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Hobart man lost in Malaysian jungle
A HOBART family is clinging to hope that their son emerges alive and well from a Malaysian rainforest 10 days after he entered the jungle and disappeared.(image) (image)

Police hunt mugger who injured women
POLICE are searching for a bag snatcher who injured two women in Sandy Bay.(image) (image)

Cygnet winner the envy of many
THE tiny Tasmanian hamlet of Cygnet is home to the state’s newest multi-millionaire after one lucky resident won a $6m Powerball jackpot.(image) (image)

Better crash trauma data may help cut toll
TASMANIA’S peak motoring body is backing a national call for more targeted safety measures to be introduced to reduce road fatalities.(image) (image)

Fuel reduction burn at Ridgeway
THE Tasmania Fire Service will conduct a fuel reduction burn at Ridgeway from today, weather permitting.(image) (image)

Emergency services officers on parade
TASMANIA’S emergency services will don their rainbow colours and join the TasPride Festival march in Hobart.(image) (image)

Landmark deal for Southern Ocean
THE Southern Ocean will get its first Marine Protected Area – a 1.55 million km2 tract of the Ross Sea – following a landmark agreement by 35 Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources member governments.(image) (image)

Star appeal for devils in danger
TASMANIAN-BORN TV star Bonnie Sveen has become an ambassador for the Save the Tasmanian Devil Appeal, which raises funds to tackle the deadly facial cancer that’s devastating the species.(image) (image)

Cricket boss out after ‘a long run-up’
CRICKET Tasmania has hit turbulent waters, losing its second executive in only three weeks.(image) (image)

Bike cop concussed in highway crash
A POLICE officer has received minor head and facial injuries after the motorcycle he was riding and a car collided in southern Tasmania.(image) (image)