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FROM THE ARCHIVE: Clashmore first community in Sutherland to establish an SWRI branch

FROM THE ARCHIVE: Clashmore first community in Sutherland to establish an SWRI branch

Clashmore SWRI was founded in 1923 by Louise Whitfield Carnegie.


NHS HIGHLAND: It is time to take up vaccination offer

NHS HIGHLAND: It is time to take up vaccination offer

Covid vaccine is still important especially for the most vulnerable, older people and those with reduced immunity, says Dr Tim Allison.


Tain club arrange double-memorial match to remember football stalwarts

Tain club arrange double-memorial match to remember football stalwarts

Tain Thistle will remember two of its greatest servants on March 31.


UKs top food export comes from the waters of the Highlands and Islands

UKs top food export comes from the waters of the Highlands and Islands

Scottish salmon was today named as the UK’s top food export in 2023, following the publication of annual HMRC figures.


MSP meets with Highland Violence Against Women Partnership

MSP meets with Highland Violence Against Women Partnership

MSP Emma Roddick met with the Highland Violence Against Women Partnership to learn about the work they are doing to prevent gender-based violence.


College friends with north farming links take on 1200-mile LEJoG for 'excellent causes'

College friends with north farming links take on 1200-mile LEJoG for 'excellent causes'

Old college friends from the 1970s, Jimmy and Alan have taken on the 1200 mile journey from Land's End to John O'Groats'.


CHRISTIAN VIEWPOINT: Work reflects conviction that God cares for us

CHRISTIAN VIEWPOINT: Work reflects conviction that God cares for us

Christians believe God is the source of wisdom to both discern what is happening, and understand how to respond, says our columnist.


LOOKING BACK: Bad hair day at Scourie Primary School

LOOKING BACK: Bad hair day at Scourie Primary School

From the picture archive of the Northern Times.


From the Northern Times 25, 50 and 100 years ago

From the Northern Times 25, 50 and 100 years ago

A dip into the Northern Times of yesteryear.


Apprenticeships to be explored in series of online sessions

Apprenticeships to be explored in series of online sessions

Employer and skills organisations have joined together to help deliver free events to help local businesses find out about apprenticeships.


Thermal system lined up to repair Highland potholes

Thermal system lined up to repair Highland potholes

Council will turn the heat on road plague


New Adventure Show presenters put endurance skills to test at Strathpuffer

New Adventure Show presenters put endurance skills to test at Strathpuffer

Calum Maclean and Marie Meldrum are in the seat for 19th outing of popular Scottish outdoor series


New date for AgriScot 2024 agricultural business event

New date for AgriScot 2024 agricultural business event

Leading agricultural business event AgriScot is being brought forward by one week this year.


Scottish Government seeks to tackle population challenges

Scottish Government seeks to tackle population challenges

A plan to strengthen communities facing population decline, including funding for local-led research, initiatives and support has been published.


The Book of Wild Flowers – The perfect countryside and armchair companion to the wild flowers of the British Isles

The Book of Wild Flowers – The perfect countryside and armchair companion to the wild flowers of the British Isles

Artist Angie Lewin and author Christopher Stocks have collaborated on The Book of Wild Flowers, a celebration of British wild flowers


Highland rail network faces 'increasing cancellations' due to cuts to Network Rail budget, argues union

Highland rail network faces 'increasing cancellations' due to cuts to Network Rail budget, argues union

Cuts to Network Rail increase the likelihood of railway line failures and cancellations, Highland RMT members have warned after more disruption.


Claims that Cairngorm funicular could be at risk of terrorism attack

Claims that Cairngorm funicular could be at risk of terrorism attack

UK Government department has made the startling claim as reason for not providing information on mountain railway's safety


'We need more council allotments in the Highlands,' Greens argue amid fears region left behind

'We need more council allotments in the Highlands,' Greens argue amid fears region left behind

Providing council-owned & managed allotments across the Highlands must be included in the local authority's latest review, the region's Greens argue.


New room for bereaved parents launches at Raigmore Hospital's maternity unit

New room for bereaved parents launches at Raigmore Hospital's maternity unit

A new suite to support families at the critical time of baby loss was officially opened today (February 16) in Inverness.


Crofting Federation urges Scottish Government to distribute future funding fairly

Crofting Federation urges Scottish Government to distribute future funding fairly

The Scottish Crofting Federation (SCF) says it is "unclear" how future splits of the country's agricultural budget will impact crofters.


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