quad bike while negotiating a corner. He suffered severe head injuries when he was thrown from the bike and died while being transported to the North-West Regional Hospital.

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  18. On The Go Bendigo: Saturday, May 9, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | Bendigo Advertiser

    Meet Jean. She's 94 and still looking after her adult son. Jean is the real face of the disability housing crisis in Bendigo.

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  19. Ballarat breakfast report: Saturday, May 9, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | The Courier

    Morning Ballarat, and happy Heritage Weekend. Make sure you start your day with a heritage paper and a heritage coffee before heading out to the festivities.

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  20. Good morning, Tassie! | Tuesday, May 5Read the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | Examiner

    With dreams of building a working armoured vehicle fleet for display purposes, the Launceston man is looking for a team of volunteers to create one very unique tank. Youths arrested in city gathering About 50 people - mainly youths from rival groups - descended on Launceston's central business district yesterday after organising the gathering on social media.

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