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Prevention group responds to 2019 increase in deaths by suicide

Prevention group responds to 2019 increase in deaths by suicide

Prevention group responds to 2019 increase in deaths by suicide

Key figures reacted to this week's news that the number of people who died by suicide in Scotland in 2019 rose for a second successive year.


Online delivery charges for Caithness shoppers branded 'a disgrace'

Online delivery charges for Caithness shoppers branded 'a disgrace'

Online delivery charges for Caithness shoppers branded 'a disgrace'

The £5.2 million spent on delivery surcharges by Caithness shoppers is “unfair” says local MSP, Gail Ross.


Halkirk cadets reopen after eight month wait

Halkirk cadets reopen after eight month wait

Halkirk cadets reopen after eight month wait

More army cadets from Caithness have returned to train after over eight months in lockdown.


Online survey about misleading ‘eco-friendly’ claims

Online survey about misleading ‘eco-friendly’ claims

Online survey about misleading ‘eco-friendly’ claims

Highland Council trading standards urges businesses and consumers to take part in an online survey regarding misleading environmental claims.


Thurso residents sick of 'nightmare neighbour'

Thurso residents sick of 'nightmare neighbour'

Thurso residents sick of 'nightmare neighbour'

Thurso residents sent a clear message to a neighbour that they were sick of the antisocial behaviour he has brought to the area.


Scottish Covid total passes 90,000 mark

Scottish Covid total passes 90,000 mark

Scottish Covid total passes 90,000 mark

ELEVEN further positive Covid-19 tests have been recorded across the NHS Highland region – as Scotland's total surpassed 90,000.


Plea for teachers to be prioritised for vaccine

Plea for teachers to be prioritised for vaccine

Plea for teachers to be prioritised for vaccine

TEACHERS should be among the frontline staff to get the coronavirus vaccine, according to far north MP, Jamie Stone.


Union ballots members on industrial action over air traffic control plans

Union ballots members on industrial action over air traffic control plans

Union ballots members on industrial action over air traffic control plans

Prospect members in air traffic control at Highlands and Islands Airports Limited (Hial) are to be balloted over the company’s centralisation plans.


Work to start on Noss Head switching station

Work to start on Noss Head switching station

Work to start on Noss Head switching station

A major development tied in with renewable energy is about to get underway at Noss Head which will put Caithness at the 'forefront of HVDC technology'


New employment support service aims to support 450 people across Highland

New employment support service aims to support 450 people across Highland

New employment support service aims to support 450 people across Highland

A leading charity is helping disabled people in the Highlands secure work during the Covid-19 pandemic


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