Latest ACT News
9:36 AM The news, traffic and weather to get you up to speed.
9:34 PM What's on in Canberra's art scene
Emma Kelly 8:33 PM The developer behind Canberra's Campbell 5 precinct has bought the sites of the run-down Currong and Allawah flats in central Canberra for $47 million at auction.
Kirsten Lawson 8:28 PM The ACT government has rejected a call from the Liberals to cut ties with the CFMEU after the royal commission findings of bullying and intimidation on worksites around the country.
Katie Burgess 8:27 PM Canberra's only reading for print handicapped radio station will lose a quarter of its funding in July due to disability funding changes.
Henry Belot 8:12 PM It's been 50 years since the National Folk Festival was first held in Canberra and organisers and artists have a few special treats in store.
Clare Colley 7:49 PM Hundreds of species of native tropical plants will soon have a chance to thrive in the cool climate of Canberra.
Tom McIlroy 11:30 PM A group of foster carers and families from around Canberra will protest changes to the ACT foster care system on Thursday.
Henry Belot 6:27 PM A 3.2 magnitude earthquake was recorded to the north west of Canberra on Wednesday afternoon.
Ian Warden 11:45 PM If you love this city and love your privileged First World life here it is tempting to think it is a city that has everything (save for light rail, but even that boon will be with us soon).
4:29 PM A 23-year-old man will face court after allegedly driving at 240km/h in a BWM M5 sedan.
Ian Warden 11:45 PM Dislike of Americans was part of the suite of strong prejudices of Melbourne Punch columnist "Clio" and 100 years ago this week she was showing that (completely understandable) prejudice yet again.
Phillip Thomson 3:22 PM Treasury secretary outlines plans to attract deputy secretaries and other top staff by making Sydney and Melbourne an option.
Christopher Knaus 2:44 PM Former Eastman prosecutor strongly denies "playing games" with jury over now discredited forensics.
The moment thieves smashed their way into a bar and loaded a trolley with stolen liquor has been captured on CCTV.
Catriona Jackson Restaurant review: The boys at Morks are still turning out high quality, exciting modern Thai food.
The ACT government has closed a loophole which may have allowed some drink drivers to evade prosecution.
An inmate was flown to Royal North Shore Hospital after he was stabbed and scalded at Goulburn Correctional Centre on Tuesday afternoon.
The news, traffic and weather to get you up to speed.
A car fire inside a Hawker unit complex led to the evacuation of around 40 residents on Tuesday night.
Christopher Knaus Michael Adams, now a NSW Supreme Court judge, says his team understood they had to give Eastman all relevant information before trial.
Tom McIlroy The government won't say if it will make public an audit into massive cost blow outs in renovation works at The Lodge.
Alexandra Back Teenagers under child protection are far more likely than the general population to enter the youth justice system that the same year, Australian researchers report.
Meghan Corcoran The world could not ignore the gloved salute of Black Power on the Podium at the 1968 Olympics in Mexico.
John Thistleton The chairman of the campaign for a new primary school at Murrumbateman says the NSW government's education bureaucrats are ignoring a compelling case for the school.
Emma Macdonald Islamic School of Canberra distances itself from the financial problems plaguing Sydney's largest Islamic school Malek Fahd.
Christopher Knaus A teenager accused of calling in fake bomb threat to a Canberra high school last week has appeared in court.
The ACT government has accepted all recommendations of a 2013 auditor-general report that found numerous shortcomings in the territory's preparedness for bushfires.
Ian Warden Power of the press! Only days after our passionate defence of street art and graffiti via discussion of a new book Medieval Graffiti, the ACT government has appointed a "street art coordinator" for Canberra.
Kirsten Lawson, Tom McIlroy and Markus Mannheim Chief Minister Andrew Barr had defended a police investigation into Joy Burch's ministerial office.
Kirsten Lawson Planning Minister will gather ideas for Canberra's urban renewal.