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Commonwealth Games premiere for renewable energy animation

Published: Sun 27 Jul 2014

Residents who live close to the site of a proposed development to erect a 67m 900KW wind turbine near the summit of Olrig Hill - the highest hill in east Caithness - have blasted the authority for failing to notify them about the application.

A VIDEO highlighting the benefits of renewable energy to Scotland has been premiered at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. The animation takes just two-and-a-half minutes to run online viewers through 30 key green energy points.

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Stabs secure first silverware of the season

Published: Sat 21 Jun 2014

Staxigoe United two cup match victories to celebrate.

THE first trophy of the Summer football season is heading to Dunnet as two goals either side of half time gave Pentland United a deserved victory at Castletown.

Highland Amateur Cup quarter final draw

Published: Sun 15 Jun 2014

John O'Groats will play Wick Groats in the final of the Colin Macleod Memorial Cup

CAITHNESS County League only has two representatives remaining in the Highland Amateur Cup as Pentland United and Wick Groats learned who they will face in the last eight.

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Hayley Grant recently captured stormy seas at Scalesburn, Wick.

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Reader Dan Malcolm took this shot of Dunnet beach in the early afternoon on Sunday December 29.

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Rush job at the croft museum!

THE age-old skills of the thatcher were brought back to life when the Laidhay croft museum in Dunbeath engaged on a £10,000 three-week programme to make one of the county's top tourist attractions wind- and water-tight.

Rush job at the croft museum!

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