Megan Doherty

Megan Doherty

Smoking ceremony clears evil spirits from unique Kambah public housing project

Megan Doherty A unique public housing project is about to take shape in Kambah.

New graffiti co-ordinator in the ACT aims to beat illegal tagging

Megan Doherty The ACT Government has appointed a special graffiti coordinator to curb the problem of removing illegal tagging and other graffiti.

Australian of the Year David Morrison donates gifted luxury car to Karinya House

Australian of the Year David Morrison has donated the use of a gifted car Karinya House.

Megan Doherty Australian of the Year David Morrison has donated the use of a gifted luxury car to Canberra organisation Karinya House.

Plenty of talent at this year's National Multicultural Festival in Canberra

Megan Doherty Former multicultural affairs minister John Hargreaves will be rockin' it at this year's huge celebration of diversity.

Canberra Multicultural Fringe Festival director promises to push the envelope this year

Canberra Multicultural Fringe directors Chenoeh Miller and Gregor Murray will be pushing the envelope this year.

Megan Doherty A director of the Canberra Multicultural Fringe Festival promises to push the envelope this year.

2016 National Multicultural Festival in Canberra marks 20 years of food, dance and fun

2016 marks the 20th anniversary of the National Multicultural Festival in Canberra.

Megan Doherty Music, food, dance and more - the multicultural festival is on next week. And this year it celebrates a special milestone.

Up close and personal with Franklin the roaming Maremma sheepdog of Gungahlin

Barbara Howell of Bonner said it took months for Franklin, the Gungahlin Maremma Sheepdog, to trust her and allow her to get close.

Megan Doherty So what is the famous Franklin like in real life?

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A new $4.45 million home for Karinya House - and a sanctuary for mums and bubs

Megan Doherty Karinya House has been a sanctuary for pregnant women and new mothers – and now it will be getting a new home. But it still needs the community's support to continue its vital work.

Pregnant woman too scared to walk the streets of Dunlop after dog attacks

Lolli, the miniature fox terrier, was mauled by a malamute dog in Dunlop and suffered a punctured lung and five broken ribs Lolli weighs only 4.5 kilograms whereas a malamute can weigh more than 40kgs.

Megan Doherty Dog attacks have had a lasting effect on the mum-to-be who used to take pleasure in walking her pets, Megan Doherty says.

After almost two years of battling, paralysed Kambah man John Peers dies in Canberra Hospital

Megan Doherty Kambah man John Peers dies after a brave fight trying to recover from a freak accident in which his neck was broken.

Mexican tenor to become citizen in Canberra on Australia Day

Megan Doherty Last time he was in Canberra, Mexican tenor Diego Torre was filling the National Arboretum with his glorious voice.

Jimmy Barnes says Australia gave him everything as he prepares to sing at Australia Day Eve concert and awards

Megan Doherty Scottish-born rocker says he owes his happiness to Australia and wants other migrants to share in the good fortune.

Singer Samantha Jade to perform at Australia Day Eve concert in Canberra on Monday

Singer and Logie nominee Samantha Jade will perform at the Australia Day Eve concert in Canberra on Monday.

Megan Doherty Singer Samantha Jade says being Australian means always having a go.

Ginninderra MLA Mary Porter to quit politics on February 19, before the election

Megan Doherty Ginninderra MLA Mary Porter has decided not to wait until the October election to depart politics, and plans to retire next month.

Holy activated almonds! Canberra's The Merrymaker Sisters are 'giving up' paleo

Canberra's The Merrymaker Sisters, Carla, left and Emma Papas have a huge social media following

Megan Doherty It might be enough to make Pete Evans choke on his cauliflower rice - Canberra's The Merrymaker Sisters are giving up the strict paelo diet.

How do you solve a problem like Franklin the Gungahlin Maremma Sheepdog? And do you need to?

Franklin the Gungahlin Maremma sheepdog in June 2015.

Megan Doherty He's been on the loose for at least three years but is cared for by the community and even has his own Facebook page.

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New 104.7 breakfast team due to start on January 18 and promises news and lots of LOLs

New 104.7 breakfast presenters Ryan Jon and Tanya Hennessy say they are blown away by how cool Canberra is.

Megan Doherty Meet the young duo set to take over the critical breakfast slot on FM 104.7 from Monday.

Charity shops stop accepting donations as Canberrans use summer to declutter

The Green Shed at Mitchell on Thursday. It gives away free clothes at its Mitchell and Mugga Lane outlets because it receives so many items.

Megan Doherty Some charity shops in the ACT have temporarily stopped accepting donations as Canberrans use the summer to declutter and inundate the services with used goods and clothing.

Paralysed Kambah pensioner John Peers due home soon after almost two years in hospital

Megan Doherty A freak accident left John Peers paralysed from the chest down and spending almost two years in hospitals in London, Sydney and Canberra.

Christmas celebrations spread cheer in Canberra as SIDS, Kids ACT and charities benefit

Megan Doherty Canberra's Christmas celebrations in the CBD will undergo some tweaking for the future but have been judged a success with both charities and traders reaping the benefits and the national capital...