Home   News   Coronavirus

Coronavirus

Access to the news during coronavirus outbreak

During this unprecedented time, many readers may not be in a position to go out and purchase their weekly newspaper, however, help is at hand. You can get an e-edition of the Ross-shire Journal and the North Star delivered straight to your inbox every week. Using the latest technology it means you can read the paper on your home computer, tablet or mobile phone.

Click here to subscribe

Free Websites

Highland News & Media, publisher of Ross-shire Journal and the North Star is offering 50 free websites to local firms during the coronavirus crisis. If your business needs to quickly build an online presence with the capability to sell your products then we are offering immediate help.

Click here to find out more




Fresh date for Ross-shire gig by Toploader

Fresh date for Ross-shire gig by Toploader

Fresh date for Ross-shire gig by Toploader

A new date for Dancing in the Moonlight stars Toploader's Strathpeffer Pavilion gig has been announced.


"Don't let 'Covid fear' stop you seeking medical attention"

"Don't let 'Covid fear' stop you seeking medical attention"

"Don't let 'Covid fear' stop you seeking medical attention"

Members of the public anxious about seeking medical advice for non-Covid conditions are being urged to get the help they need.


Two new Covid cases detected

Two new Covid cases detected

Two new Covid cases detected

ANOTHER two cases of the coronavirus have been detected across the NHS Highland area in the past day.


Ross-shire Highland gathering latest to fall foul of Covid-19

Ross-shire Highland gathering latest to fall foul of Covid-19

Ross-shire Highland gathering latest to fall foul of Covid-19

A Ross-shire Highland gathering has been cancelled for the second year in succession because of ongoing uncertainty over the coronavirus pandemic.


Overall Covid cases hit 5000 landmark in NHS Highland area

Overall Covid cases hit 5000 landmark in NHS Highland area

Overall Covid cases hit 5000 landmark in NHS Highland area

MORE than 5000 Covid cases have now been detected across the NHS Highland area since the pandemic began – after the milestone was reached at Easter.


WATCH: Highland shoppers return to city businesses as lockdown restrictions ease

WATCH: Highland shoppers return to city businesses as lockdown restrictions ease

WATCH: Highland shoppers return to city businesses as lockdown restrictions ease

With Covid–19 restrictions partially easing, photographer and filmmaker Callum Mackay, made a video around the city.


Highland housebuilder sees growing interest prompted by coronavirus crisis

Highland housebuilder sees growing interest prompted by coronavirus crisis

Highland housebuilder sees growing interest prompted by coronavirus crisis

Housebuilder Tulloch Homes’ new sales and marketing director, Jo McLaren, is anticipating an exciting time in the role


New Highland Council Covid compliance officers appointed to ease safe return to business

New Highland Council Covid compliance officers appointed to ease safe return to business

New Highland Council Covid compliance officers appointed to ease safe return to business

The Highland Council has appointed four dedicated Covid-19 compliance officers to work throughout the Highland Council area.


Tain youth cafe reveals menu for lunchtime 'grab and go'

Tain youth cafe reveals menu for lunchtime 'grab and go'

Tain youth cafe reveals menu for lunchtime 'grab and go'

AN Easter Ross youth cafe is staging its lunch club grab and go for young people today.


Easter Ross parent council hails pupils and school staff for rising to lockdown challenge

Easter Ross parent council hails pupils and school staff for rising to lockdown challenge

Easter Ross parent council hails pupils and school staff for rising to lockdown challenge

An Easter Ross parent council has paid tribute to pupils, teachers and support staff for rising to the challenges of a second lockdown.


This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies - Learn More