THERE is no active fire threat in the ACT despite the dust haze sweeping across Canberra, says ACT Emergency Services. The dust is being carried by strong winds, in excess of 57 km/h, from northern NSW. […]
A MAN has been arrested after an assault at an alpine resort in Thredbo this morning.
About 10am today (Saturday, August 12), police will allege a 51-year-old man, dressed in a costume, repeatedly struck a staff member with a snowboard at the Alpine Way resort in the Kosciusko National Park.
The staff member, a 55-year-old man, suffered facial and dental injuries.
Police attached to the Monaro Local Area Command arrested the 51-year-old man. He was taken to Jindabyne Police Station where he is assisting with police enquiries.