Warrane, Australia Newswire

Warrane, Australia Newswire

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  1. Bus driver charged over pedestrian's death 'checked mirrors before reversing'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | ABC News

    A Hobart bus driver charged over the death of a pedestrian said he took the proper precautions before reversing his vehicle last year. Steven John Peardon, 31, has pleaded not guilty to causing the death of Warrane man Anthony Ross Young by driving without due care and attention.

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  2. 'Idiotic Railway' fondly remembered 90 years onRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | ABC News

    Now just a 25-minute drive east from Hobart, Sorell is one of the fastest-growing areas in southern Tasmania, but at the turn of the 20th century it took a lot longer to get there on what was dubbed the "Idiotic Railway". When it was suggested a rail line be built to connect Bellerive with the Tasman Peninsula, there was much debate about which settlements would be connected by it.

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  3. Bus driver 'not keeping proper look out when pedestrian died'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | ABC News

    A bus driver accused of death by negligent driving failed to keep a proper look out when reversing in a Hobart bus mall, a court has heard. Steven John Peardon has pleaded not guilty to causing the death of Warrane man Anthony Ross Young by driving without due care and attention.

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  4. Drug dealer arrested at Tasmanian festival given suspended sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | ABC News

    A woman saw Tasmania's Falls Music Festival as an "opportunity" to make "easy money" drug dealing, a Hobart court has heard. Kylie Anne Brown had 100 MDMA pills at the festival at Marion Bay in Tasmania's south in December last year.

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  5. Arts in the City / Laurence and the Fuller lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Canberra City News

    Fuller plays a troubled and unconventional thinker who finds himself on a "strange and cerebral journey" into the California Sierra. "CARRYING Everest" is a forthcoming independent documentary that explores the lives of the marginalised Kulung people of Eastern Nepal.

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  6. Pesky, pooing pigeons face cull of the wildRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2016 | The Mercury

    DOZENS of feral pigeons face being shot in Adelaide's north, to halt the build-up of bird droppings that's creating a disease risk and an annual clean-up bill of thousands of dollars. STUDENTS at an area school in the state's mid-north are travelling up to 100km for swimming lessons after the Education Department closed their school pool and now propose a $1.5 million replacement.

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  7. Girl rushed to hospital after crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2016 | NEWS.com.au

    DOZENS of feral pigeons face being shot in Adelaide's north, to halt the build-up of bird droppings that's creating a disease risk and an annual clean-up bill of thousands of dollars. STUDENTS at an area school in the state's mid-north are travelling up to 100km for swimming lessons after the Education Department closed their school pool and now propose a $1.5 million replacement.

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  8. Sex offender wins bash cashRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2016 | NEWS.com.au

    DOZENS of feral pigeons face being shot in Adelaide's north, to halt the build-up of bird droppings that's creating a disease risk and an annual clean-up bill of thousands of dollars. STUDENTS at an area school in the state's mid-north are travelling up to 100km for swimming lessons after the Education Department closed their school pool and now propose a $1.5 million replacement.

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  9. House party erupts into violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2016 | NEWS.com.au

    DOZENS of feral pigeons face being shot in Adelaide's north, to halt the build-up of bird droppings that's creating a disease risk and an annual clean-up bill of thousands of dollars. STUDENTS at an area school in the state's mid-north are travelling up to 100km for swimming lessons after the Education Department closed their school pool and now propose a $1.5 million replacement.

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  10. Motorcyclist seriously injured in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2016 | NEWS.com.au

    DOZENS of feral pigeons face being shot in Adelaide's north, to halt the build-up of bird droppings that's creating a disease risk and an annual clean-up bill of thousands of dollars. STUDENTS at an area school in the state's mid-north are travelling up to 100km for swimming lessons after the Education Department closed their school pool and now propose a $1.5 million replacement.

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  11. Drug arrests as crowds file into Falls Festival NYE partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | ABC News

    Four people have been charged with drug-related offences at the Falls Festival as the state prepares to usher in the new year. Two women from the Hobart suburb of Warrane have been charged with trafficking and selling a controlled drug and another Warrane woman has been charged with possession.

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  12. Acid spill clean-up starts todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    UPDATED: THE Lyell Highway has been reopened to traffic after a head-on crash left three people in the Royal Hobart Hospital. UPDATE: A suburb south of Brisbane was placed in lockdown after a man was bashed by a gang of up to eight men, sparking a major police search.

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  13. Making their money go furtherRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | The Mercury

    Megan Graham, with her children Violet Lim, 7 and Paris Lim, 9, Megan took part in the Smith Family's Saver Plus program which helps people on low incomes manage their money better. Byline - Richard Jupe WARRANE mother-of-two Megan Graham says she wishes she had taken part in financial literacy program Saver Plus years ago.

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  14. Man, 26, charged over crime spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2015 | Examiner

    Tasmania Police allege the 26-year-old man stole a Holden Captiva from Devonport on Friday, drove the vehicle to Hobart on Saturday, then dumped it in open land in the Warrane area about 8pm the same day. He was charged with two counts of motor vehicle stealing, burglary, three counts of stealing, two counts of aggravated burglary, breach of Police Family Violence Order, common assault, attempted stealing, evade police, dangerous driving, unlawfully set fire to property and breach of bail.

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  15. Customers wait as NBN delays pile upRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2015 | The Mercury

    The NBN rollout has passed more than 10,000 homes in the past six weeks, leading to a logjam of applications for connection. CONNECTIONS to the Nat ional Broadband Network have hit a logjam, with many Tasmanian households and businesses having to wait months for appointments with technicians.

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  16. Bragging rights to North-West teamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2015 | The Advocate

    THE North-West has shown their strength to their southern rivals with both Devonport and Burnie victorious on their trip to Hobart in the BTAS State Basketball League at the weekend. SMOKIN' JOE: Burnie Tigers' Joe Chilcott starred for his side in Hobart, scoring 33 points against the Hobart Breakers on Sunday.

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  17. Phoenix deliver major shock to GrenadiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2015 | Examiner

    HOBART Phoenix upset the previously undefeated favourites Lauderdale Grenadiers in one of the best matches played in the state basketball league's weekend round. Phoenix went into the game with a 2-1 record and knocked off the competition title favourites by eight points after experts predicted pre-season that they would finish fifth out of the nine teams.

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