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Emma Macdonald is a senior reporter for The Canberra Times.
Emma Macdonald Hundreds of thousands of historical documents relating to Mr Fluffy asbestos have been quarantined for the past few months due to the presence of amosite filed in ACT Government archives.
Emma Macdonald Three experts will also look into how Canberra is responding to an unprecedented number of students with disabilities and special needs.
Emma Macdonald ACT P&C vice-president Hugh Boulter suffered a head injury at age six which affected his eyesight and overnight gave him a moderate learning disability.
Emma Macdonald Professor Michael McRobbie has been awarded one of the University of Queensland's highest honours – Alumnus of the Year. Emma Macdonald reports.
Emma Macdonald A photographic record of the pain and anguish of Canberra families leaving Mr Fluffy homes will be immortalised in a book.
Chris Wilson, Kirsten Lawson and Emma Macdonald Use of a "cage" used to contain a Canberra school child in a classroom has sparked debate about the treatment of disruptive and special-needs children in mainstream schools.
Emma Macdonald The ACT Education Department is investigating reports a child was contained in a cage-like structure at an ACT Primary school
Emma Macdonald From the "bloke's bloke" into a far more diminutive and graceful blonde, Cate McGregor has learned about being "manterrupted", ignored and sidelined. Emma Macdonald reports.
Emma Macdonald Canberra indigenous housing organisation allegedly mismanaged and run to benefit corporation directors.
Emma Macdonald Member for Canberra Gai Brodtmann lives and breathes federal politics. Now she’ll be wearing it too.
Emma Macdonald Australian journalist Peter Greste and his family have come to Canberra to say thank-you.
Emma Macdonald With government workers having Monday off and a shortage of bus services for school students, this year's Anzac Day holiday is causing some concern.
Emma Macdonald The ACT government wants to know what parents like to read on their children's school report cards.
Emma Macdonald Another Mr Fluffy home has been discovered in the Hume Shire – halfway between Wagga and Albury.
Emma Macdonald About 30 frail and elderly Mr Fluffy residents are pleading for government flexibility around a five-year time-limit on them remaining in their homes.
Emma Macdonald The beautiful family home that Sylvia and Alan Kelly have spent 62 years in is slated for demolition by 2020 because of Mr Fluffy asbestos.
Emma Macdonald The ACT continues to underperform across high school numeracy, spelling and writing.
Emma Macdonald Athena Cains married a twin and gave birth to twins. So she understands their closeness and innate connection.
Emma Macdonald Canberra Girls' Grammar has dominated league tables of ACT school performance based on its 2014 literacy and numeracy results across the primary and high school years.
Emma Macdonald Australian Education Union ACT Secretary Glenn Fowler usually reads The Canberra Times. But at this time of year he refuses to – preferring instead to line the bottom of a bird cage with its...