Erindale Subway robbed at knifepoint

A KNIFE-wielding man robbed the Erindale Subway yesterday morning (February 8) and took off with its cash draw.

Stay home to stay safe, says top cop

TOP cop Ray Johnson has a message for the Canberra community: "If you have no reason to go out, don’t go out."
El Nino

Cartoon / Dose of Dorin

Young woman assaulted in Braddon

AN 18-year-old woman was assaulted while walking in Braddon in the early hours of Sunday morning (February 23).

Final list of election candidates announced

SEVENTY-FOUR candidates have been nominated for the ACT election on October 20. With the close of nominations yesterday, Electoral Commissioner Phillip Green publicly declared the...

June 2016 smashes Canberra’s wet weather records

THE Bureau of Meteorology reports that Canberra recorded its wettest June on record during 2016, largely due to an East Coast Low which resulted...

Cartoon / Dose of Dorin

As Canberra moves from one bitterly cold night to another, cartoonist PAUL DORIN sees a little humour in our collective misery.

Police widen search area following man’s death

POLICE have widened the search area after human remains were discovered in the Murrumbidgee River on Sunday, December 1.

Cops seek witnesses to car park ‘incident’

POLICE are looking for witnesses to something they obliquely describe as an "incident" in an unnamed Belconnen car park on Sunday, December 15.

Spring truly arrives with 20 forecast for today

THE Bureau informs us we can expect maximum temperatures of 20 degrees for today and tomorrow before Friday and the weekend turns to custard. Overnight...

Election volunteer leaps clear of car

POLICE will not act on a complaint of assault outside a polling booth this morning in Stirling until Monday or Tuesday, say Canberra Liberals.  They...
fire brigade

Oil spill closes Weston car park

AN oil spill has closed Liardet Street and MacLeod Court car park in Weston.  Firefighters are responding to  the spill, which they report is non...

Bikie shooting, man facing charges

A 21-year-old, Batemans Bay man was arrested on Christmas Eve in relation to a suspect bikie gang shooting in Canberra last month.

Sobering stats send message to motorists

There hasn’t been a day in the first four months where police haven’t seen someone endangering their safety and other road users' safety, says officer in charge of traffic operations David Wills. 

Ram raiders snatch cash register in Mitchell raid

A cash register was stolen in a ram raid on a store in Sandford Street, Mitchell, business around 5.15 this morning (July 7).

Heavy rain coming but floods in doubt

THE Bureau of Meteorology has advised that while Queanbeyan remains on flood watch, there's no immediate threat of flooding for the ACT. However, there is...

Woohoo, the weekend’s going to be warm!

CANBERRA has experienced its coldest start to autumn in 15 years, according to The Weather Channel. However, weather is expected to warm-up over the weekend. In...

Cops not happy with the Summernats crowd

POLICE say they’re ”disappointed” with the overall behaviour of drivers over last weekend’s Summernats.

A broad thunderstorm warning has been issued

MOST of the population of NSW is covered by a severe thunderstorm warning issued by the Bureau this afternoon. For now the radar is pretty...
snow in palmerston

Snow in Civic, and the rest of Canberra!

IT'S snowing in Civic right now! Nothing settling on the ground but if you get a picture do send it in to . What a...





Body found in water near Batemans Bay

Police believe a man drowned on the south coast yesterday (May 24) after they found his body in the water at a beach near Batemans Bay. 


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