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Highlands sees '1000% Covid surge' in six weeks

Highlands sees '1000% Covid surge' in six weeks

Highlands sees '1000% Covid surge' in six weeks

MP Jamie Stone has urged tourists to "act with caution" after analysis showed a 1000 per cent increase in Highland Covid cases in the past six weeks.


Four million milestone reached in Covid vaccine programme

Four million milestone reached in Covid vaccine programme

Four million milestone reached in Covid vaccine programme

A MAJOR milestone has been reached in the fight against Covid-19 in Scotland – after the four millionth first-dose of the vaccine was administered.


Eden Court is in lockdown

Eden Court is in lockdown

Eden Court is in lockdown

It has been announced that Eden Court’s buildings, Under Canvas Inverness, including the Summer of Hope programme, will be closed.


Fifty-six fresh Covid cases reported

Fifty-six fresh Covid cases reported

Fifty-six fresh Covid cases reported

ANOTHER 56 positive tests for Covid-19 have been recorded across the NHS Highland region in the past 24 hours.


WATCH: Milestone marked as cruise liner arrives at Port of Cromarty Firth

WATCH: Milestone marked as cruise liner arrives at Port of Cromarty Firth

WATCH: Milestone marked as cruise liner arrives at Port of Cromarty Firth

A major milestone in the coronavirus crisis was marked yesterday when an Easter Ross port welcomed its first cruise liner visit since 2019.


'Even if we forget about Covid, Covid will not forget about us'

'Even if we forget about Covid, Covid will not forget about us'

'Even if we forget about Covid, Covid will not forget about us'

It's understandable that some people end up confused about Covid – but there are simple things that everyone can do to help the situation.


PICTURES: Ross artist puts coronavirus community heroes in the frame

PICTURES: Ross artist puts coronavirus community heroes in the frame

PICTURES: Ross artist puts coronavirus community heroes in the frame

Unsung heroes who served a Ross-shire community during the coronavirus pandemic have been immortalised by an artist.


NHS Highland Covid total increases by 73

NHS Highland Covid total increases by 73

NHS Highland Covid total increases by 73

ANOTHER 73 cases of Covid-19 have been registered across the NHS Highland area in the past day.


Planned reopening of new-look live music venue in Highland capital postponed

Planned reopening of new-look live music venue in Highland capital postponed

Planned reopening of new-look live music venue in Highland capital postponed

A popular live music venue in Inverness has postponed its planned reopening tonight until next week.


Seventy-one new coronavirus infections detected

Seventy-one new coronavirus infections detected

Seventy-one new coronavirus infections detected

ANOTHER 71 fresh positive tests for Covid-19 have been recorded across the NHS Highland health board area.


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