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It can be chilling enough landing in a plane; imagine touching down on a runway made of ice that is moving downhill and rotating. Ladies and gentlemen – welcome to Wilkins, Antarctica. Full Article: Antarctica ice runway Wilkins set for upgrade, as crews ready to 'reposition the strip' Source: ABC News Tasmania

The final flight of the Antarctic season is due to take off for Australia’s Wilkins Aerodrome tomorrow, ahead of a runway face-lift. Full Article: Antarctic runway renovations scheduled. Source: ABC News Tasmania

Tasmania’s re-elected Premier defends the Liberals’ policy to relax the state’s gun laws, despite an outcry from survivors of the Port Arthur shooting. Full Article: Premier Will Hodgman stands by gun law changes Source: ABC News Tasmania

Nick Xenophon denies he ever took former Tasmanian senator Jacqui Lambie on a date to KFC, claiming the only thing they exchanged that night were chicken nuggets. Full Article: 'It wasn't a date': Xenophon laughs off Lambie KFC date Source: ABC News Tasmania

Martine Haley, the Liberal staffer caught trolling people using fake accounts during the Tasmanian election, hands in her resignation. Full Article: Tasmanian Liberal staffer resigns after election trolling Source: ABC News Tasmania

Tasmanian Premier Will Hodgman is deciding how he will deal with a staffer caught out running a series of fake accounts to troll people during the election. Full Article: Premier to decide fate of Liberal staffer after election trolling Source: ABC News Tasmania

Up to eight families are camping in the Hobart Showgrounds because they cannot get rental accommodation, with the city’s social welfare sector describing the housing situation as “critical”. Full Article: Families unable to find rentals in Hobart are camping instead Source: ABC News Tasmania

Former Tasmanian attorney-general Vanessa Goodwin, who died just hours before lifelong friend and political colleague Will Hodgman claimed victory in the state election, will be farewelled this Friday. Full Article: Former attorney-general Vanessa Goodwin to get state funeral Source: ABC News Tasmania

The value of farm production is expected to fall 5 per cent this financial year, with farmer incomes expected to drop while remaining high in historical terms, commodity forecaster ABARES says in its outlook released today. Full Article: Farm production forecast to fall due to poor seasonal conditions Source: ABC News Tasmania

“She never built walls, she never kept people out” — the late Vanessa Goodwin, who died on Tasmania’s election day, is remembered as a politician with compassion and commitment. Full Article: Tasmanians remember former attorney-general Vanessa Goodwin Source: ABC News Tasmania

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