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Ferry firm tells non-essential travellers to stay away

Ferry firm tells non-essential travellers to stay away

Ferry firm tells non-essential travellers to stay away

Ferry company Serco NorthLink has issued a “stay at home” message to non-essential travellers during the coronavirus emergency.


Council advice for Covid-19 volunteers

Council advice for Covid-19 volunteers

Council advice for Covid-19 volunteers

During the uncertainty and isolation of the Covid-19 outbreak Highland Council is giving advice for individuals offering their time to help others.


Call for local coronavirus numbers to be given

Call for local coronavirus numbers to be given

Call for local coronavirus numbers to be given

A call was made today for the Scottish Government to reveal the number of coronavirus cases in the far north.


'Misleading' signs prompt outdoor access reminder

'Misleading' signs prompt outdoor access reminder

'Misleading' signs prompt outdoor access reminder

A reminder has been given about outdoor access rights after "misleading" signs were put up claiming that paths and access routes are closed.


Ten new Highland coronavirus cases diagnosed, and Scottish death toll jumps sharply

Ten new Highland coronavirus cases diagnosed, and Scottish death toll jumps sharply

Ten new Highland coronavirus cases diagnosed, and Scottish death toll jumps sharply

Ten further coronavirus cases have been confirmed across the Highlands as the number of new diagnoses in Scotland rose by 268.


Gail Ross and Jamie Stone send good wishes to Prime Minister

Gail Ross and Jamie Stone send good wishes to Prime Minister

Gail Ross and Jamie Stone send good wishes to Prime Minister

Gail Ross and Jamie Stone said they were shocked to hear Boris Johnson had been taken into intensive care after his coronavirus symptoms worsened.


Council issues Covid-19 advice to tenants

Council issues Covid-19 advice to tenants

Council issues Covid-19 advice to tenants

Council tenants are being sent a bulletin with advice about a range of coronavirus issues, from accessing housing support to how to avoid scams.


Three coronavirus cases treated at Caithness General Hospital in past fortnight

Three coronavirus cases treated at Caithness General Hospital in past fortnight

Three coronavirus cases treated at Caithness General Hospital in past fortnight

Three cases of confirmed Covid-19 have been treated at Caithness General Hospital over the past two weeks, the John O'Groat Journal has learned.


It's a dream come true for Karen as orcas call by to say hello

It's a dream come true for Karen as orcas call by to say hello

It's a dream come true for Karen as orcas call by to say hello

Caithness wildlife photographer Karen Munro was given the ultimate treat during lockdown when a pod of killer whales swam by for a visit.


Medical equipment fundraiser raises over £8000

Medical equipment fundraiser raises over £8000

Medical equipment fundraiser raises over £8000

A Thurso woman's crowdfunder appeal for emergency medical equipment has exceeded her initial expectations with over £3000 above the initial target.


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