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Contractual dispute closes Ouse GP clinic

PREMIER and health minister Jeremy Rockliff today said the State Government was taking all available steps to ensure the continued delivery of medical services in the Upper Derwent Valley and Central Highlands following the sudden closure of the Ouse GP clinic last week. “I share the frustration expressed by members

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Hundreds remember the fallen at Dawn

HUNDREDS of people have paid their respects this morning at Anzac Day Dawn Services from one end of the Derwent Valley to the other. More than 200 assembled at the New Norfolk Cenotaph, with a similar number at Gretna and about 75 at the Fentonbury War Memorial. Services were also

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Eight candidates to contest Lyons in next month’s Federal Election

EIGHT candidates have nominated to contest the seat of Lyons in the Federal Election which has been called for Saturday, May 21. The candidates were officially announced on Friday (April 22). In the order named by the Australia Electoral Commission, they are: Susie BOWER, Liberal Party of Australia – Tasmanian

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New Norfolk v Claremont at Abbotsfield Park

SENIORS: Claremont 14.12 (96) defeated New Norfolk 10.13 (73)RESERVES: New Norfolk 6.13 (49) defeated Claremont 7.8 (48)COLTS: ByeWOMEN: New Norfolk 13.13 (91) defeated St Virgil’s 1.2 (8) at New Town Bike Track Oval

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Guide to Anzac Day in the Derwent Valley and Highlands

ANZAC Day will return to its pre-pandemic format at New Norfolk with the reinstatement of public parades at Monday’s Dawn Service and the later Civic Service. While participants and the general public will continue to be encouraged to observe physical distancing and other Covid-Safe precautions, it will otherwise be a

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Great wins for Eagles senior men and women

Courageous win for the Eagles – Wayne Marshall reports THE New Norfolk Eagles’ senior side recorded its first victory for the season with a 21-point win over Hobart at the TCA Ground on Good Friday. The Eagles showed plenty of courage and determination. Coach Tim Butterworth was thrilled with his

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Warning to sheep graziers for tonight and tomorrow

Warning to Sheep Graziersfor the Upper Derwent Valley and South East forecast districts Issued at 9.49am on Wednesday 20 April 2022. Sheep graziers are warned that cold temperatures, showers and strong westerly winds are expected late Wednesday evening and early Thursday. Areas likely to be affected are the South East district

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Deputy mayor’s welcome to Ukrainian arrivals

A UKRAINIAN woman and her two children have been welcomed to the Derwent Valley after fleeing war-torn Ukraine. Deputy mayor Jessica Cosgrove visited Olesia Trukhanska and her son Dmytro and daughter Marco at the weekend. Councillor Cosgrove said the family’s story was a powerful one, of finding hope in the

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New Norfolk golf results – April 9-16

Saturday 16/4/2022 Stroke – A Grade gross: J. Rainbird 70, L. Post 71, J. Smith 75; Nett: P. Wilton 76-10-66, J. Miller 74-6-68, D. Stevenson 76-4-72 c/b; B Grade gross: D. Hack 87 c/b, M. Minton 87, A. Leitch 88 c/b; Nett: R. Hodge 81-17-64, A. Watts 90-18-72 c/b, D.

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Vegetation fire reported at Glenfern

MULTIPLE units from the Tasmania Fire Service are responding to a vegetation fire at Glenfern Rd, Glenfern. The incident was first reported at 1.20pm and as of 1.50pm there are two light tankers, two heavy tankers, a medium tanker and a utility at the scene, with a further utility on

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