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Wins to Women, Reserves and Colts teams last weekend

THIS weekend’s round of the Southern Football League sees the New Norfolk men’s teams travelling to Anzac Park at Lindisfarne today (Saturday). The colts will play at 10am, the reserves at noon and the seniors at 2pm. The women will play OHA at Geilston Bay at 9.30am today. LAST WEEKEND’S

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Late night oil spill in car park

FIREFIGHTERS and council officers last night attended a mysterious oil spill in Laskey’s car park in Pioneer Ave, New Norfolk. The incident was reported by Derwent Valley Council mayor Michelle Dracoulis who lives nearby and discovered the flow of oil while walking her dog, The incident was reported at 10.30pm

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Two men arrested after break-in

TWO men are in police custody following an incident at New Norfolk earlier this morning. A Tasmania Police spokesperson said officers had responded to a report of a break-in at about 8.30am today (Tuesday). “As a result of quick attendance, police were able to identify a vehicle related to the

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Tuesday morning frost warning

Frost Warning for the Midlands and Upper Derwent Valley forecast districts Issued at 12:24pm on Monday 30 May 2022. Frosts with temperatures down to -1 degrees are forecast for Tuesday 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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Alleged crime spree ends in Bothwell

POLICE have arrested a man for making off without payment, following an incident in the Central Highlands yesterday. Senior Sergeant John Parker of Tasmania Police said it was alleged the 31-year-old man had stolen fuel from a business in Bothwell. “The man was driving a silver Holden Captiva with interstate

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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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