Far north pothole death fears

George Durrand: "How serious has it got to get before they take notice?"

A MOTORIST could be injured or killed due to the ongoing hazard of potholes on the county's roads, Caithness garage owners fear.


Councillor in pothole alert plea


Published: Wed 21 Feb 2018

A rutted section of the A9 at Spittal.

BIG potholes which are appearing across Caithness are posing an increasing hazard to motorists who should have advance warning of them, according to a local Highland councillor.

Thurso cannabis haul


Published: Mon 19 Feb 2018


A large stash of cannabis has been recovered by police in Thurso.

Thurso health plea video hits home


Published: Fri 16 Feb 2018

Susan Sutherland.

THE daughter of an ailing Thurso pensioner whose emotional online plea has garnered more than 35,000 views in just two weeks has talked of the toll the illness has taken on the family.

Health campaigners take case to Holyrood


Published: Fri 09 Feb 2018

Chat representatives Iain Baikie, Ron Gunn, Nicola Sinclair, Maria Aitken and Bill Fernie arrive at Holyrood to see health minister Shona Robison.

A CAITHNESS campaign group is calling for NHS Highland's board to be suspended after "quite explosive" material was handed over to Scottish health minister Shona Robison earlier this week.

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