News Updates

Company placed into Administration

The company that once operated the well loved Robbo’s Chicken ‘n’ Meats has been placed into Administration with a Liquidator appointed on the 8th of March. J Robinson Proprietary Limited founded on the 16th May 1988 traded as Robinson’s Meats and Smallgoods from the 11th February 2004 unit the 27th April 2020 and traded as Robbo’s Chicken ‘n’ Meat from

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Assistant Commissioner Who?

Respected Tasmania Police Deputy Commissioner Mr Scott Tilyard is retiring from Tasmania Police following a long career. Appointed Deputy in May 2011 the 58 year old announced his retirement last month. Over the past nine years we have seen many Police both come into the department, appointed to higher positions and of course retire. One officer who exited Tasmania Police

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Rider critical

Ambulance Tasmania and Tasmania Police remain at the scene of a serious crash involving a road/trail Yamaha motorbike a Ellendale. The rider is in a critical condition and the Tasmania Police Westpac rescue helicopter has been activated to medivac to the RHH. Tasmania Police Crash Investigation Services are also attending.

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Refunds should be paid

One of our subscribers who stayed at Wrest Point casino effectively under false pretences wants a refund and quite rightly so. The company have been less than honest with guests and media. Our subscriber says “My wife and i were very disgruntled by the whole ordeal. You couldnt get back into your room if u left because no electronic door

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Dishonest Federal Group comes clean

The dishonest Federal Group contacted TVN yesterday, THEY initiated contact yet denied receiving an email. They would not answer our direct question instead saying they had a ‘system issue.’ This afternoon they confirm what we already knew and that was they suffered a cyber hack/attack yesterday morning. TVN suggested it was 2.30am but they admit it was actually 2.00am. They

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Bitcoin rip-off gaoled

A 46-year-old Sydney man who used stolen identities to launder $43,350 in proceeds of crime through cryptocurrency accounts has been sentenced to 16 months’ imprisonment by the Sydney Central Local Court on Wednesday (31 March 2021). The man used the details of identity theft victims to set up multiple online transaction accounts with a cryptocurrency provider. The digital currency exchange

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Caravan fire

TFS attended a Structure Fire at Swimcart Beach Road, Binalong Bay shortly after 1.00am, a caravan Fire.

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Better late than never

Fifteen hours later Police finally acknowledge two shootings overnight. That’s four seperate shooting incidents in only a few days. We reported the Youngtown car shooting last night but a bus was shot at this morning in the same street. We also have reports that a Hobart Road business was shot up overnight as well, comment has been sought from Tasmania

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Daylight Robbery

Tasmania Police advise of a Robbery at William Street, Devonport this morning. Police say “Just prior to 10:00am a 64 year old female was on the footpath outside the Reject Shop on William Street, Devonport. She was approached, from behind, by a young male on a bicycle. The young male has grabbed the female’s purse from under her arm and

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