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Annual Caithness art show scheduled to go ahead as new website is launched

Annual Caithness art show scheduled to go ahead as new website is launched

Annual Caithness art show scheduled to go ahead as new website is launched

The Society of Caithness Artists has launched a new website aimed at keeping local artists informed about its annual exhibition in Thurso.


Tourism group talks of challenges ahead

Tourism group talks of challenges ahead

Tourism group talks of challenges ahead

An organisation promoting tourism in Caithness and Sutherland is rising to the challenges the industry faces due to Covid-19.


MSP fears for businesses as financial claims are made harder

MSP fears for businesses as financial claims are made harder

MSP fears for businesses as financial claims are made harder

MSP David Stewart fears many businesses in the Highlands and Islands will go under because of the approach being taken by banks and some insurers.


Assurance given to residents in remote areas over virus response

Assurance given to residents in remote areas over virus response

Assurance given to residents in remote areas over virus response

An assurance has been given to residents in "the more remote areas" that they will not be forgotten amid Highland Council's coronavirus response.


Learning and childcare hubs to stay open over Easter holidays

Learning and childcare hubs to stay open over Easter holidays

Learning and childcare hubs to stay open over Easter holidays

Learning and childcare hubs for the children of key workers will remain open over the Easter holidays, it has been confirmed.


Castletown road closed after car hits hydro pole

Castletown road closed after car hits hydro pole

Castletown road closed after car hits hydro pole

The B876 Reiss/Castletown road was closed for a time today after a car hit a hydro pole at the bends near the Poolhoy turn-off.


Police thank public for support during first week of coronavirus regulations

Police thank public for support during first week of coronavirus regulations

Police thank public for support during first week of coronavirus regulations

Just one fixed penalty notice has been issued by police in the Highlands since they were given new powers to enforce coronavirus lockdown measures.


Tourists are told to stay away from Highlands this Easter

Tourists are told to stay away from Highlands this Easter

Tourists are told to stay away from Highlands this Easter

Irresponsible tourists looking to flout the coronavirus lockdown this Easter have been warned by an MP to stay away from the Highlands.


New arrivals at Toftcarl Farm

New arrivals at Toftcarl Farm

New arrivals at Toftcarl Farm

Many hands make light work and that certainly is the case at Toftcarl Farm, near Wick, where cousins are busy helping out with the seasonal chores.


Isolation ward set up at Caithness General Hospital

Isolation ward set up at Caithness General Hospital

Isolation ward set up at Caithness General Hospital

An isolation ward has been created at Caithness General Hospital as staff prepare to deal with coronavirus cases.


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