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Festival time for far north

Published: Sun 20 Jul 2014

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CAITHNESS people will get an opportunity to get involved in this year's Wild North Festival 2014. The event, which runs from August 29 to September 14, is organised by the North Highland Initiative with funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Search is on for NHS local heroes

Published: Sun 20 Jul 2014

Dr Joanna Wojciechowska, from Poland, is to take on the new role at Caithness General Hospital.

PEOPLE from Caithness are being urged to nominate their local health care hero. Every year, the Scottish Health Awards recognise and reward dedicated NHS staff, support workers, volunteers and specialist teams who go the extra mile to provide outstanding patient care.

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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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Picture of the week

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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