(the) last (one) heard

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(the) last (one) heard

According to the most recent knowledge one has about someone or something. Last we heard, she had moved up to Calgary to be closer to her family. I had no idea there were so many problems. The last I heard, everything was progressing smoothly.
See also: hear, last

the last I ˈheard

(spoken) used to give the most recent news you have about somebody/something: The last I heard he was still working at the garage.
See also: hear, last
References in classic literature ?
At last she heard not the sound of wheels, but the coachman's shout and the dull rumble in the covered entry.
But at last she heard the word "dearest" uttered in the softest tone of pained entreaty, like that of a patient who asks for something that ought to have been given without asking.
But, tragically, that was the last she heard from him.
Siobhan transferred the agreed PS150 for the holiday and 'Emily' confirmed she had it but this was the last she heard from her.
They said they'd see what they could do, and that's the last she heard from them.
The last she heard from him was in July - the day before he jetted out to Fiji to film TV show Love Island.
DiMarzio's sister Tami said: 'She told me he took off in the car and the last she heard was that he had an accident, that he was hit by a truck or something.
The last she heard from her daughter was three years ago when Noralwizah wrote her a letter.
The last she heard he was dismissed from another medical assignment in the state for working while impaired.
Mr Sliwinski claimed that was the last she heard from the dealer, until after she wrote to BBC's Watchdog programme and the matter was mentioned on air.
Last she heard, Baldovino said, the framer was the vice mayor in his home town in Mindoro.