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Blog posts September 2021

ACT records 16 new cases of COVID-19, as Andrew Barr says he won't bend to pressure to open early

The ACT has recorded 16 new locally acquired cases of COVID-19, as Chief Minister Andrew Barr says he will not end lockdown early and be faced with the prospect of announcing daily deaths.

None of today's new cases were in quarantine for their entire infectious periods. At least 11 spent some tim…

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What Is The Difference Between Cleaning & Sanitising

Many people sanitise a surface without cleaning it, and this is a mistake that you must avoid. When you sanitise a spot without cleaning the dirt present on it, you leave an opportunity for the germs to come back quickly. Therefore, first, you should always clean it and then sanitise it. If you want…

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Canberra man killed after being struck by car at Kings Highway intersection near Queanbeyan

Police are investigating how a Canberra man was hit and killed by a car at the intersection of a highway in Queanbeyan last night.

Emergency services were called to the intersection of Hill Lane and Kings Highway at 8:00pm after reports a pedestrian had been struck by a car. 

Officers at the …

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The Importance Of Regular Cleaning If You Have Allergies

Hello friends,
People suffering from allergies should not only focus on their lifestyle and diet but also concentrate on keeping their surroundings clean and sanitary. If you have allergies it is important that your home must be clean at all times. You can do it by maintaining a schedule and inculc…

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Canberra mother's stress after child caught COVID-19

It's every mother's nightmare. Aimee Kerin is home alone with her two young children: one toddler has caught COVID while the other is free of the disease.

"I'm at my wit's end," the mother said from her isolation at home in Crace.

Little two-year-old Evie has tested positive but four-year-old …

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ACT records 24 new COVID-19 cases

Canberra has recorded 24 new COVID-19 infections as the ACT becomes Australia's first jurisdiction to vaccinate half of its over-16 population.

Chief Minister Andrew Barr on Friday confirmed just over half of that cohort had been double-dosed.

Of the ACT's latest cases, 18 were linked and at l…

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