Latest ACT News
Natasha Rudra 11:31 AM The story of six boys who were locked in an apartment for years.
11:08 AM Competition watchdog starts investigation into alleged cartel conduct in Canberra's construction industry.
10:31 AM Another witness at the Royal Commission into Trade Unions was arrested in Canberra on Wednesday.
10:27 AM A car has rolled onto its side in a two-car crash on Macarthur Avenue in O'Connor.
9:59 AM The news, traffic and weather to get you up to speed.
6:03 AM Drag competition is coming to Canberra. So You Think You Can Drag is an amateur drag competition designed to give stage space to aspiring kings and queens. August 15 at the Gorman Arts Centre, Braddon. Tickets $25 available from trybooking.com.
Ruth Liew 5:46 AM Former prime minister Julia Gillard says we are still driven by cultural stereotypes that must be challenged.
11:49 PM Canberra Times and Fairfax Media photographer Rohan Thomson has been awarded a Young Walkley for his photography and video work.
Michael Inman 11:47 PM The construction union allegedly discussed price-fixing in the Canberra scaffolding sector during enterprise bargaining talks, the royal commission has heard.
Michael Inman 11:39 PM Charging organiser John Lomax with blackmail for asking for a pay rise a dangerous precedent for Australian industrial relations, the construction union says.
Henry Belot 10:26 PM Fire ripped through the roof of an unoccupied home in Narrabundah on Wednesday night, with firefighters declaring it "a write-off".
Christopher Knaus 8:53 PM A Canberra teacher charged with child grooming offences has appeared in a Sydney court.
Henry Belot 8:30 PM Woden business group say loss of thousands of public servants could cripple the town centre.
Christopher Knaus 7:59 PM Man with 12-year drug habit imported commercial quantities to front door for personal use.
Henry Belot 7:48 PM A woman who was sexually abused as a child while in institutional care has encouraged Canberrans to share their own experiences before the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse.
Eleanor Mackay 6:48 PM Lake Burley Griffin has featured heavily in photos entered in The Canberra Times winter photo competition.
Emma Kelly 8:00 PM Chief Police Officer says officers 'never know what we're going to confront'.
Eleanor Mackay 8:00 PM Proving quilting is in their blood, three generations of the Godden family will be entering their work in the Canberra Craft and Quilt Fair.
5:33 PM Police have located a 79-year-old man from Charnwood who was reported missing on Wednesday afternoon.
Ian Warden 11:45 PM One hundred years ago this week Melbourne's feminist, suffragist weekly The Woman Voter was aghast at the way in which the first Australian wounded of the war had just come home (disembarking at Melbourne) without officialdom paying them any kindly attention.
5:20 PM The Environmental Protection Authority is responding to an unidentified substance spilling from a drain in Barton.
Eleanor Mackay 4:44 PM Connecting and Building Recreation: a vision for the Territory outlines plans to improve the health and wellbeing of residents by encouraging them to see recreation and incidental exercise as a fun and easy way to get fit.
3:17 PM Police established a crime scene after a shooting in McKellar on Wednesday morning.
3:14 PM A guide to the best gigs in Canberra.
Natasha Rudra 2:57 PM Yes, it's really happening.
2:22 PM Plan a musical night out.