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Farrell declared the winner in Derwent

A PROVISIONAL distribution of preferences in the Legislative Council election for the seat of Derwent saw the sitting member, Craig Farrell, declared the winner on Friday afternoon. This was followed by the formal announcement – the declaration of the poll – on the steps of the Legislative Council in Hobart

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Monday: road weather warning

Road Weather Alert for the Upper Derwent Valley, North West Coast, Central North, North East, Central Plateau, Midlands, East Coast and South East forecast districts. Issued at 11.46am on Sunday 9 May 2021. Slippery roads following a dry spell will make driving conditions potentially dangerous during Monday in parts of

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Sport

Victory for the Eagles over the Two Blues

SCORES from today’s SFL games at Boyer Oval where the New Norfolk senior side scored a nine-point win over Lindisfarne. SENIORS: New Norfolk 18.9 (117) d Lindisfarne 17.6 (108)RESERVES: Lindisfarne 10.12 (72) d New Norfolk 9.5 (59)WOMEN: Claremont White 4.1 (25) d New Norfolk 3.4 (22)COLTS: Lindisfarne 16.14 (110) d

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Maydena cafe making news (and waffles)

THE 12th print edition of New Norfolk and Derwent Valley News is on the streets tomorrow (Friday) with another 32 pages packed with purely local news. Among the 50-odd items in the paper is a great story introducing the new owners of Maydena’s new cafe, general store and fuel stop.

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Sport

Four Eagles teams to play at home tomorrow

IT was a disappointing day on the road for the Eagles last Saturday with all teams well beaten by a strong Huonville outfit. The day started with our colts playing in foggy conditions and ended with a comprehensive demolition by Huonville in the senior game. Things turned around on Sunday

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Sport

New Norfolk golf results – April 21-May 1

Saturday 1/5/2021 Petrusma Monthly Medal Stroke – A Grade gross: J. Rainbird 74 c/b, G. Heron 74, A. Lowe 75; Nett: T. Lowe 74-6-68 c/b, D. Armstrong 80-12-68, L. Griffith 76-6-70; B Grade gross: D. Hack 88, G. Triffitt 89, B. Coy 90; Nett: G. Duggan 83-14-89, M. Smith 87-15-72

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Farrell out in front in LegCo poll

LEGISLATIVE Council president Craig Farrell looks set to be returned as the member for Derwent in the upper house of Tasmania’s parliament following yesterday’s double-duty election. What started out as a scheduled vote for two Legislative Council divisions, including Derwent, turned into a State Election five weeks ago when premier

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Politics

Where to vote in the double-duty election

POLLING places will operate at the following local venues for the May 1 State Election and Legislative Council election. Voting is compulsory and polling places will be open from 8am to 6pm. Bothwell Council Offices, Alexander St, BOTHWELLDromedary Community Hall, 14 Millvale Rd, DROMEDARYGlenora District High School, 620 Gordon River

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Sport

Three wins and a milestone game

IT was a big day at Boyer Oval on Saturday when the New Norfolk Eagles were home to the Sorell Eagles in what was a crucial match for the senior side after a disappointing loss to the Hobart Tigers the previous week. It was also a big day for one

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