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Wick man's family speak of his loss on 9/11

09 September 2011
Wick man's family speak of his loss on 9/11

Wick man's family speak of his loss on 9/11

09 September 2011

THE family of a Wick man who was a victim of the 9/11 terrorist attacks in America spoke of their loss yesterday as the 10th anniversary of the atrocity…


Wick musician’s work set for Eden Court world premiere

08 September 2011
Wick musician’s work set for Eden Court world premiere

Wick musician’s work set for Eden Court world premiere

08 September 2011

A NEW work by a Wick musician gets its world premiere next week.


Castletown community leaders back bid for local control

07 September 2011
Castletown community leaders back bid for local control

Castletown community leaders back bid for local control

07 September 2011

A CALL for more power to be returned to the people of Caithness has been backed by Castletown community council.


Dunbar plans ‘not about patient care’

07 September 2011
Dunbar plans ‘not about patient care’

Dunbar plans ‘not about patient care’

07 September 2011

PLANS to close the inpatient beds at the Dunbar Hospital and reduce the opening hours at the minor injuries unit have been branded “a cost-cutting exercise”.…


Lies claim over Dunbar Hospital changes

07 September 2011
Lies claim over Dunbar Hospital changes

Lies claim over Dunbar Hospital changes

07 September 2011

LOCAL health officials have been accused of telling lies at a meeting which discussed the future of the Dunbar Hospital in Thurso.


Caithness trade union reps want assurances over staff changes

07 September 2011
Caithness trade union reps want assurances over staff changes

Caithness trade union reps want assurances over staff changes

07 September 2011

LOCAL trade union representatives are to seek clarification on staffing changes between the Highland Council and NHS Highland.


Castletown community councillors back bid for more local control

05 September 2011
Castletown community councillors back bid for more local control

Castletown community councillors back bid for more local control

05 September 2011

COMMUNITY councillors in Castletown have backed a call for more power to be returned to the people of Caithness.


Castletown community council chairman Doug Fraser to stand down

04 September 2011
Castletown community council chairman Doug Fraser to stand down

Castletown community council chairman Doug Fraser to stand down

04 September 2011

CASTLETOWN community council chairman Doug Fraser is to leave his post later this year. He announced his intention to stand down at Thursday’s meeting…


Bad a Cheo wind farm exhibition to be staged in Halkirk

04 September 2011
Bad a Cheo wind farm exhibition to be staged in Halkirk

Bad a Cheo wind farm exhibition to be staged in Halkirk

04 September 2011

AN exhibition on a wind farm development in Caithness is to held in Halkirk next week. The event, which is taking place at the Ross Institute in Halkirk…


Residents praise 'superb' Wick care home

02 September 2011
Residents praise 'superb' Wick care home

Residents praise 'superb' Wick care home

02 September 2011

A WICK care home has been praised for its "caring and professional approach" to the people who use the service.


Meeting to be held over Halkirk flooding

01 September 2011
Meeting to be held over Halkirk flooding

Meeting to be held over Halkirk flooding

01 September 2011

A MEETING is to take place in Halkirk tomorrow (Friday) in a bid to resolve the flooding problem which affected the village at the weekend. Landward Caithness…


UK tour for Caithness band Maydays

31 August 2011
UK tour for Caithness band Maydays

UK tour for Caithness band Maydays

31 August 2011

CAITHNESS band Maydays are about to embark on a mini-UK tour next week.


Tribute to crew of 'Isleford' which sank off Wick

31 August 2011
Tribute to crew of 'Isleford' which sank off Wick

Tribute to crew of 'Isleford' which sank off Wick

31 August 2011

A WARTIME tragedy will be commemorated when a plaque is unveiled to the 15 men who lost their lives when their boat sank off Wick almost 70 years ago.…


Wick nursery worker attacks council snack move

31 August 2011
Wick nursery worker attacks council snack move

Wick nursery worker attacks council snack move

31 August 2011

A YEARLY budget of less than £175 to provide snacks at a Wick nursery was yesterday described as “absolutely crazy”.


Screen Machine viewers set for Harry Potter blockbuster

30 August 2011
Screen Machine viewers set for Harry Potter blockbuster

Screen Machine viewers set for Harry Potter blockbuster

30 August 2011

MOVIE fans in the north coast will get an opportunity to see the final Harry Potter film when the Screen Machine visits the area.


Wick concert for the Alexander Brothers

29 August 2011
Wick concert for the Alexander Brothers

Wick concert for the Alexander Brothers

29 August 2011

THE Alexander Brothers will be coming to Caithness next month as part of their Take Me Back tour of Scotland.


Post office raids accused offered police a deal, Wick jury told

25 August 2011
Post office raids accused offered police a deal, Wick jury told

Post office raids accused offered police a deal, Wick jury told

25 August 2011

A MAN accused of being involved in a series of break-ins in Caithness and other parts of the Highlands offered to do a deal with the police, a jury heard…


Thurso gig for Scottish rock star Fish

24 August 2011
Thurso gig for Scottish rock star Fish

Thurso gig for Scottish rock star Fish

24 August 2011

A ROCK star will be playing at a gig in Caithness next week as part of his current UK and European tour. Fish, the former Marillion front man who joined…


Caithness veterans rekindle memories at ceremony

24 August 2011
Caithness veterans rekindle memories at ceremony

Caithness veterans rekindle memories at ceremony

24 August 2011

CAITHNESS was well represented at "a very poignant ceremony" which took place at the weekend to mark the 70th anniversary of the Arctic convoys which…


Music and dance show raises Relay for Life cash

23 August 2011
Music and dance show raises Relay for Life cash

Music and dance show raises Relay for Life cash

23 August 2011

A MUSIC and dance show staged in Thurso at the weekend raised over £300 for a cancer charity.


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