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Rogart residents oppose Acheilidh Wind Farm, survey shows

Rogart residents oppose Acheilidh Wind Farm, survey shows

A total of 102 residents responded to the survey with 100 opposing Acheilidh Wind farm development and two in favour.


Dornoch Business Improvement District unveils inaugural board

Dornoch Business Improvement District unveils inaugural board

Seven of the eight positions have been filled, with one vacancy still outstanding.


Views sought at Sutherland events on SSEN 'clean energy powerhouse' plans

Views sought at Sutherland events on SSEN 'clean energy powerhouse' plans

Four public engagement events will be held in Sutherland villages ahead of major new projects aimed at making the north "a clean energy powerhouse".


Jamie Stone slams pause on healthcare projects as 'shocking indictment'

Jamie Stone slams pause on healthcare projects as 'shocking indictment'

Jamie Stone has accused the Scottish Government of "unforgivable incompetence" over the pause on funding for healthcare construction projects.


OBITUARY: Karen Morrison of Dingwall and Durness - a woman who made the world a better place

OBITUARY: Karen Morrison of Dingwall and Durness - a woman who made the world a better place

"She didn’t tiptoe through life – she marched through it"


Caithness councillor in switch to Highland Independent group

Caithness councillor in switch to Highland Independent group

Caithness councillor Karl Rosie has joined the Highland Independent group on the local authority, saying he wants to "put people before politics".


Highland Council education bosses blame poor attainment on primary school teachers

Highland Council education bosses blame poor attainment on primary school teachers

Councillor Helen Crawford says asking 'teachers to mark more generously' is 'just a big sticking plaster.'


Miss Scotland leaves Inverness to compete in India to bring home the title of Miss World

Miss Scotland leaves Inverness to compete in India to bring home the title of Miss World

Chelsie Allison has started her journey in India in the bid to be crowned Miss World.


Ullapool to be visited by iconic paddle steamer the Waverley

Ullapool to be visited by iconic paddle steamer the Waverley

The paddle steamer will be offering a sailing from Ullapool and down Lochbroom, and along the west coast to Gairloch or Kyle of Lochalsh.


New Mamas' Club set to launch at Embo Old School

New Mamas' Club set to launch at Embo Old School

Meetings will be held on Mondays at Embo Old School from 10.30am-noon.


Campaign launches to support more victims of crime in Highlands and Islands

Campaign launches to support more victims of crime in Highlands and Islands

A new campaign has launched aiming to raise awareness of victims’ rights and peoples’ right to access support if they are affected by crime.


SCIO to be set up to take forward community acquisition of St Callan's Church, Rogart

SCIO to be set up to take forward community acquisition of St Callan's Church, Rogart

Rogart Community Council chairman Frank Roach is setting up a Scottish charitable incorporated organisation (SCIO).


Find out which north charities will benefit from Highland Cross cash in 2024

Find out which north charities will benefit from Highland Cross cash in 2024

Four Highland charities are set to receive new vehicles to help their community efforts thanks to a unique event that is marking its 40th anniversary.


Dornoch go forward to primary schools quiz contest finals in Aberdeen after winning local heat

Dornoch go forward to primary schools quiz contest finals in Aberdeen after winning local heat

The contest is run locally by the Rotary Club of East Sutherland and sponsored by bakery firm Harry Gow, who provided lunch.


The Red Arrows set to be spotted flying over the region while based at RAF Lossiemouth

The Red Arrows set to be spotted flying over the region while based at RAF Lossiemouth

The Red Arrows are set to be flying over the region over the next few days.


Ardgay and District Community Council collapses after mass resignations - Carbisdale Castle chatelaine Samantha Kane only member not to quit

Ardgay and District Community Council collapses after mass resignations - Carbisdale Castle chatelaine Samantha Kane only member not to quit

The Ardgay and District Community Council (A&DCC) members stepped down as a meeting was due to take place this evening.


UHI student fund re-opens thanks to £60,000 business pledge

UHI student fund re-opens thanks to £60,000 business pledge

RES has partnered with the University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI) to support a minimum of 60 students through their Student Development Fund.


TV personalities Stacey Solomon and Joe Swash in Inverness

TV personalities Stacey Solomon and Joe Swash in Inverness

Stacey Solomon and Joe Swash are in the capital of the Highlands with their children.


Debt problems among young people have doubled, warn Citizens' Advice

Debt problems among young people have doubled, warn Citizens' Advice

THE number of young people needing help with managing money has doubled since 2019, charity Citizens' Advice has reported.


Thousands of Highlanders to craft new live performance art under Eden Court project

Thousands of Highlanders to craft new live performance art under Eden Court project

An ambitious plan to expand home-grown arts in Highland communities has been launched by Eden Court, & it is hoped thousands of people will take part.


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