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John Thistleton 10:25 AM Police confiscate rider's Harley Davidson at Yass.
Anne Davies 12:00 AM The western promenade at Barangaroo is to be planted with a non-Australian tree species that has been classified as a weed.
Kimberley Granger 9:27 PM Hugh Jackman is expected to fly in to Canberra for the announcement of Australian of the Year. Wife and adoption campaigner Deborra-lee Furness visited the James Turrell exhibition at the National Gallery of Australia on Saturday.
Ron Cerabona 9:23 PM The award-winning production of "Sweet Charity" is coming to Canberra. Here's a sneak preview.
Kimberley Granger 11:30 PM History buffs have gathered from across Australia and the world to attend Cancon, a miniature gaming convention in Canberra.
Georgina Connery 11:30 PM Six same-sex couples have legally tied the knot in the past six months in Canberra.
Ben Westcott 11:00 PM On Australia Day, there will be a range of events across the day from the morning in Commonwealth Park, with kids rides and face-painting, through to a fireworks display at night on Lake Burley Griffin.
Matthew Raggatt 11:30 PM Universities have warned students against trying to slip another's work past them.
Kimberley Granger A severe thunderstorm warning has been issued for Canberra and the region.
Matthew Raggatt 11:30 PM A call for mandatory cyclist insurance is being made as the family of a six-year-old Canberra girl injured in a cycling accident goes to court to seek recompense from an uninsured rider.
Kimberley Granger Despite ACT having the lowest drowning rate in Australia, another drowning in a home pool is "only matter of time", experts say.
Mark Sawa 11:30 PM The number of potentially contaminated sites in the ACT now exceeds 1000, according to latest figures from the Environment Protection Authority.
Ben Westcott 11:00 PM A prominent Canberra cycling group has furiously condemned the ACT government's approach to cyclists in the city, saying Canberra's figures on this topic are among "the worst in the world".
Primrose Riordan Canberra and south coast motorists are organising boycotts of chain brand petrol stations to protest what they say are "unfair" prices.
A Canberra man reported missing on Friday has been found.
Lee Gaskin Fans were chanting, the face-paint was everywhere to see and the drums were banging for at least a couple of hours before kick-off for Friday night's Asian Cup quarter-final between Iran and Iraq at Canberra Stadium.
Ben Westcott 11:00 PM Canberrans living in the CBD are renting out their car parks to earn a little bit of extra cash, while workers desperate for a park are glad for the relief.
Foliage across Canberra received an ample soaking this week, but one tree came out a little worse for wear.
Government ordered to retain one of three Dickson Towers, forcing rethink of plans for Northbourne Avenue
Kirsten Lawson The government has been ordered to retain one of the three Dickson Towers buildings on Northbourne Avenue, a decision that has implications for plans to demolish the swathe of historic public housing buildings on the entranceway to the city.