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Police call for information on fatal stabbing in Weston

Editor's note: An update has been issued to this story. An 18 year-old-man has died, and a 16-year-old male is being treated in hospital, after police responded to reports of a stabbing...

Tributes flow for ACT disability advocate Sue Salthouse

Tributes are flowing in for disability advocate and 2020 ACT Senior Australian of the Year Sue Salthouse, who died yesterday (20 July) after a collision between a car and her wheelchair-accessible motorcycle...

Man dies after disturbance at Kokomo’s bar in Civic

ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to a death that occurred after a disturbance at Kokomo's bar, a licensed premises in Civic, early this morning, Sunday 19 July.

Man charged with murder following Kingston Hotel death

A 35-year-old Griffith man is expected to face court today over the death of Warren Hordpenko, 44, at the Kingston Hotel on Sunday night, 5 July.

Kingston hotel victim named

A 44-year-old man who died after an altercation at the Kingston Hotel on Sunday night has been identified as Warren Hordpenko from Dalmeny, New South Wales. ACT Policing have been investigating the incident...

Man dead after incident at Kingston hotel

ACT Policing is investigating after a 44-year-old-man died following an altercation at the Kingston Hotel in Canberra's Inner South on Sunday night, 5 July.

Environmental impacts on deaths under-reported

The number of deaths attributed to excessive natural heat in Australia is at least 50 times more than those recorded on death certificates, according to experts from the Australian National University (A.

10 ways to process grief after death during a global pandemic

COVID-19 has significantly disrupted our experiences of, and our rituals associated with, dying, death and bereavement, according to Edith Cowan University lecturer and psychotherapist Karen Anderson.

ACT Policing to crack down on speeding over Anzac Day long weekend

Over the Anzac Day long weekend, ACT Policing will be conducting a zero tolerance, high visibility speeding blitz across the Territory.

Ruby Princess passenger, woman in her 60s, is third ACT death from COVID-19

A woman in her 60s, who acquired Coronavirus while on the Ruby Princess cruise ship, has died at Canberra Hospital, bringing the ACT death toll from COVID-19 to three. ACT Chief Health...

ACT records second COVID-19 death

A man in his 80s has been confirmed as the ACT's second death from COVID-19, ACT Chief Health Officer, Dr Kerryn Coleman, advised the Canberra community today.   The individual, a male in...

ACT records first coronavirus death

The ACT has recorded its first death from coronavirus, with a female in her 80s passing away over the weekend at Canberra Hospital.