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Man and dog rescued down embankment in Brindabellas

Man and dog rescued down embankment in Brindabellas

A man and his dog had a lucky escape on Saturday night after their car slid down an embankment off the snowy roads of the Brindabellas.

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Australia must create space for 'missing' girls
Opinion
Letters

Australia must create space for 'missing' girls

A Google search of "how to conceive a girl" offers 25.2 million results, while the same question for "boy" gives just 19 million.

Ask Fuzzy: On the look-out for Canberra's 'otter'
Science

Ask Fuzzy: On the look-out for Canberra's 'otter'

Unfortunately the word ‘rat’ conjures up images of two introduced pests - the black rat and brown rat.

  • by Geoff Williams
'Inconvenient situation': Anger boils over in Coombs shops debacle
Planning and development

'Inconvenient situation': Anger boils over in Coombs shops debacle

Residents in Coombs are frustrated by a lack of progress on the suburb's planned shopping centre three years after the contract was awarded.

  • by Elliot Williams
Warden's wit
Opinion
Letters

Warden's wit

I assume that you were one of the fortunate ten pound Poms who also had the option to return "home".

One million bottles returned to Canberra container deposit scheme
Recycling

One million bottles returned to Canberra container deposit scheme

It took less than two months for the milestone to be reached.

  • by Andrew Brown
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Rain, snow and fire lash ACT, southern NSW
Weather

Rain, snow and fire lash ACT, southern NSW

Extreme weather conditions continued to lash the ACT and southern NSW on Saturday.

  • by Emily Baker
Calvary bullying allegations 'malicious', CEO says
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Hospitals

Calvary bullying allegations 'malicious', CEO says

The national head of Calvary Hospital didn't want a "knee-jerk reaction" to bullying allegations, internal emails reveal.

  • by Andrew Brown
One in four Australians to opt out of My Health record, survey finds
My Health Record

One in four Australians to opt out of My Health record, survey finds

ACT residents were among the least likely to opt out of the scheme.

  • by Andrew Brown
What does it take to have a baby name rejected in Canberra?
Parenting

What does it take to have a baby name rejected in Canberra?

Access Canberra have revealed it denied a baby name last financial year, only the third time in its history, for containing non-phonetic symbols.

  • by Andrew Brown
Fun t-shirts explore complex science
Science

Fun t-shirts explore complex science

Know anything about beetle sex? Well Shirty Science 2018, a project to make science more accessible, has all the answers about that and other Canberra-based research projects.

  • by Elliot Williams