Michael composes himself to pick up the prize 

Canberra has a new "CityNews" Artist of the Year. Arts editor HELEN MUSA has the details.

The alarming truth of a ‘lonely killer’

Loneliness increases the risk of death more than such things as poor diet, obesity, alcohol consumption, and lack of exercise, and that it is as harmful as heavy smoking, writes ALEX HASLAM, CATHERINE HASLAM and TEGAN CRUWY.

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Hockey ACT ‘pucks’ Rob for top job

Rob Sheekey has formally been appointed the CEO of Hockey ACT. 

OPINION

The changing hospital promise hurts the locals 

Two years on and reality checks on the chosen site for the Canberra Hospital redevelopment in Garran highlight the lack of appropriate planning and unforeseen costs, says "Canberra Matters" columnist PAUL COSTIGAN.

Prices up, but rapacious land agency fails again 

"Working-class families, people working in the services sector and others in the bottom two income quintiles simply cannot afford to pay the exorbitant land prices being demanded by the government," laments JON STANHOPE

POLITICS

‘Borrow a bag’ to help reduce waste

ACT Greens MLA Caroline Le Couteur is calling for local supermarkets and shopping centres to start up 'borrow a bag' stations.

Government announces changes to error-prone robo-debt collection

The government has overhauled its much-criticised robo-debt scheme which has seen many welfare recipients asked to repay money they do not owe, writes MICHELLE GRATTAN.

ARTS

NGA reveals its ‘ambitious’ 2020 season

Skywhale will meet a new family member next year in “Skywhalepapa” at the National Gallery of Australia, where director Nick Mitzevich unveiled the 2020 season this morning (November 20), writes arts editor HELEN MUSA.

Around the galleries

Arts editor HELEN MUSA shares Canberra’s newest gallery openings.

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