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Kimberley Le Lievre is the Editor of The Sunday Canberra Times

'Needless deaths': Calls for heroin antidote to be widely available

'Needless deaths': Calls for heroin antidote to be widely available

The ACT is experiencing an opioid overdose epidemic as great or greater than the previous epidemic of the 1990s, according to ATODA.

  • by Kimberley Le Lievre

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Proposal to reduce trauma for child witnesses in ACT courts

Proposal to reduce trauma for child witnesses in ACT courts

"The use of intermediaries... will allow the voice of such witnesses to be properly heard. That is not happening now."

  • by Kimberley Le Lievre
'The view is unbeatable': Inside the cockpit of an RAAF Roulette

'The view is unbeatable': Inside the cockpit of an RAAF Roulette

Pulling six Gs while travelling at 600 kilometres an hour in a plane surrounded by five others less than three metres apart - that's just a regular weekend.

  • by Kimberley Le Lievre
Taking the paintings off the wall brings children closer to art

Taking the paintings off the wall brings children closer to art

"These kids are going to grow up and be artists and art lovers, they need to have good experiences in galleries so they find them exciting, enriching places."

  • by Kimberley Le Lievre
For Laila and 10-month-old Elsie, being vegan in Canberra is easy

For Laila and 10-month-old Elsie, being vegan in Canberra is easy

Laila says she's done plenty of research and had a plant based doctor before deciding to raise her daughter vegan like her.

  • by Kimberley Le Lievre
Primary students at Jervis Bay warned not to eat fruit off toxic trees

Primary students at Jervis Bay warned not to eat fruit off toxic trees

The trees - along with four creeks used for swimming and fishing in the area - are contaminated with toxic firefighting chemicals from a nearby Defence base.

  • by Kimberley Le Lievre
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Parliament House kitchen run like a 5-star hotel, and a school canteen

Parliament House kitchen run like a 5-star hotel, and a school canteen

"You’re only as good as your last ham and cheese sandwich," Parliament House's executive chef said.

  • by Kimberley Le Lievre
Nullarbor cycling adventure to raise funds for Canberra's homeless

Nullarbor cycling adventure to raise funds for Canberra's homeless

The trio plan to ride about 4000 kilometres without support over 25 days.

  • by Kimberley Le Lievre
Complaints reveal allegations of serious misconduct, police brutality

Complaints reveal allegations of serious misconduct, police brutality

A police officer allegedly drew his gun and pointed it at colleague during an argument, complaints released under freedom of information laws reveal.

  • by Kimberley Le Lievre
'A strong movement': there's more to this year's Floriade than flowers

'A strong movement': there's more to this year's Floriade than flowers

Canberra produce is wow-ing crowds at Floriade, with plenty of locally-sourced food and beverage options available.

  • by Kimberley Le Lievre
Helping kids cope with change

Helping kids cope with change

Helping children cope with change is crucial to their ability to deal with transition as adults.

  • by Kimberley Le Lievre