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Lapthorne crossing the line STRATHGORDON surged into life this afternoon when the 2012 Tour of Tasmania arrived in town. The winner of last Sunday’s snow-shortened Launceston to New Norfolk Classic, Darren Lapthorne, claimed victory in today’s arduous leg of the
PREMIER Lara Giddings has welcomed yesterday’s news that Norske Skog would consolidate its Southern Hemisphere operations in Tasmania. Some $84 million will be invested in the Boyer Mill with the assistance of the State and Federal Governments. Ms Giddings said
EXACTLY 45 years ago today, many parts of Tasmania including the Derwent Valley were devastated by one of Australia’s worst natural disasters. Tuesday, February 7, 1967, saw the island engulfed by its worst-ever bushfires. Fires raged from Hamilton and Bothwell
Rod Bender AUSTRALIA’S only rail track rider experience has been further enhanced with the official opening of the new Florentine Station near Maydena yesterday. This latest initiative of the Maydena Community Association was funded by Norske Skog and built on
Sandra Hetherington LACHLAN resident Sandra Hetherington is the Derwent Valley Council’s Australia Day Citizen of the Year for 2011. The award was announced last Wednesday by mayor Martyn Evans and in her absence was accepted by Sandra’s employer, Norske Skog