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Easter Ross pupils don't waste words in short story writing competition

31 March 2023
Easter Ross pupils don't waste words in short story writing competition

Easter Ross pupils don't waste words in short story writing competition

31 March 2023

Could you tell a compelling story in 50 words? These pupils all pulled it off!


Driver to be reported after A9 collision

31 March 2023
Driver to be reported after A9 collision

Driver to be reported after A9 collision

31 March 2023

An 18-year-old driver is set to be reported for road traffic offences following a collision near Alness yesterday evening.


Know your nursery rhymes? Then Tain's themed event may be for you...

31 March 2023
Know your nursery rhymes? Then Tain's themed event may be for you...

Know your nursery rhymes? Then Tain's themed event may be for you...

31 March 2023

All you need to do is pick up an entry form and search for clues...


'Position of power' for Forbes could have benefited her rural constituents, says Jamie Stone

30 March 2023
'Position of power' for Forbes could have benefited her rural constituents, says Jamie Stone

'Position of power' for Forbes could have benefited her rural constituents, says Jamie Stone

30 March 2023

Sutherland MP Jamie Stone wants governments to 'ease the burden of bureaucracy on farmers' to reflect a growing trend in agriculture.


Ross power line pledge: 'No specific overhead line route alignments have been identified'

29 March 2023
Ross power line pledge: 'No specific overhead line route alignments have been identified'

Ross power line pledge: 'No specific overhead line route alignments have been identified'

29 March 2023

'These reinforcements will help secure...future energy independence by removing our dependence on...volatile global wholesale gas markets.'


WATCH: What Ross-shire care home boss has told incoming First Minister Humza Yousaf

29 March 2023
WATCH: What Ross-shire care home boss has told incoming First Minister Humza Yousaf

WATCH: What Ross-shire care home boss has told incoming First Minister Humza Yousaf

29 March 2023

Social care...has always been seen as the Cinderella service and...now needs to be elevated and given far more prominence.


Will potential break-up of Highland Council remain a live issue under Humza Yousaf?

28 March 2023
Will potential break-up of Highland Council remain a live issue under Humza Yousaf?

Will potential break-up of Highland Council remain a live issue under Humza Yousaf?

28 March 2023

The issue was thrust into the spotlight at the leadership debate hosted by our sister paper the Inverness Courier.


Wife of missing Easter Ross man: 'We love him and miss him and we will not stop until we have the answers'

27 March 2023
Wife of missing Easter Ross man: 'We love him and miss him and we will not stop until we have the answers'

Wife of missing Easter Ross man: 'We love him and miss him and we will not stop until we have the answers'

27 March 2023

The wife of an Easter Ross man who was posted missing exactly one year ago today has issued a heartfelt video appeal.


'Give me your support and let’s get this done' – Forbes impassioned last-minute plea to voters

27 March 2023
'Give me your support and let’s get this done' – Forbes impassioned last-minute plea to voters

'Give me your support and let’s get this done' – Forbes impassioned last-minute plea to voters

27 March 2023

Highland MSP Kate Forbes, one of three bidding to become Scotland's next First Minister, today outlined how she intends to succeed Nicola Sturgeon.


'Give me your support and let’s get this done' – Forbes impassioned last-minute plea to voters

26 March 2023
'Give me your support and let’s get this done' – Forbes impassioned last-minute plea to voters

'Give me your support and let’s get this done' – Forbes impassioned last-minute plea to voters

26 March 2023

Highland MSP Kate Forbes, one of three bidding to become Scotland's next First Minister, today outlined how she intends to succeed Nicola Sturgeon.


ACTIVE OUTDOORS: Letting off steam on the long-awaited Peffery Way

25 March 2023
ACTIVE OUTDOORS: Letting off steam on the long-awaited Peffery Way

ACTIVE OUTDOORS: Letting off steam on the long-awaited Peffery Way

25 March 2023

Hector Mackenzie has reported on plans for a foot and cycle link between Strathpeffer and Dingwall for years and reckoned it was about time to walk it


'This is the day a year ago that we last saw him. It was the last time I cuddled him'

25 March 2023
'This is the day a year ago that we last saw him. It was the last time I cuddled him'

'This is the day a year ago that we last saw him. It was the last time I cuddled him'

25 March 2023

A year ago today, Finn Creaney set out on a hike in Sutherland. There has been no trace of him since. But his family will never give up on him.


Durness octogenarian tackles 3000-mile supermarket rowing epic for service veterans' charity

24 March 2023
Durness octogenarian tackles 3000-mile supermarket rowing epic for service veterans' charity

Durness octogenarian tackles 3000-mile supermarket rowing epic for service veterans' charity

24 March 2023

He reckons rowing is the best exercise and was keen to use the big event to do something useful.


Could it be you? Shout goes out for Sutherland's rural success stories

24 March 2023
Could it be you? Shout goes out for Sutherland's rural success stories

Could it be you? Shout goes out for Sutherland's rural success stories

24 March 2023

'We would welcome entries from farms, estates and businesses whose work restoring nature has played a key role in their success and resilience'.


'Unacceptable' that Highland schools 'are facing such dire circumstances'

24 March 2023
'Unacceptable' that Highland schools 'are facing such dire circumstances'

'Unacceptable' that Highland schools 'are facing such dire circumstances'

24 March 2023

He made his remarks after seeking statistics on the standard of school buildings across the Highlands and islands.


Mixed show at mart as 'outstanding' bullock grabs spotlight

23 March 2023
Mixed show at mart as 'outstanding' bullock grabs spotlight

Mixed show at mart as 'outstanding' bullock grabs spotlight

23 March 2023

'A fine show of beasts were presented to him with the bullock class being extremely competitive.'


High Life Highland names new board members at exciting time for charity

23 March 2023
High Life Highland names new board members at exciting time for charity

High Life Highland names new board members at exciting time for charity

23 March 2023

The duo are seen as an asset at a time when HLH has its eye on major 'levelling up' project.


Easter Ross missing man poster plea: 'It could be what ends this nightmare and gets Finn home'

23 March 2023
Easter Ross missing man poster plea: 'It could be what ends this nightmare and gets Finn home'

Easter Ross missing man poster plea: 'It could be what ends this nightmare and gets Finn home'

23 March 2023

It's almost exactly a year since bushcraft expert Finn was last embarking on a planned hike he hasn't returned from.


Ross care home closures 'devastating and disruptive' - MSP

23 March 2023
Ross care home closures 'devastating and disruptive' - MSP

Ross care home closures 'devastating and disruptive' - MSP

23 March 2023

Care sector reform must be on the agenda of the new Scottish Government formed next week, the local MSP says.


Another Highland care home is set to close

22 March 2023
Another Highland care home is set to close

Another Highland care home is set to close

22 March 2023

Another Ross-shire community has been rocked by news of an impending care home closure.


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