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Mountain bike stolen in Wick

Police

POLICE are investigating the theft of a mountain bike and two petrol strimmers from a house at Murchison Street in Wick.

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Wick High dance to go ahead despite campus delay

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Published: Sun 28 Aug 2016

Miller Construction was named by Hub North Scotland as the preferred bidder for the £50 million programme of work including Wick High School.

THE dance which was arranged to mark the end of the old Wick High School is going ahead despite the delay to the opening of the new campus. The organisers have stressed the dance will be taking place as planned on Saturday, September 10.

New Caithness civic leader to be appointed

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Published: Sat 27 Aug 2016

Gail Ross.

A NEW Caithness civic leader is expected to be appointed next week to succeed Gail Ross. She was appointed to the post in May 2012 but stepped down after being elected as a member of the Scottish Parliament for the Caithness, Sutherland and Ross constituency in May.

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Sport

Eight goal thriller breaks Wick hearts

Published: Sat 27 Aug 2016

Football

EIGHT goals, two sent off, two missed penalties and a last second equaliser arguably conjured up the most dramatic game Harmsworth Park has ever witnessed.

Groats bid for Highland Cup hat-trick

Published: Fri 26 Aug 2016

Sandy Sutherland after scoring the winner in Groats' semi-final encounter with Western Isles side Lochs.

WICK Groats bid to land their third Highland Amateur Cup in four years when they line up versus Kirkwall Thorfinn in the final of this year's competition on Saturday at Brora's Dudgeon Park.

Your Caithness

Dunnet Beach

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

Dunnet Beach

Salmon on Loch More

It look a major leap of faith by this salmon to clear the main sluice gates on Loch More. Reader Annemarie Dunnet, of Kestrel View, Lyth took the stunning shot on Thursday of last week.

Salmon on Loch More

Early morning view towards Weydale

Reader Brian Milligan took this early morning view towards Weydale last week from near his home in Hilliclay.

Early morning view towards Weydale

Clythness Lighthouse

Clythness Lighthouse, which was permanently discontinued by the Northern Lighthouse Board on March 18, 2010, by Willie Mackay, of Oldhall.

Clythness Lighthouse

 

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