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What Went Right - 1 JAN 2017

Three stories from the mainstream media about what went right (as opposed to what went wrong).

'Death Railway' veteran reaches 100 against the odds by Alice Walker (ABC Great Southern, ABC Western Australia)

Harold Martin, who was a prisoner of war during World War II, turns 100 on January 1, 2017.

New Year's Eve: Police praise behaviour of Queensland revellers by ABC Queensland

Arrests on New Years Eve this year are down on previous years figures, sparking praise from the police in Queensland.

New Year's Eve: Canberra crowds well behaved, underage drinking main concern for police by ABC Australan Capital Territory.

"Canberra's New Year's Eve revellers were generally well behaved," Superintendent Peter Kuhnke from ACT Policing said.

So there's the three for today. If you've found any stories about what went right in your mainstream media feeds, why not share them in the comments?

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