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Kirsten Lawson is the Chief Assembly reporter at The Canberra Times
Kirsten Lawson Asbestos taskforce sends a second letter to more than 1000 homeowners, this time registered post
Kirsten Lawson The government's new office block for ACT public servants is back on the agenda, with Treasurer Andrew Barr calling for registrations of interest to build it.
Kirsten Lawson Two Mr Fluffy homes that sold recently for well below their previous worth show the extent to which the asbestos crisis is affecting house values.
Kirsten Lawson Greens Minister Shane Rattenbury faces opposition from within his own party to the fast-track planning laws he is supporting.
Kirsten Lawson Without a sod turned on Stage 1 of the Capital Rail line, the government has appointed a consortium to investigate extending it to the rest of the city.
Kirsten Lawson Twenty four public servants in TAMS will hear by Friday whether their jobs are gone.
Kirsten Lawson More than 1600 kangaroos will be shot in the ACT's annual cull, although up to 500 more could also be put on the pill.
Kirsten Lawson A Canberra animal rights group has announced they will challenge the ACT government’s planned kangaroo cull in the ACT Civil and Administrative Tribunal (ACAT) for the second year in a row.
Kirsten Lawson As protesters prepare to disrupt kangaroo shooters beginning the annual cull this week, the trial of fertility control announced by Territories Minister Shane Rattenbury is mired in disagreement.
Kirsten Lawson and Tom McIlroy Planning authorities have been cleared of improper influence in approving a senior bureaucrat's house.
Kirsten Lawson One of the questions about light rail is a whole lot easier to answer than the other. It is beautiful? Well, clearly yes. It has the potential to transform the city.
Kirsten Lawson ACT Treasurer Andrew Barr will deliver a bonus to business in today’s budget, exempting more businesses from payroll tax and cutting stamp duty for properties worth more than $1.455 million.
Kirsten Lawson Almost 25 years old, La Rustica is making a move from the old Kingston to the new, opening on the foreshore by the end of the month.
Kirsten Lawson, Tom McIlroy and Ben Westcott Monday’s fire has left Coo owner Mamoru Aizawa devastated, with one restaurant up in smoke and still unable on Tuesday to access other restaurant six doors down in the Sydney Building.
Kirsten Lawson, Ben Westcott The ACT government has sold the Yarralumla Garden Centre business to Bruno and Hedy Zimmermann at the next-door Heritage Nursery.
Kirsten Lawson Devastated Coo restaurant owner at the centre of the Sydney Building fire, is struggling to keep his other restaurants open.
Kirsten Lawson NSW Labor MP Steve Whan has accused conservative MPs of hypocrisy in their attack on wind farms around Canberra
Kirsten Lawson Fifty million plants later, the Yarralumla Nursery celebrated its 100th birthday on Sunday.
Kirsten Lawson Greens Minister bows to pressure and persuades the ACT government to delay passing its new planning laws.
Kirsten Lawson Ben Willis has taken Aubergine restaurant to the top of the pile in Canberra and, for the second year running.