News

News

Newton Stewart public urged to sign up to new flood warning scheme

News
The Royal Bank of Scotland is to close its branch in Newton Stewart

Widespread condemnation of bank closure

Business
Amanda McEwan from the Triple T (Tea, Toast and Talks) group and Nathon Jones, Project Co-ordinator with Newton Stewart Initiative, at the Douglas Park site  � Copyright Stephen Jolly Photography.

Newton Stewart BMX track goes live on JustGiving

Business

A good START for Stranraer railway station

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Car and tanker in A77 crash

News

‘Pound’ cancer by donating old coins in new campaign

News

Small grants to help fight global poverty

News 1
Fire and Resue at Burns House

False alarm at Burns House

News
Nadine Coyle is asking glasses wearers to prove their specs appeal and be in with a chance of winning �10,000 cash.

Nadine Coyle launches 2017 search for Specsavers Spectacle Wearer of the Year

News
The lights north of Cairnryan

Roads meeting is bypassed by minister

Transport

Weekend closure of A77 for roadworks

Transport
Mid Galloway Councillor Alistair Geddes

A75 signs “not fit for purpose”

Transport

Public urged to speak up and report hate crime

Crime 5
On average, an offence is reported every two hours in Scotland.

Recorded child abuse cases hit an all-time high

Crime
The Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill aims to tackle those who use coercive and controlling behaviour.

New law to tackle psychological abuse

Crime 1

Police look to trace occupants of abandoned Mercedes

Crime

Young engineers show their ingenuity

Education
Spring is the perfect time to have fun outdoors with your little ones.

Spring into action and embrace the outdoors with your wee ones

Education
Stranraer Academy

£28,000 Lotto boost for the academy

Education

Call for more young people to pursue apprenticeships

Education

Widespread condemnation of bank closure

Business
Amanda McEwan from the Triple T (Tea, Toast and Talks) group and Nathon Jones, Project Co-ordinator with Newton Stewart Initiative, at the Douglas Park site  � Copyright Stephen Jolly Photography.

Newton Stewart BMX track goes live on JustGiving

Business

A good START for Stranraer railway station

Business 1

Stranraer duo are elected to SYP

Politics
Council leader Ronnie Nicholson

Anti-poverty funds distributed

Politics
Richard Arkless MP

Proposed constituency boundary change means Moniave may ‘move’ to Clydesdale

Politics 1
Richard Arkless MP in Stranraer with one of the Community Safety Officers

Support your community safety officers

Politics

Wigtown community group apply to buy the old showfield

Environment
Two cases ofSchmallenberg Virus have been diagnosed in maformed lambs from Scottish flocks.

Schmallenberg Virus found in Scotland

Business

Stay healthy at Easter

Health
Cabinet Secretary for Health listens to the questions from our readers. Picture: Greg Macvean

Striking a healthy balance

Health
Two cases ofSchmallenberg Virus have been diagnosed in maformed lambs from Scottish flocks.

Schmallenberg Virus found in Scotland

Business
One in five referrals were refused in 2015.

Call for a review of children and young people rejected by mental health services

Health
Health secretary Shona Robison announced extra funding for Scots GPs

Where next for the NHS in Scotland?

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