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Fireworks light up the night

GLEN Derwent has put on its annual fireworks display as part of a Cracker Night event at the historic New Norfolk home. Fire pots and a giant bonfire kept the paying guests warm, and food an entertainment was provided. For the wider town, a fireworks show lit up the night

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Today’s scores: New Norfolk v Sorell at Sorell

| SENIORS: Sorell 19.16 (130) d New Norfolk 6.9 (45) at Sorell| RESERVES: New Norfolk 9.8 (62) d Sorell 8.9 (57) at Sorell| COLTS: New Norfolk 7.6 (48) d Huonville 5.15 (40) at Huonville| WOMEN: New Norfolk 5.6 (36) d St Virgil’s 4.5 (20) at New Town

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Frost warning for Sunday morning

Frost Warning for the Midlands and Upper Derwent Valley forecast districts Issued at 3.44pm on Saturday 28 May 2022. Frosts with temperatures down to -2 degrees are forecast for Sunday morning in parts of the Midlands and Upper Derwent Valley forecast districts. Please be aware: Temperatures at ground level can be

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Bridgewater Bridge closed for the weekend

THE Bridgewater Bridge is closed to all traffic this weekend to allow for essential maintenance to be carried out. Both lanes on the bridge and the navigation channel underneath it are now closed until 6am on Monday, May 30. A spokesperson for the Department of State Growth said one of

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Saturday morning frost warning

Frost Warningfor the Upper Derwent Valley forecast district Issued at 10:17am  on Friday 27 May 2022. Frosts with temperatures down to -1 degrees are forecast for Saturday morning in parts of the Upper Derwent Valley forecast district. Please be aware: Temperatures at ground level can be many degrees lower than

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Police seize firearms, drugs and cash

POLICE have charged a 23-year-old man with drug and firearms offences following a search in New Norfolk yesterday. The operation is alleged to have resulted in the seizure of four illegal firearms, two of which are confirmed as stolen, and a significant quantity of ammunition, as well as illicit drugs

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Frost warning for Thursday morning

Frost Warningfor the Upper Derwent Valley forecast districtIssued at 4:02pm on Wednesday 25 May 2022. Frosts with temperatures down to -1 degrees are forecast for Thursday morning in parts of the Upper Derwent Valley forecast district. Please be aware: Temperatures at ground level can be many degrees lower than those

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Thursday: road weather alert

Road Weather Alert for the Upper Derwent Valley, North West Coast, Central North, North East, Western, Central Plateau, Midlands, East Coast and South East forecast districts Issued at 4:02pm on Wednesday 25 May 2022. Slippery roads, following a dry spell, will make driving conditions potentially dangerous on susceptible roads during

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Eagle women cement top spot

SFL ROUND 8 Women’s Report by – Chris Lovell LAST Saturday the NNDFC’s much-improved senior women’s team travelled to Abbotsfield Park to play Claremont for the second time this season. The Eagles were looking to continue their winning streak to maintain top spot on the SFLW Division 3 ladder. After

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Wednesday morning frost warning

Frost Warning for the Upper Derwent Valley,Central North, Midlands and South East forecast districts Issued at 3:20pm on Tuesday 24 May 2022. Please be awareTemperatures at ground level can be many degrees lower than those recorded by standard weather stations, especially in calm conditions with clear skies. Frosts with temperatures

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Granton man charged after Sunday drive

POLICE have charged a 42-year-old Granton man and suspended his driver licence  after he was allegedly caught drink-driving well over the legal limit on Sunday afternoon. Police say the man was intercepted on Pioneer Ave, New Norfolk about 2.45pm on Sunday. He was breath-tested and was said to have returned a reading of

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Tuesday morning frost warning

Frost Warning for the Upper Derwent Valley, Central North and Midlands forecast districts Issued at 3:53pm on Monday 23 May 2022. Frosts with temperatures down to -2 degrees are forecast for Tuesday morning in parts of the Central North, Midlands and Upper Derwent Valley forecast districts. Please be aware: Temperatures at

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