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DAILY BRIEFING: A man is charged after allegedly biting police officers, and the first colony of little penguins to be nursed back to health after a dog attack is released. Read more: Tasmania Now: Two people charged over serious police assaults, little penguins return to the wild Source: ABC News

The withdrawal of the Indian monsoon this year surpassed the previous record by more than a week, but that doesn’t necessarily mean it will be another bad wet season for Australia. Here’s why. Read more: What will India's latest monsoon on record mean for Australia? Source: ABC News

Two police officers are bitten and another kicked in the head during a violent arrest in Hobart’s northern suburbs. Read more: Police officers bitten and kicked during arrest Source: ABC News

Tensions are rising within the Tasmanian Liberal party as some look to drop veteran Eric Abetz from the top spot on the Senate ticket in favour of his apprentice, Jonathon Duniam. Read more: Tasmanian Liberals look to drop Eric Abetz from top spot on Senate ticket, ABC understands Source: ABC News

Vicki Denton is seeing better than she has in years. She gave up on the public health system and went into debt to have private surgery to avoid going blind. Read more: 'I couldn't wait that long': Why Vicki took out a loan to fund her surgery Source: ABC News

A diver in the Derwent River has filmed the underwater site of the original Tasman Bridge, which collapsed in 1975. Read more: Underwater dive reveals original Tasman Bridge ruins Source: ABC News

New vision emerges of the ship which brought down Hobart’s Tasman Bridge more than 40 years ago, showing a wreck teeming with marine life including gill sharks. Read more: 'Amazing to see': Divers capture vision of sharks, ship that brought down Tasman Bridge Source: ABC News

DAILY BRIEFING: Talented footballer Mia King, who has juggled her studies with training, could see her AFLW dream come true this morning, and Hobart’s Lord Mayor Anna Reynolds survives a no-confidence vote during a heated meeting. Read more: Tasmania Now: AFLW hopeful eyes Roos in draft, as Mayor survives no-confidence motion Source: ABC News

A controversial helicopter-accessed standing camp proposed for Tasmania’s Wilderness World Heritage Area will go ahead after the state’s planning tribunal overturned a council’s decision. Read more: Controversial World Heritage development gets tick of approval Source: ABC News

The future of the world’s largest wild-caught fishery could be on a “path to oblivion” says one man, who after calling for a drastic cut in abalone catch limits was booted from the industry’s peak body in Tasmania. Read more: Fears world-renowned delicacy could be off the menu Source: ABC News


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