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Emma Macdonald is a senior reporter for The Canberra Times.
Emma Macdonald Call it Mr Fluffy paranoia or a mother's intuition, but Lisa Ziolkowski sought four different asbestos assessments before receiving confirmation that it was present in every room in her home, bar the...
Emma Macdonald ACT Work Safety commissioner Mark McCabe said no further Mr Fluffy houses would be placed in lockdown because families may be too scared by the threat of being forced out of their home while asbestos...
Emma Macdonald The descendants of the man who started Canberra’s original Asbestosfluf insulation business, which subsequently became Mr Fluffy, have expressed their deep sympathy for the more than 1000...
Emma Macdonald The Australian National University has appointed its first female Dean of Engineering and Computer Science, Professor Elanor Huntington.
Emma Macdonald The owners of homes contaminated by Mr Fluffy asbestos have presented a list of demands to the ACT Government.
Emma Macdonald At least one Canberra family is grappling with a family member being diagnosed with asbestosis – the likely result of exposure to Mr Fluffy asbestos which they installed in their home in...
Emma Macdonald The ACT government will waive tip disposal fees where houses containing loose-fill Mr Fluffy asbestos are either renovated or demolished.
Emma Macdonald It is the end of an era for Australian National University Arts students who will leave the hexagonal post-war modernism of the HC Coombs Building for new $50-million purpose-built digs.
Emma Macdonald The Australian National University’s latest annual report is a "better than expected result’’ despite cutting into its surplus.
Emma Macdonald Bullying and gender discrimination claims within the Australian National University are being examined.
Emma Macdonald A culture war is brewing over plans by the popular inner-city pub, the Wig & Pen, to relocate from its Civic location to the ground floor of the Australian National University’s School of Music.
Emma Macdonald When her husband moved to Queensland for work, Nathalie Ross intended to put the family home on the market and find something smaller for herself and the three children.
Emma Macdonald Australian National University Professor Des Ball has been recognised for his massive contribution to global defence and security.
Emma Macdonald The ACT Government has committed to a major change to the Canberra Institute of Technology, winding back the Woden campus and developing a new campus in Tuggeranong to meet demand for training and...
Emma Macdonald The ACT will be the first jurisdiction to charge a senior company manager over the death of a worker in a workplace accident.
Emma Macdonald More than 120 Canberra families living in homes affected by Mr Fluffy asbestos have joined a new lobby group – and potentially a class action – to push their case for compensation for...
Emma Macdonald Work on the $42 million upgrade and widening of Constitution Avenue has been temporarily halted by WorkSafe ACT following a number of safety concerns.
Emma Macdonald The ACT is set to receive an additional $1.1 million in Commonwealth funding to enable it to expand free mammograms to older women.
Emma Macdonald The National Foundation for Australian Women has declared the 2014 federal Budget a disaster for women from all walks of life.
Emma Macdonald A building site in Wright operated by Empire Building Group has been shut down over a raft of safety concerns.