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Road closures and alerts

TASMANIA Police has posted a community alert for statewide road closures and conditions. Police advise that roads at elevations throughout the state may be subject to ice and snow overnight. Conditions may deteriorate rapidly. As of 11.21pm Sunday, the following roads in our region are affected by ice and/or snow.

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Business

Eve & Co opens at the Corumbene health hub

YOUNG Eve Neil has had the easiest role in the establishment of her parents’ new business at New Norfolk. Eve, 6, is the namesake of Eve & Co, the new coffee house and cafe in the Corumbene health hub at 10-12 The Avenue, New Norfolk. While Eve has given her

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Football

Gallery: New Norfolk v Cygnet, SFL Round 10, June 15

NEW NORFOLK NEWS photo gallery from the Reserves and Senior games between New Norfolk and Cygnet at Boyer Oval yesterday (Saturday), resulting in a 19-point win for the Reserves and a loss for the Seniors. Check back tomorrow for the match report. PREVIOUS GALLERIES: New Norfolk and Derwent Valley News is

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Commentary

Marine infrastructure upgrades

BEFORE the establishment of MAST (Marine and Safety Tasmania) in 1997, the state’s various marine boards were responsible for regulating safety and managing their licencing requirements and facilities. At that time, Hobart, Launceston, Devonport, Burnie and Circular Head had varying by-laws and safety gear requirement but there was no safety

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Football

Today’s scores from Boyer Oval: SFL Round 10

TODAY’S scores from Boyer Oval, where the New Norfolk Eagles hosted Cygnet (SFL) and Hutchins (SFLW). | SENIORS: Cygnet 12.12 (84) d New Norfolk 5.14 (44) | RESERVES: New Norfolk 7.11 (53) d Cygnet 5.4 (34) | WOMEN: Hutchins 5.7 (37) d New Norfolk 2.4 (16). New Norfolk and Derwent Valley News is a

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Football

NNDFC game day notes – Round 10, June 15, 2024

NEW NORFOLK DISTRICT FOOTBALL CLUBCLUB NOTES – JUNE 15 SENIOR NOTES TODAY marks the beginning of the second half of the SFL season as we welcome the Cygnet Football Club to Boyer Oval. Since our last report, the New Norfolk District Football Club has enjoyed a huge win against Claremont

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News

King’s medal for Derwent Valley Railway stalwart

A MAN with strong Derwent Valley connections has been named in this year’s King’s Birthday honours list. Tony Coen, of Austins Ferry, has been awarded the Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) for service to railway preservation, and to pipe band music, both of which have involved New Norfolk.

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Weather

Final flood watch for Derwent catchment

Final Flood Watch for parts of North West, North, North East and Derwent Catchments Issued at 1:45 pm EST on Wednesday 12 June 2024. By the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart. Flood Watch Number: 3 MINOR FLOODING EASING IN THE NORTH ESK CATCHMENT AND MAY DEVELOP IN THE SOUTH ESK CATCHMENT.

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Football

New Norfolk junior football – Round 8

Results in briefUnder 15 Boys 3.1 lost to Brighton 36.19. Goals: Aydan Bailey 3, Jake Smith. Best: Aydan Bailey, Charlie Cooper, Shaun Brownlow, Kayleb Taylor, Ruben Strong, Deegan White.Under 14 Girls 8.13 defeated Clarence 1.3. Goals: Bronte Jones 2, Janarlee Brittain 2, Kyeshia Burke 2, Elsie Chaplin 2. Best: Kyeshia Burke,

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Update to Derwent catchment flood watch

Flood Watch for parts of North West, North, North East and Derwent Catchments Issued at 1:43pm on Tuesday 11 June 2024, by the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart. Flood Watch Number: 2 RIVER LEVEL RISES AND AREAS OF MINOR FLOODING MAY DEVELOP FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON, WITH ISOLATED MODERATE FLOODING POSSIBLE A

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Police

Car seized at New Norfolk overnight

POLICE say they have seized a vehicle at New Norfolk overnight, after it was allegedly involved in an attempt to evade police. A spokesperson said officers were patrolling New Norfolk at about 3am when they attempted to intercept a green Mitsubishi Triton in the vicinity of Warner Ave. “The driver

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Initial flood watch for the Derwent catchment

Initial Flood Watch for parts of North West, North, North East and Derwent Catchments Issued at 12:46 pm EST on Monday 10 June 2024 by the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart. Flood Watch Number: 1 RIVER LEVEL RISES AND AREAS OF MINOR FLOODING MAY DEVELOP FROM TUESDAY, WITH ISOLATED MODERATE FLOODING

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