Wednesday 31 August 2022

  • Chris Dawson has spent his first night behind bars after being found guilty of murdering his wife Lynette
  • National Cabinet is meeting today where a reduction to the forced COVID isolation period is expected to be discussed
  • At risk kids aged 6 months to 5 years will soon have access to a COVID vaccine with bookings in the ACT now open
  • Icon Water workers go on strike over pay negotiations
  • Convicted drug smuggler Cassie Sainsbury has arrived back in Australia
  • The final president of the Soviet Union, Mikhail Gorbachev has reportedly died
  • Authorities overseas declare the return of La Nina but the Australian Bureau of Meteorology is holding off for now based of different modelling
  • Today marks 25 years since the death of Princess Diana

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