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Noel Towell is a reporter for The Canberra Times.
Noel Towell Predictions of tough economic times in store for Canberra are "overly pessimistic," according to ACT Treasurer Andrew Barr.
Noel Towell The ACT's second most senior public service official will be moved to another job as Chief Minister Katy Gallagher reshuffles the territory's bureaucracy.
Noel Towell More than 100 Canberra men have come forward saying they were abused while at school at two Canberra Catholic colleges between the 1970s and 1990s.
Stephanie Anderson, Noel Towell The rate of homelessness in the ACT has jumped by 70 per cent in the past five years, a figure that community agencies are labelling a ''wake-up call'' for the government.
Noel Towell ACT prison and health authorities face an investigation by the territory's Human Rights Commission after a mental health patient spent several days chained to a bed.
Noel Towell Chief Minister Katy Gallagher is to merge two ACT Government departments and create a new one.
Noel Towell ACT Labor leader Katy Gallagher has become the first state or territory Labor leader to retain power for more than two years after cutting a deal with balance-of-power Greens MLA Shane Rattenbury on...
Noel Towell Sole surviving ACT Greens representative Shane Rattenbury emerged from the ruins of his party's near electoral wipeout last month with real power. Yesterday, he showed he has learnt to use it.
Noel Towell Shane Rattenbury's parliamentary deal with ACT Labor guarantees supply and confidence for a Katy Gallagher-led government.
Noel Towell Sole surviving ACT Greens MLA Shane Rattenbury emerged from the ruins of his party's near electoral wipeout last month with real power; and today he showed that he has learned to use it.
Noel Towell Builders at a construction site in Canberra are expected to work all weekend to fix safety breaches after the work safety authority shut the site down this morning.
Noel Towell Antisocial behaviour by Canberra public housing tenants is forcing neighbours to seek psychological help for trauma, according to the ACT Ombudsman.
Noel Towell Bookies are backing balance-of-power MLA Shane Rattenbury to support Katy Gallagher as the ACT’s new Chief Minister.
Noel Towell Health authorities say a patient at the new Adult Mental health Unit was handcuffed to a bed for several days last month because he was a risk to the public and to health workers.
Noel Towell ACT residents are much more under-represented politically than other Australians and the city's electoral boundaries are causing distortions that need to be reformed, the Electoral Commissioner said...
Noel Towell The ACT's political war over tax reform continued to rage yesterday as formal negotiations began between the two main parties and the balance-of-power Greens.
Noel Towell Chief Minister Katy Gallagher says she is committed to the 20-year tax reform agenda passed in this year's ACT budget.
Lisa Cox, Noel Towell The Canberra Liberals say their promise to repeal ACT Labor's tax reforms is now open to negotiation as they bid to form government with sole Greens MLA Shane Rattenbury.
Noel Towell, Lisa Cox The ACT's political kingmaker, Shane Rattenbury, has warned voters to brace for a wait of several days before they know who will form government.
Noel Towell, Lisa Cox Long-serving Labor minister Simon Corbell has held on to his Molonglo seat by about 1500 votes over Labor candidate Meegan Fitzharris, last night's penultimate count of preferences show.