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Normandy veteran from Wick celebrates 100th birthday

Normandy veteran from Wick celebrates 100th birthday

Normandy veteran from Wick celebrates 100th birthday

A WAR veteran from Wick celebrated his 100th birthday recently in North Wales.


Construction completed at £2.6bn Beatrice offshore wind farm

Construction completed at £2.6bn Beatrice offshore wind farm

Construction completed at £2.6bn Beatrice offshore wind farm

It has been three years in the making – and now the final turbine has been installed at Beatrice, Scotland’s largest offshore wind farm.


Award victory for Thurso dance school

Award victory for Thurso dance school

Award victory for Thurso dance school

A Thurso dance school took home a dozen top awards in its first freestyle competition.


Call for a fresh approach to encourage tidal energy projects

Call for a fresh approach to encourage tidal energy projects

Call for a fresh approach to encourage tidal energy projects

A call has been made for a fresh approach by the UK Government to encourage tidal energy projects such as MeyGen in the Pentland Firth.


'Tremendous community effort' as Wick volunteers tidy up old slipway

'Tremendous community effort' as Wick volunteers tidy up old slipway

'Tremendous community effort' as Wick volunteers tidy up old slipway

A small army of volunteers turned out this week to tidy up a neglected corner of Wick between the Service Bridge and the medical centre.


MSP 'disappointed' at government response to looming air traffic strike

MSP 'disappointed' at government response to looming air traffic strike

MSP 'disappointed' at government response to looming air traffic strike

Conservative MSP Edward Mountain hit out at what he called the “hands off” approach to the looming strike action at Highland airports.


Sibmister is 'perfect venue' for NSA Highland Sheep 2019

Sibmister is 'perfect venue' for NSA Highland Sheep 2019

Sibmister is 'perfect venue' for NSA Highland Sheep 2019

Plans are being finalised for NSA Highland Sheep 2019 which is being hosted on June 12 by the Sutherland family at Sibmister, Murkle.


Local women set up new venture to boost tourism

Local women set up new venture to boost tourism

Local women set up new venture to boost tourism

Local women Isobel Mackay and Angela Williamson have set up a new tourism venture to encourage visitors to stay in Caithness longer than one night.


Trail team erect new Wick signs

Trail team erect new Wick signs

Trail team erect new Wick signs

The John O'Groats Trail team have put up signs throughout Wick to highlight their walking route.


Plans in place to offset population decline

Plans in place to offset population decline

Plans in place to offset population decline

Caithness has "a lot of positive measures in place" to help offset a projected decline in its population.


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