Feb 18 2019

Access Canberra incapable of monitoring building compliance

Access Canberra incapable of monitoring building compliance

As the capital's skyline becomes peppered with cranes, the peak housing body says the ACT Government doesn't have the resources to police building quality.

The Housing Industry Association argues a lack of staff in Access Canberra's building regulation branch has left in incapable of monitoring compliance across the city.

The head of Access Canberra...

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Feb 17 2019

UC Caps win WNBL title

UC Caps win WNBL title
 
The UC Capitals have defeated the Adelaide Lightening in front of a crowd of over 5,000 fans at AIS Stadium, in the last game of their three-game finals series.
Captain Kelsey Griffin was awarded the series MVP, thanks to a dominate performance in the 93 to 73 win - with 29 points and 15 rebounds to back up her performance in game two.
 
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Feb 17 2019

Yass house prices buck national trend

Yass house prices buck national trend

One region just outside Canberra is bucking the trend when it comes to house prices.

Despite most NSW markets facing slow growth or a downturn, the Yass Valley experienced almost a 15 percent growth in house prices last year.

The median house prices sits at around $556,000 dollars, with the region's population forecast to increase by 10,000 people...

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Feb 17 2019

Man faces court after four day police pursuit

Man faces court after four day police pursuit

Police have arrested a 21-year-old following a spate of aggravated robberies over the past week.

Police allege the man threatened a member of the public with a knife on Monday 11th February in Chisholm, before threatening and assaulting another victim on Tuesday 12th February in Greenway.

Police attempted to conduct a traffic stop on a white ford...

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