Former soldier made death threats

Published: Fri 19 Jan 2018

Lyall Shepherd appeared from custody at Wick Sheriff Court.

A FORMER soldier threatened to hire hitmen to burn down a work colleague's house and kill her, Wick Sheriff Court has heard.

Brandon buys legend's accordion

Published: Wed 17 Jan 2018

Brandon with the accordion that was played by Jimmy Shand.

HE has been hailed as the new Sir Jimmy Shand. Now Scotland's best accordion player in generations has bought the legendary box player's instrument and will be using it to bring the old master's sound

Caithness moggy goes on road trip

Published: Wed 17 Jan 2018

Mr Brambles back at his home in Harpsdale.

A FARM cat went on an unscheduled holiday from his croft home near Halkirk, and journeyed all the way to Tain on the back of a lorry.

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Viva Espana for Lybster FC?

Published: Wed 03 Jan 2018

Recre manager Carlos Hita with club official Alejandro López, who received the Lybster FC pennant when he visited the village in the summer. It is on display in the Huelva club museum. Picture: Recreativo de Huelva

A CAITHNESS rural football side could make their debut in Europe and playing in front of more than 20,000 fans against Spain's oldest professional club.

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