Posts Tagged ‘ tasmania ’

Cop show-watching son turns in drug-making mum

Aug 22nd, 2008 | By David Harper | Category: Offbeat

The woman’s partner was caught by police with chemicals, equipment and $23,000 in cash. The drug squad found enough pseudoephedrine tablets to make between $15,000 and $60,000 worth of the drug. The woman’s son told police he knew what his mother and her partner were up to after he “watched a cop show about them busting crims”.



Premiers warned: beware the togglers

Aug 19th, 2008 | By David Harper | Category: Opinion

During the 12 years of the Howard government, these voters were capable of voting for John Howard federally, then turning to throw their support behind Labor at the state level. The question was always what these voters would do once the government changed in Canberra, and now we are starting to get an answer.



GroceryChoice identifies NT, Tas as most expensive states

Aug 6th, 2008 | By David Harper | Category: Australia

The GroceryChoice website shows a trolley full of food on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast is worth about $150, while the same groceries in Darwin and Hobart cost about $12 more.