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New campaign to tackle abuse in Galloway

Crime
Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary

Ward closed after vomiting bug outbreak

Health
The award winners

Awards for officers going above and beyond the call of duty

Crime

Kirkcudbright’s new all-purpose centre

Politics

Santa Claus is coming to a town near you!

News

False alarms with good intent

News

Avian Bird Flu support in place in Galloway

Business
SFRS has issued five easy steps to take to stay safe this festive period.

Warning to stay safe this Christmas

News
Scots typically stop receiving a stocking at the age of 20, but over one in ten Scots over 30 will be gifted one this Christmas.

‘Apples’ are the new satsumas as technology becomes stocking filler of choice

News

Fuel prices fall as big four supermarkets make 3p cuts

Transport

New campaign to tackle abuse in Galloway

Crime
The award winners

Awards for officers going above and beyond the call of duty

Crime
Scotland currently has the lowest age of criminal responsibility in Europe.

Age of criminal responsibility set to be raised

Crime 4
Airguns were used in almost half of the offences involving a firearm.

Fall in number of firearms offences

Crime 2
UNISON is considering its next move in the dispute over college support staff's pay.

Union considering action in college pay dispute

Education

Avian Bird Flu support in place in Galloway

Business
'Loch Ken Stars' by Dave Currie of Galloway Photography.

Dark Sky park goes international

Business
Walkers at the River Cree during the 2016 WalkFest.

Putting Galloway on the walking map

Business

Kirkcudbright’s new all-purpose centre

Politics
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon meets with Peter Davidson and Morris Heggies to choose the design of the Christmas Card 2016

Oor Wullie to feature on First Minister’s Christmas card

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First Minister Nicola Sturgeon accused the UK Government of sending out a "not welcome here" message.

First Minister calls for Trump to be “president for everyone”

Politics
Marine Litter tangled up in the strandline at Arrochar. Photo credit: CMPP

Tackling the Firth of Clyde’s marine litter

Environment

Ward closed after vomiting bug outbreak

Health
A festive fund-raising pack is available online to help MRF finance vital research into vaccines to treat different strains of the disease. Information about symptoms can also be found on its website.

Expected rise in cases of meningitis

Health
MSP Finlay Carson

MSP to meet with health secretary over GP crisis

Health
Pictured left to right are Gill Jess, Cath Callaghan, Kerry Lockerbie, Lynda Glover and Joyce Reekie (NHS Dumfries and Galloway Maternity Services), Finley Becks-Phelps, Camille Becks-Phelps, Paul Mensah (NHS Dumfries and Galloway Maternity Services), Hannah Moore and Steve Phelps.

Marathon team raise £10k for local NHS

Health
The Scottish Government and NHS Education for Scotland will be surveying female doctors.

Improving support for rape victims

Health 1