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Expert behind fatal Canberra Hospital blast still holds ACT licence

Expert behind fatal Canberra Hospital blast still holds ACT licence

Rodney Douglas McCracken, who was fined $15,000 following the fatal Canberra Hospital blast, has been linked to compliance notices in Queensland and NSW.

  • by Steven Trask

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Thousands sign up for green bins ahead of expansion to Belconnen
ACT government

Thousands sign up for green bins ahead of expansion to Belconnen

More than 20,000 Canberrans have signed up for a green waste bin but trash pack operators are feeling the sting.

  • by Elliot Williams
All aboard the not so magic bus on prolonged route to nowhere
Opinion
Opinion

All aboard the not so magic bus on prolonged route to nowhere

Questions must be asked about the research done to develop the proposed new bus network.

What will Canberra's new bus network mean for students?
Education

What will Canberra's new bus network mean for students?

Almost 60 schools will lose all their dedicated buses in the new network but bus trips will also increase in frequency.

  • by Sherryn Groch
'No guarantee': Andrew Barr says stadium deal is a long way off
ACT sport

'No guarantee': Andrew Barr says stadium deal is a long way off

The Chief Minister has moved to temper over-excitement about plans for Canberra Stadium and a new venue.

  • by Chris Dutton
A public servant breaks his silence and the cracks appear
Opinion
Andrew Barr

A public servant breaks his silence and the cracks appear

Greg Ellis has defended publicly his role in the controversial Dickson land swap, shedding light on how the ACT bureaucracy works.

  • by Kirsten Lawson
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Canberra Now: Solar farm pushback; and Floriade overspend
Crime

Canberra Now: Solar farm pushback; and Floriade overspend

Plus a look into the ACT's world of competitive eating.

  • by Doug Dingwall
Report me or apologise: Greg Ellis' ultimatum to the Auditor-General
Planning and development

Report me or apologise: Greg Ellis' ultimatum to the Auditor-General

Plus Andrew Barr (via a spokesman) explains why the government wanted to sell the Tradies car park quickly.

  • by Katie Burgess
How Floriade managed to blow its budget by $1.2 million last year
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Canberra

How Floriade managed to blow its budget by $1.2 million last year

It's also not the first time Canberra's flagship event has run over its budget.

  • by Katie Burgess
Canberra Now: Shots fired in hospital; mum's warning after son burnt
ACT government

Canberra Now: Shots fired in hospital; mum's warning after son burnt

Plus the public servant at the centre of the ACT government’s controversial Dickson land swap breaks his silence.

  • by Megan Dingwall
Dickson land swap negotiator breaks his silence
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Canberra

Dickson land swap negotiator breaks his silence

Greg Ellis speaks out to protect his reputation, saying he negotiated the best deal he could.

  • by Kirsten Lawson, Katie Burgess & Daniel Burdon