Lorry comes to grief

Published: Thu 18 Dec 2014

The lorry on its side on the Seater Road.

AN articulated lorry has tipped on to its side on what is locally known as the Seater Road.

Accident reduces A882 to one lane


Published: Wed 17 Dec 2014

Emergency services are at the scene of serious RTA at Haster.

A THREE vehicle pile-up earlier reduced the A882 to one lane at its junction with the A9 Inverness to Thurso road but the road is now believed to be fully open.

Subsea cable project given £1.1 billion

Published: Tue 16 Dec 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.

OFGEM have approved £1.1 billion worth of funding for a new subsea power transmission link between Caithness and Moray, but has not met the financial demands of the developer.

Ex-Wick man jailed for drugs stash

Published: Mon 15 Dec 2014

Alexander Williamson was jailed for 20 months at Inverness Sheriff Court.

A FORMER Wick man has been jailed for 20 months for being concerned in the supply of cannabis resin in the Highlands.

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Sports card hit by weather

Published: Fri 12 Dec 2014

Both the senior and the under-18 matches due at Millbank tomorrow have been cancelled.

THE outdoor sports programme in Caithness has been badly hit by the current cold snap.

Czech mate as Madle header defeats Wick

Published: Sat 06 Dec 2014

FORMARTINE United dealt Wick Academy a major blow in the SHFL title race as Marek Madle's header 14 minutes from time deservedly gave the Pitmedden side all three points.

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