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2 hrs ago | Sunday Herald
ALEX Salmond has been accused of "taking a wrecking ball" to Scotland's justice system after new figures revealed 60% of police stations have been shut down or closed to the public since 2007.
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6 hrs ago | BBC News
The cross-party decision to rule out a monetary union if Scotland becomes independent is final, the Chief Secretary to the Treasury is to say.
10 hrs ago | The Daily Record
ROSDEEP Kular was taken under guard from Cornton Vale Prison to an undertakers in Kirkcaldy but was not present at tragic three-year-old's funeral yesterday.
14 hrs ago | Lancashire Evening Post
Police officers say they acted on "community intelligence" regarding a suspected cannabis farm at a property on Plungington Road, close to the junction with Blackpool Road.
15 hrs ago | The Daily Record
CLAIRE Williams has hit out at West Lothian Council's decision to split up pupils with severe and complex needs.
16 hrs ago | Eastlothian Today
A plan for 18 affordable flats on the site of a counselling centre at Dunbar has been given the thumbs-up by councillors amidst a row over access.
16 hrs ago | The Daily Record
Official opening of the Terrace Restaurant, West Lothian College. The Restaurant was opened by Jeff Bland head chef at The Balmoral.
17 hrs ago | The Daily Record
THE 54-year-old dad got a fitting send-off when his coffin was carried to the cemetery in a Dodge truck used in the Normandy Landings.
19 hrs ago | Eastlothian Today
Planning chiefs are being urged to rein in management at Musselburgh Racecourse to prevent further unauthorised development on the site.
A day of family-friendly events and activities for younger book lovers, ahead of the return Glasgow's literary festival Aye Write! next month.
A WOMAN who says she plunged into a quarry, fracturing her pelvis, as she searched for a missing dog is suing a council for 200,000 of damages.
Celia Hobbs has had her complaint to the Advertising Standards Agency upheld over a leaflet distributed by West Coast Energy.
Beautician Caroline Sumpter paid Megawhite Express Teeth A Whitening A 1,500 only to be told by the General Dental Council that the practice is illegal She paid A 1,500 to one of the big names, Megawhite Express Teeth A Whitening, for a package that included everything to get her started in her new business, including a licence to use the Megawhite ... (more)
Officers in Loanhead responded to Edgefield Road at around 4.20am on Saturday following reports of a break-in and theft from a snack bar.
Scottish Water began a massive clean-up job this week after a blocked sewer caused a raw sewage spill through parts of Bonnyrigg.
New figures released by the independent regulator of Britain's railways show that all of East Lothian's train stations saw increases in their use for the period April 2012 to March 2013, with Prestonpans station recording an increase of over 12 per cent.
Musselburgh Conservation Society has presented its annual design award for 2013 to East Lothian Council for the refurbishment of the main hall and lounge bar area of the Brunton.
Aberdeen, Dumfries and Galloway, Renfrewshire, Inverclyde, South Lanarkshire and Glasgow councils have also warned they may leave in April 2015.