Latest ACT News
Christopher Knaus 11:03 PM A man has been sentenced to nine months behind bars for a drunken punch that left his victim fighting for his life.
9:04 PM A man died in a fatal crash on Drakeford Drive in Kambah on Friday night.
8:08 PM A driver has crashed into the Gungahlin police station while trying to do a burnout.
Christopher Knaus 7:39 PM A speeding driver who had ice in his system when he hit and killed an elderly pedestrian has been found guilty of culpable driving.
Megan Gorrey 7:27 PM Belgian carillonneur Geert d'Hollander wants Canberrans to know they could just as likely hear the tunes of Lady Gaga as those of Bach drift across Lake Burley Griffin from the National Carillon.
Henry Belot 11:30 PM Thousands of documents were delivered to the ACT Legislative Assembly on Friday afternoon when the government accepted final bids from two consortiums hoping to win the $783 million light rail contract.
Christopher Knaus 6:55 PM Man who allegedly choked, bashed his girlfriend is recaptured after accidental release.
Katie Burgess 6:49 PM Authorities urge Canberrans to stop feeding magpies after birds attack people for food.
Alexandra Back, Emma Kelly 11:30 PM Canberra newsagents are seeking support for a ban on lottery products being sold by Woolworths and Coles, which they fear could be devastating to their businesses.
Megan Gorrey 12:05 AM Feigning death in the waters off Indonesia was what saved Australian army nurse Vivian Bullwinkel as Japanese soldiers fatally machine-gunned a line of women into the sea beside her during the dark days of World War II.
Alexandra Back 5:57 PM Canberrans are hiring private investigators to uncover cheating spouses, dodgy staff and the whereabouts of a $60,000 car.
Megan Doherty 5:32 PM The 17,000 square metre outlet is taking shape on the corner of Gribble and Hibberson streets.
Mary Lynn Mather 11:30 PM When Anne Pratt and Jo Percy walk the 5km Canberra Times Fun Run course tomorrow, it will be one of several joint ventures between HOME and Westpac.
Megan Doherty 4:49 PM The WIN Television headquarters in Kingston was passed in at auction this week.
Henry Belot 3:59 PM A decision to save 17 buildings in the Northbourne Avenue public housing precinct has divided public opinion.
Clare Sibthorpe 11:30 PM Thousands of conserved objects in the Australian War Memorial's storage hub will be uncovered to the public on Saturday at the 'Big things in store' open day.
Ross Peake 11:45 PM Lyneham residents appalled at attack by Christian college
Natasha Rudra 11:45 PM Lucy Sugerman has already been invited to perform with Voice star Amber Nichols
3:24 PM There will be a number of roads closed during Sunday's Canberra Times Fun Run as joggers hit the road and the pavement.
Clare Colley 3:11 PM Imagine Crocodile Dundee if Paul Hogan was Chinese. In 1994 Canberra artist Hou Leong made it happen.
2:35 PM How closely have you been paying attention to the news this week?
Megan Doherty 2:00 PM It pretty much hurt my heart when I read comments this week about Tuggeranong being in decline and a place losing its soul.
Megan Doherty 11:11 AM The Block twins Alisa and Lysandra met with fans in Canberra on Thursday night with Alisa glowing in her second pregnancy.