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Council seeks views on future priorities

August 9, 2017 - 15:23
The people of Aberdeenshire are being asked for their views on a plan which could re-map the future of the area.

Oxford awaits Stonehaven pupil

August 9, 2017 - 14:20
A school pupil from Stonehaven is heading to Oxford after sailing through his Higher exams.

High five for local girl

August 9, 2017 - 10:24
Lathallan School pupil Joanna Hall, 16 from St Cyrus was pleased to learn this week that she achieved 5 As in her Higher examinations.

Poppy factory becomes Living Wage employer

August 8, 2017 - 14:46
Lady Haig’s Poppy Factory in Edinburgh has been named an accredited Living Wage employer.

Scots urged to beware of a new funeral scam

August 8, 2017 - 12:40
Grief-stricken Scots trying to cut costs are being urged not to fall foul to a new funeral scam.

New minister for Portlethen Church

August 8, 2017 - 12:24
A former professional musician has been inducted as the minister of an Aberdeenshire church.

SQA exam results released

August 8, 2017 - 11:58
The Scottish Qualifications Authority has announced the results for National Courses and Awards 2017 today.

Helpline goes live for exam results advice

August 7, 2017 - 16:52
A free national helpline offering advice, information and support for young people and their parents has gone live, ahead of SQA results day tomorrow.

Tesco getting rid of single use carrier bags

August 7, 2017 - 16:37
Tesco has announced that single use carrier bags will no longer be available in its stores from the end of this month.

Fraudsters targetting Aberdeenshire on power interruptions

August 7, 2017 - 14:12
Fraudsters in Aberdeenshire are posing as workers from Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN) in attempt to scam people out of their money.

New figures show the scale of Scotland’s housing crisis

August 7, 2017 - 10:56
Housing and homelessness charity Shelter Scotland has released new figures showing the scale and impact of Scotland’s housing crisis.

Police appeal after trailer theft

August 7, 2017 - 10:28
Police Scotland are appealing for witnesses after a trailer was stolen from a St Cyrus farm.

Changes to parking around Pittodrie

August 4, 2017 - 15:56
Dons fans should note there are changes for events at Pittodrie Stadium in place for the start of the new season including Sunday’s match against Hamilton Accies.

Missing prisoner detained

August 4, 2017 - 15:09
Police Scotland can confirm that missing prisoner Lee Hipson has been detained.

MSP backs calls for milk donations from North-east mums

August 4, 2017 - 13:57
A North East politician has called on more mums to consider donating breast milk after a call by the NHS for additional donations.

Culture Secretary announces £500,000 for historic fishing vessel.

August 4, 2017 - 13:35
£500,000 for the Scottish Fisheries Museum’s iconic flagship, Reaper, has been announced during the 2017 Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology, by Culture Secretary Fiona Hyslop.

Police urge people to enjoy busy weekend of shows but to behave responsibly

August 4, 2017 - 10:40
Police are warning that anti-social behaviour and violence of any kind will not be accepted as a busy weekend of shows and events in the North East approaches.

Welcome Wards roll out across NHS Grampian

August 4, 2017 - 10:33
More than 100,000 people every year are set to reap the benefits of a new hospital-visiting scheme in NHS Grampian.

Can you give Freddie & Tinkerbell a home?

August 4, 2017 - 10:25
The SSPCA is looking for a forever home for two rabbits.

Appeal to trace missing prisoner

August 4, 2017 - 10:21
Police Scotland is appealing for information from the public to trace 24-year-old prisoner Lee Hipson.