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Jetstar spokeswoman said the company was aware of the allegations against (captain) Mr Lynn, who had since been stood down.

The man arrested over the disappearance of campers Russell Hill and Carol Clay is an airline pilot. Detectives on Monday impounded a four-wheel-drive they believe could be linked to the disappearance of the campers, who vanished in Victoria’s high country in March last year. Special Operations Group officers arrested 55-year-old Jetstar pilot Greg Lynn at about 5.30pm on Monday in

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Ambulance Tasmania executive driving on drugs?

An Ambulance Tasmania senior manager was reportedly and according to our source charged/summonsed by Tasmania Police around four weeks ago for driving whilst under the influence of drugs. Our industry source who spoke on the condition of anonymity said the person was driving an Ambulance Tasmania vehicle at the time when apprehended. They said Ambulance Tasmania are telling staff that

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‘Parasite’ says Australia Wide Taxi 131 008

Well we certainly received a very professional response from 131008 Australia Wide Taxi Pty Ltd AND they recommend complaint management process document should be removed off their site. “I’m afraid I won’t be responding to this parasite as he was not the complainant, just sent a photo by someone who claims this happened. Our complaint management process document really needs

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Bloody idiot

Certain taxi drivers also cause issue at Eastland’s shopping centre it’s not just the kids. This fool only minutes ago was seen driving way too fast in the front entrance near the Coffee Club. A pedestrian was standing at the zebra crossing but the taxi accelerated.

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Polly speaks

TVN can exclusively reveal that Labor State Secretary, Stuart Benson, has today sought nominations for the Legislative Council election due in Elwick, along with the Federal election in Clark and the 3rd spot on the Federal Senate ticket. The call for nominations in Elwick has been met with scorn by sections of his own party. “It’s typical Benson shifty games,”

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Long-suffering investors who are owed a total of $23,554,921 in funds stolen by missing fraudster Melissa Caddick have finally had some good news.

Liquidator Bruce Gleeson from Jones Partners said that the federal court judgment – which paves the way for the sale of Ms Caddick’s assets – was a “critical and beneficial step for investors who have lost money with Melissa Caddick”. One investor welcomed the news saying, “It’s been a really long wait for investors. We’re thrilled that finally there is

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Government gives green light for rental scooters

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Infrastructure and Transport – Electric scooter legislation passes Parliament unanimously I’m very pleased to report that eScooters will be hitting our streets this summer, providing a cost-effective, low-pollution, and convenient transport alternative in Tasmania after the amendment to Traffic Act 1925, to legislate them, passed the Legislative Council. Delivering this key election commitment will see eScooters

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Air New Zealand cancels flights

Air New Zealand has decided to cancel approximately 1,000 flights between Australia and New Zealand until the end of the year. We understand around 20,000 passengers may be affected. A travel again told TVN the airline was concerned over continued border uncertainty.

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No Boxing Day sales for market

Exclusive: “We also been told by getting press could forfeit our licence to trade this is the new council market celebrating 50 years this is not a good look” Hobart City Council Salamanca team tells stallholders today regarding Boxing Day trading. It is an option to hold a market on Boxing Day when the normal Saturday trading day falls on

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Apology and costs sought

This article is a Sydney Morning Herald Exclusive report we are sharing The former Cricket Tasmania staffer who received explicit text messages and an image from Tim Paine in November 2017, formally contacted Cricket Australia the following year requesting first an apology, then an apology and the sum of $40,000 to cover her legal costs. Representatives of CA were also

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Trouble spot worsens

Over the past month we have featured Eastland’s shopping centre and the escalating problems they are having with offenders and troublemakers. Tasmania Police last week ramped up their presence with what we were told is a taskforce type blitz. On Tuesday we enquired with Police if this is the case and they said “Bellerive Police are increasing targeted patrols in

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