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Easter Ross school 'acted in good faith' over alert

Easter Ross school 'acted in good faith' over alert

Easter Ross school 'acted in good faith' over alert

AN Easter Ross school was 'acting in good faith' in seeking to alert pupils who may have been in contact with a student affected by coronavirus.


Tulloch Homes takes 150 workers off furlough

Tulloch Homes takes 150 workers off furlough

Tulloch Homes takes 150 workers off furlough

Tulloch Homes has taken its 150 employees fully off furlough and brought back its local sub-contractors.


Scottish Government bans different households from meeting and places new curfew on bars and restaurants

Scottish Government bans different households from meeting and places new curfew on bars and restaurants

Scottish Government bans different households from meeting and places new curfew on bars and restaurants

The new restrictions will come into effect on Friday but people are encouraged to abide by them now amid rising Covid infection rates


Seven fresh coronavirus cases reported in NHS Highland area

Seven fresh coronavirus cases reported in NHS Highland area

Seven fresh coronavirus cases reported in NHS Highland area

SEVEN new cases of Covid-19 have been detected in the NHS Highland area in the past day.


Easter Ross school's water system issue being probed

Easter Ross school's water system issue being probed

Easter Ross school's water system issue being probed

A fault with an Easter Ross school's water system is being investigated today after it forced closure of the facility.


Ross-shire businesses urged to sign up for youth kickstart job scheme

Ross-shire businesses urged to sign up for youth kickstart job scheme

Ross-shire businesses urged to sign up for youth kickstart job scheme

Applications open for small businesses across the Highlands to kickstart young people’s employment


Wee MacNessie tales spread around the world from Highlands

Wee MacNessie tales spread around the world from Highlands

Wee MacNessie tales spread around the world from Highlands

Stories of the popular Highland children’s character have been published in 13 different languages and are taken to countries all over the world.


Pupils at Wester Ross secondary following coronavirus advice

Pupils at Wester Ross secondary following coronavirus advice

Pupils at Wester Ross secondary following coronavirus advice

Pupils at a Wester Ross secondary have abided by advice to self-isolate following a confirmed Covid-19 case at the school.


Nicola Sturgeon confirms new restrictions will be announced this week amid fears of a rising coronavirus infection rate

Nicola Sturgeon confirms new restrictions will be announced this week amid fears of a rising coronavirus infection rate

Nicola Sturgeon confirms new restrictions will be announced this week amid fears of a rising coronavirus infection rate

Nicola Sturgeon said she had worked through the weekend with advisors but no final decision on the measures had yet been taken


Two confirmed cases of Covid–19 at Highland garden centre café

Two confirmed cases of Covid–19 at Highland garden centre café

Two confirmed cases of Covid–19 at Highland garden centre café

Two kitchen staff at a popular Highland garden centre café have tested positive for Covid–19.


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