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Schoolgirl praised by Scottish Water over energy ideas

Schoolgirl praised by Scottish Water over energy ideas

Schoolgirl praised by Scottish Water over energy ideas

HOME school may be out for summer, but an enterprising Ross girl isn’t letting that stop her thinking of ways to tackle the future's big challenges.


Minke whale washed up on Highland beach seen to have netting in its mouth

Minke whale washed up on Highland beach seen to have netting in its mouth

Minke whale washed up on Highland beach seen to have netting in its mouth

A MINKE whale was washed up on Cromarty beach on Saturday afternoon, with locals saying it had fishing gear or nets around its mouth.


PICTURES: Extinction Rebellion welcomes council commitment to green recovery – but wants more than just words

PICTURES: Extinction Rebellion welcomes council commitment to green recovery – but wants more than just words

PICTURES: Extinction Rebellion welcomes council commitment to green recovery – but wants more than just words

CLIMATE change protesters are welcoming moves towards a green recovery from the pandemic.


Digital first for Highland eco firm partners: 'People can make small changes'

Digital first for Highland eco firm partners: 'People can make small changes'

Digital first for Highland eco firm partners: 'People can make small changes'

A HIGHLAND business which plants a tree every time customers place an order is laying down fresh roots – thanks to its first website.


Controversial plans for workshop base on agricultural land rejected

Controversial plans for workshop base on agricultural land rejected

Controversial plans for workshop base on agricultural land rejected

PLANS for a highly controversial development just outside Dingwall has been rejected by councillors.


Call for more to be done to help rural Highlanders build houses or crofts

Call for more to be done to help rural Highlanders build houses or crofts

Call for more to be done to help rural Highlanders build houses or crofts

MORE needs to be done to help rural Highlanders build houses or crofts in their local area, a senior councillor believes.


House plots plan for Black Isle community

House plots plan for Black Isle community

House plots plan for Black Isle community

FOUR new houses could be built in a small Black Isle community, under plans submitted to Highland Council.


Council approves plans for 140 homes in Evanton

Council approves plans for 140 homes in Evanton

Council approves plans for 140 homes in Evanton

PLANS that would lead to a significant increase in the population of an Easter Ross village have been passed unanimously by Highland Council.


Invergordon education in the spotlight as post-fire plans set out

Invergordon education in the spotlight as post-fire plans set out

Invergordon education in the spotlight as post-fire plans set out

Long-term proposals for the future education of children in Invergordon following a devastating fire will go to public consultation.


Safety warning as paddlers return to water

Safety warning as paddlers return to water

Safety warning as paddlers return to water

KAYAKERS and canoeists are being urged to get back on the water with caution and to keep clear of man-made structures at hydro power sites.


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