Latest ACT News
Michael Inman 8:40 PM A man accused of raping a woman in his room has denied the charge.
Megan Gorrey 8:16 PM Preparations have been under way for about a month in anticipation of one of the year's busiest trading days.
Megan Gorrey 8:10 PM Double demerit points await speedsters or those commiting seatbelt offences, with an extra point for other traffic offences, during this Easter weekend.
Sally Pryor 7:56 PM For the first half of the 20th century, hand-colouring photographs was common practice, to enhance and individualise black-and-white images.
John Thistleton and Clare Colley 7:55 PM A volunteer carer and fundraiser for cats believes more should be done to desex them before broadening the ACT's cat containment across all suburbs.
7:09 PM The Anzac centenary and how Canberra and surrounding regions responded to World War I are set to take centre stage at this year's Heritage Festival which kicks off next week.
Clare Colley 6:34 PM The ACT government will shelve controversial plans for a needle and syringe exchange program at the Alexander Maconochie Centre until it can gain support from the majority of the prison’s staff.
Megan Gorrey 6:03 PM Police will investigate after a girl reported seeing a hand reach under a public toilet cubicle and take a photo of her on a mobile phone in Queanbeyan.
Megan Gorrey 5:52 PM Police have released images of three men they would like to speak with in relation to an assault on a woman at a Civic nightspot last month.
Jil Hogan 5:51 PM Your guide to what's going on around the capital this weekend.
Megan Gorrey and Georgina Connery 5:47 PM Canberrans can expect warmer and wetter weather than usual for the rest of autumn, so pack the brolly for Easter, just in case.
Ian Warden 2:53 PM The Great War took so many hitherto comfortable men out of their comfort zones.
Kirsten Lawson 2:46 PM The Canberra Labor Club group made a $770,000 loss in the last financial year on the back of a $2.5 million donation to the Labor Party vehicle, the 1973 Foundation.
Ron Cerabona 2:35 PM What's on in Canberra this weekend.
Sasha Grishin 11:38 AM A new and updated edition proves a fitting companion to the NPG's collection.
Michael Inman 11:06 AM A former Catholic priest has been acquitted of molesting a young girl in the kitchen of his Braddon home. But Father Edward Evans still faces a series of other charges that he abused the girl at his home and at Cooleman Court on another occasion in the 1990s.
9:49 AM Emergency services commissioner announces the end of the ACT bushfire season.
9:31 AM Teens allegedly used a stolen credit card to buy sporting equipment and DVDs in a "shopping spree".
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