Author: Josh Agnew

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My mum had paranoid schizophrenia, but we never called it that. We didn’t even call it mental illness — she was just ‘sick’. I was an isolated kid with no way to cope — until my cassette player opened a magical window to a better place. Read more: Mum had her voices. I had my […]

Tasmanians are turning to racing their mowers Read more: Mower racing in Tasmania Source: ABC News

St Marys used to be a forestry town, but now it’s attracting city folk seeking a “tree-change”. Read more: Tree-changers boosting small town populations Source: ABC News

Investigators try to determine what caused a fire in a shed in a backyard in Swansea, after emergency crews discover the body of a man in the destroyed structure. Read more: Man dies after blaze levels his garage home on Tasmania's east coast Source: ABC News

Many visas lock migrants into living and working in a regional area for years, but some say the government initiative is flawed. Read more: Does moving migrants to regional areas work? Source: ABC News

He established some of Australia’s best-known national parks and fought for World Heritage listings across the globe. But for the late Peter Hitchcock, conservation was no walk in the park. Read more: 'Wood in his blood': World Heritage trailblazer Peter Hitchcock dead at 75 Source: ABC News

Hobart is still growing but the sprawl is out into the suburbs rather than giving people the option of inner city apartment living. Read more: Hobart growing out not up Source: ABC News

A Hobart family says a lack of after hours palliative care impacted on the dignity of their father’s death. Read more: Family calls for better after hours palliative care Source: ABC News

While Hobart’s population has been steadily growing, it’s a different tale for the “northern capital” which is desperate to attract mainlanders like podiatrist Manning Mitchell. Read more: Tasmania's tale of two cities Source: ABC News

A Hobart family says a lack of after hours support left them not knowing how to cope when caring for their father in the final hours of his life. Read more: Family calls for better palliative care support Source: ABC News

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