Poll Bludger: is Lambie the old adventures of new Pauline?

Poll Bludger: is Lambie the old adventures of new Pauline?

April 2, 2015 5

Jacqui Lambie wants to form her own political party. But will she be able to reach the heights of Pauline Hanson's One Nation?

Why you could soon be sued for defamation in a Tassie court

Why you could soon be sued for defamation in a Tassie court

January 8, 2015 6

Proposed new defamation laws for Tasmania could have an Australia-wide chilling effect on free speech.

Should Tassie devils be introduced to Wilson’s Prom?

Should Tassie devils be introduced to Wilson’s Prom?

November 14, 2014 2

Authorities are considering introducing Tasmanian devils onto Wilson's Prom to decrease the feral cat population. But biologist Allen Greer says there's little evidence the devils will make any difference.

State <em>7.30</em> shows under threat, but still more popular than Leigh Sales

State 7.30 shows under threat, but still more popular than Leigh Sales

October 28, 2014 17

The loss of the local editions of 7.30, which used to be called Stateline, have prompted a fierce reaction, and a look at the ratings helps reveal why.

The rich list absentee landowners behind Tassie anti-wind farm campaign

The rich list absentee landowners behind Tassie anti-wind farm campaign

October 1, 2014 7

Two BRW rich listers have donated thousands of dollars to prevent a feasibility study into a wind farm off the coast of Tasmania.

(Graeme) Wood for the trees: Tassie’s psycho forest wars reignite

(Graeme) Wood for the trees: Tassie’s psycho forest wars reignite

September 26, 2014 4

Tasmania's woodchip industry is uncompetitive, overseas demand has dried up, and Australian plants are closing. So why on earth are loggers still talking about the closed Triabunna woodchip mill as if it could be reopened?

Tassie may hold the govt to ransom on the RET

Tassie may hold the govt to ransom on the RET

July 3, 2014 5

Tasmania punches well above its weight in terms of political influence -- and the state's aluminium smelting industry is not happy with keeping the Renewable Energy Target.

In Tasmania, even crooks like Gay can run a business

In Tasmania, even crooks like Gay can run a business

April 17, 2014 8

Tasmania's judges just don't have a bad word to say about John Gay. How is it the former Gunns boss can run a company again, asks business director and commentator John Addis.

Tasmania wakes to a new era — now comes the hard part

Tasmania wakes to a new era — now comes the hard part

March 17, 2014 9

The Liberals have won the Tasmanian election after a long time in the wilderness, consigning Labor and the Greens to history. Here are the biggest challenges they face this term ...

State polls: two new Liberal-led governments likely, one certain

State polls: two new Liberal-led governments likely, one certain

March 14, 2014 3

Liberal oppositions are in the box seat to win government in state elections in Tasmania and South Australia tomorrow. But one of the races could be closer than many think.