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Wick scientist talks of plant hack that could revolutionise renewable energy generation

24 March 2023
Wick scientist talks of plant hack that could revolutionise renewable energy generation

Wick scientist talks of plant hack that could revolutionise renewable energy generation

24 March 2023

Incredible breakthrough by Wick scientist shows how living plant cells could be utilised to provide clean fuel and renewable energy.


Stone's tattie talk with Government to increase seed potato trade

23 March 2023
 Stone's tattie talk with Government to increase seed potato trade

Stone's tattie talk with Government to increase seed potato trade

23 March 2023

Local MP Jamie Stone voted today for the Government's proposed post-Brexit legal agreement between the European Union and the UK.


Reid’s of Caithness shortlisted for Scottish Baker of the Year 2023/24

22 March 2023
Reid’s of Caithness shortlisted for Scottish Baker of the Year 2023/24

Reid’s of Caithness shortlisted for Scottish Baker of the Year 2023/24

22 March 2023

Reid’s of Caithness based in Thurso has made it to the shortlist of the prestigious Scottish Baker of the Year Awards.


Local MSP backs Citizen’s Advice ‘debt happens’ campaign

21 March 2023
Local MSP backs Citizen’s Advice ‘debt happens’ campaign

Local MSP backs Citizen’s Advice ‘debt happens’ campaign

21 March 2023

Local MSP Maree Todd is backing the Citizen’s Advice national ‘Debt Happens’ campaign to raise awareness of support available.


Scottish ambulance crews now trained in distributing life-saving Naloxone for opioid overdose

20 March 2023
Scottish ambulance crews now trained in distributing life-saving Naloxone for opioid overdose

Scottish ambulance crews now trained in distributing life-saving Naloxone for opioid overdose

20 March 2023

All active crews at the Scottish Ambulance Service have now been trained to supply life-saving Take Home Naloxone (THN) kits.


All are welcome at Women's Wellness Festival on Sunday

17 March 2023
All are welcome at Women's Wellness Festival on Sunday

All are welcome at Women's Wellness Festival on Sunday

17 March 2023

A special free event takes place at Lyth Arts Centre on Sunday (March 19) called the Women’s Wellbeing Festival.


Todd encourages Sutherland crofters to apply for Scottish government grant

16 March 2023
Todd encourages Sutherland crofters to apply for Scottish government grant

Todd encourages Sutherland crofters to apply for Scottish government grant

16 March 2023

Local MSP Maree Todd encourages crofters living in Caithness, Sutherland and Ross to apply to the Croft House Grant.


Have your say on the protection of our seas

16 March 2023
Have your say on the protection of our seas

Have your say on the protection of our seas

16 March 2023

Highland Council encourages individuals, businesses, and community groups to have their say on environmental protection of our seas.


Young people from Sutherland can now access specialist support if they are a victim or witness to crime

15 March 2023
Young people from Sutherland can now access specialist support if they are a victim or witness to crime

Young people from Sutherland can now access specialist support if they are a victim or witness to crime

15 March 2023

A children’s youth care charity is rolling out a brand-new service to support children and young people who have been victim to, or witnessed a crime.


PICTURES: Caithness and Sutherland crafters gather at Murkle for start of monthly fairs

13 March 2023
PICTURES: Caithness and Sutherland crafters gather at Murkle for start of monthly fairs

PICTURES: Caithness and Sutherland crafters gather at Murkle for start of monthly fairs

13 March 2023

The season of monthly craft fairs was launched this month in the Murkle Community Hall with a colourful collection of goodies for sale.


Sutherland residents urged to take action on unclaimed prepayment meter energy vouchers

08 March 2023
Sutherland residents urged to take action on unclaimed prepayment meter energy vouchers

Sutherland residents urged to take action on unclaimed prepayment meter energy vouchers

08 March 2023

Sutherland consumers with prepayment meters have been advised to contact their energy supplier if they have missing or unredeemed rebate vouchers.


New sanctuary in Caithness provides vital aid for abandoned seal pups

08 March 2023
New sanctuary in Caithness provides vital aid for abandoned seal pups

New sanctuary in Caithness provides vital aid for abandoned seal pups

08 March 2023

A new rehabilitation centre to help seal pups rescued from the Caithness coastline has been set up and seeks funds.


The Northern Pilgrims’ Way needs you – plans to erect copies of Pictish stones at original sites

06 March 2023
The Northern Pilgrims’ Way needs you – plans to erect copies of Pictish stones at original sites

The Northern Pilgrims’ Way needs you – plans to erect copies of Pictish stones at original sites

06 March 2023

The Northern Pilgrims’ Way Group is appealing for new members, and trustees to help it on its historic mission.


Rangers to deliver wildflower project in schools and online across Sutherland.

26 February 2023
Rangers to deliver wildflower project in schools and online across Sutherland.

Rangers to deliver wildflower project in schools and online across Sutherland.

26 February 2023

The High Life Highland Countryside Rangers are helping Sutherland teachers and pupils make space for nature this spring


School strikes next week in Sutherland – all schools closed on Tuesday and Wednesday

25 February 2023
School strikes next week in Sutherland – all schools closed on Tuesday and Wednesday

School strikes next week in Sutherland – all schools closed on Tuesday and Wednesday

25 February 2023

A letter sent out to all parents and guardians of pupils outlined the industrial action which will affect Sutherland schools next week.


Are you a victim? Hate crime toolkit is now available

25 February 2023
Are you a victim? Hate crime toolkit is now available

Are you a victim? Hate crime toolkit is now available

25 February 2023

A new Hate Crime Toolkit, outlining support available, how to report hate crime and the criminal justice system process was launched yesterday.


Thurso man says goodbye to 20-year-old beard at public charity shave event

23 February 2023
Thurso man says goodbye to 20-year-old beard at public charity shave event

Thurso man says goodbye to 20-year-old beard at public charity shave event

23 February 2023

A Thurso man bids a fond farewell to his long-established beard at public event in Thurso next week in aid of a local mental health charity.


Abandoned in Skye – Staffy dog finds forever home in Reay

23 February 2023
Abandoned in Skye – Staffy dog finds forever home in Reay

Abandoned in Skye – Staffy dog finds forever home in Reay

23 February 2023

A Staffy dog that had been cruelly abandoned when his owner left him behind after moving from Skye has found a new home in Caithness.


Campaign to reduce street drinking and disorder to be rolled out across Scotland

23 February 2023
Campaign to reduce street drinking and disorder to be rolled out across Scotland

Campaign to reduce street drinking and disorder to be rolled out across Scotland

23 February 2023

The 'It’ll Cost You' campaign to deter adults buying alcohol for minors is to be rolled out across Scotland's towns and cities this year.


46-year-old man charged after cannabis farm discovered in Wick

29 January 2023
46-year-old man charged after cannabis farm discovered in Wick

46-year-old man charged after cannabis farm discovered in Wick

29 January 2023

A 46-year-old man was arrested and charged yesterday (January 27) after a 'cannabis cultivation site' was discovered at a location on Girnigoe Street.


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