RICK AGNEW, the first Canberran to achieve the famed Seven Summits status (climbing every mountain of the world’s seven continents, including Mt Everest) is no stranger to mountaineering at high altitude. But on Saturday, in the role of glider pilot, Rick recorded a flight rising to well over 24,500ft.
FIREFIGHTERS and intensive care paramedics have been called to a home on Shepherd Street, Pearce after fuel from a decorative wall mounted fireplace spilled and burnt two patients. ACT Fire & Rescue contained the fire and ACT Ambulance Service intensive care paramedics treated two female patients aged in their 30’s for partial thickness burns. One […]