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10:24 AM A couple has escaped serious injury after their car rolled in the Brindabellas on Sunday morning.
Mary Lynn Mather Popular book club Read Around Canberra will no longer be hosted by Libraries ACT, to the dismay of its loyal members.
Matthew Raggatt The program to remove or decommission 22 underground oil storage tanks from Canberra public schools will soon be completed.
Mary Lynn Mather On Tuesday people across the globe will be wearing red ribbons, in solidarity with those who are living with HIV and in memory of those who have died.
Matthew Raggatt A Dickson man who allegedly stabbed a woman he was in a casual relationship with, threatened to kill her and broke a window in an attempt to escape police has been refused bail.
Georgina Connery It seems there's been an exodus of young female players from netball courts across the country with new research finding more girls are now playing soccer.
Matthew Raggatt Artificial Christmas trees are being used for the hospital because infection control is an issue in the ward and clinical areas. Matthew Raggatt explains.
Georgina Connery GIVIT an online platform connecting people in need with those willing to give is looking to expand in the ACT.
Georgina Connery 11:30 PM The community has rallied around the family of a Holy Family Primary School student whose memorial was vandalised.
Matthew Raggatt New Fluffy blocks are offering new challenges and may destroy character it is alleged.
Matthew Raggatt 11:30 PM Nurses working the overnight 12-hour shift at Canberra Hospital have attacked the ACT government for failing to fix an "oversight" which has cost them more than $1000 each a year.
Stephen Jeffery 11:30 PM Installing more battery-recharge stations would boost electric-car use in the ACT, a German research centre says.
Clare Sibthorpe and Michael Inman Almost 250 dog attacks were reported to the ACT government in the past year, with 153 resulting in hospital treatment and 116 dogs seized.
A fire which forced a man to flee his north Canberra home deemed suspicious by police investigators.
The Green Shed, Project Independence, Canberra Community Housing, a rising young actor and a long-time disability advocate are among the winners of the 2015 ACT Chief Minister Inclusion Awards.
Emma Kelly Another Canberra Christmas, another sparkling world record.
Tom McIlroy News of the imminent demolition of parts of the Northbourne Avenue public housing precinct this week has not worried former Owen Flats resident Laurel Dakin.
Drivers will have to watch out for lane closures on Hindmarsh Drive on Saturday due to resealing works.
Jil Hogan It's a long way from dancing on a stage in Phillip to sharing the stage with Janet Jackson, but dancer Alex Carson has done just that.
Jil Hogan Canberrans Paul Walshe and Dorothy Service have been recognised in Sydney for their contribution to breast cancer research.
Clare Colley Photographer Polly Borland and her younger sister Emma Borland share their quirky view of the world in a Canberra Glassworks show.
Katie Burgess Both the ACT's peak construction and union bodies believe a lack of co-operation is eroding workplace safety. What they can't agree on is which of them is responsible for it.
Nicola Sheville The Australian National Botanic Gardens has been granted eco certification from Ecotourism Australia making it only the second botanic gardens in the country to receive the achievement.
David Ellery More than a third of Canberra families have been priced out of the detached housing market and the situation will only get worse, former chief minister Jon Stanhope says.
Kirsten Lawson Gay and lesbian support group Diversity ACT has called for a review of how it lost its funding last year, amid allegations of conflicts of interest and unfair treatment.
Caitlin Wheeler A fictitious battle between enemy forces is playing out in the water off the coast of Jervis Bay this week as The Royal Australian Navy conducts its biggest field training activity in over five years.
Katie Burgess, Emma Kelly Child left traumatised after witnessing a 'dangerous' dog rip out the eye of his grandparents' dog. Warning: Graphic images.
Megan Gorrey Canberra drivers will be warned of the risks of drugged driving as part of a long-awaited advertising campaign to raise awareness of controversial roadside tests for illicit substances.
Nicola Sheville Canberra has enjoyed a run of beautiful sunshine and light breezy weather this week and those hoping for a clear weekend may be in luck with a forecast of gradual heating over the next five days.
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Tom McIlroy An audit of Canberra's street lights has found more than half date back to at least the 1980s and raises questions about government record keeping of the types of lighting in use around the city.
Emma Macdonald Successive ACT governments have been blamed for failing to warn the public of the health dangers associated with Mr Fluffy homes, but new evidence shows homeowners themselves were keen to avoid health warnings so as not to affect their house resale value.