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3 hrs ago | Evening Times

Flagging up city's great park life

The city's parks have come out on top in the distribution of Green Flags. And areas in Greater Glasgow have also won praise.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Motherwell Today

Kicking up a stink about dog waste

North Lanarkshire Council was baffled as to how dog waste was left uncollected for a week in Range Road, Motherwell, but guarantees it won't happen again.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Scotsman.com

Skinhead on quad bike sought over 'nasty' assault

A MAN suffered a head injury during a "very nasty" assault and robbery by a skinhead on a quad bike and two accomplices.

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Evening Times

Man robbed, suffers "nasty" assault in North Lanarkshire

A man suffered a head injury during a "very nasty" assault and robbery by a skinhead on a quad bike and two accomplices.

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Cumbernauld Today

MSP demands 'fairer share" for area

Cumbernauld and Kilsyth MSP Jamie Hepburn has waded into a local council funds row, after a move which was argued set to give the area a fairer share of resources was voted down.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Motherwell Today

Bid to build homes at old nursery site

Newarthill Nursery in Legbrannock Road was popular with green-fingered enthusiasts for many years, but North Lanarkshire Council heard last week the business became 'unviable' and closed in 2012.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Daily Record

Sheriff Court: Airdrie man jailed after threatening council official

GARETH Steer admitted shouting, swearing and uttering threats in phone calls made from his Northburn Avenue home on March 3. AN Airdrie man has been jailed for four months for threatening a North Lanarkshire Council official in a row over welfare grant payments.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Motherwell Today

Criticism for Games organisers after disabled youngster is refused access to toilet

A Motherwell grandfather has slammed organisers of the Commonwealth Games events at Strathclyde Park after his disabled grandson was refused access to a toilet - and subsequently wet himself.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Sunday Herald

Man and woman attacked outside pub in North Lanarkshire

The 36-year-old man and a woman, who is 34, were both attacked outside the Golden Pheasant pub in Auchinloch, North Lanarkshire, early on Saturday morning.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

BBC News

Man in court over 'Gerbil' murder

William Paterson, 34, is accused of repeatedly shooting and killing 29-year-old Mr Carroll outside Asda in Robroyston on 13 January 2010.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Sunday Herald

Father denies killing young boy by shaking him as a baby

A FATHER accused of killing his 12-year-old son by shaking him as a five-week-old baby has insisted he could not have caused the fatal injuries.

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Motherwell Today

Evacuation needn't have happened

Now residents of Anderson Tower in Motherwell are back in their homes questions are being asked as to why they had to be evacuated.

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The Daily Record

Speed limits on two busy Monklands roads reduced to improve the safety around primary schools

Drivers on Carlisle Road in Airdrie and Carnbroe Road in Coatbridge will now be permitted a maximum speed of 20 miles per hour on certain sections around school times, and 30mph at all other times.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Evening Times

Cannabis man's cash goes up in smoke

Steven Walker, 38, was found to be growing the class B drug after police attended his home in Coatbridge, North Lanarkshire, in November 2012.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Motherwell Today

Glowing report from inspectors

Unitas Court residents Margaret Dobbs, Lena McInally, Joyce Park and Janet Dowson join area manager Alison Clarke for a cuppa.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Daily Mail

The flat that nightmares are made of: Animal lover keeps 28...

Keith Ross, 24, from Motherwell, North Lanarkshire, houses 28 snakes, 14 lizards, three tarantulas, three beetles, five turtles and a tiger salamander in his living room.

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Cumbernauld Today

Help for Forces personnel

Scottish Parliament shadow veterans minister Mark Griffin MSP marked Armed Forces Day by staging a special advice surgery at Cumbernauld Royal British Legion.

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The Northern Scot

Netsounds Talk #7: Call To Mind

For this edition of Netsounds Talk we thought we would focus on one act and one act alone from the Scottish Highlands, Call To Mind .

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Daily Mail

The flat that nightmares are made of: Animal lover keeps 28 snakes, ...

Glee actress Becca Tobin's boyfriend 'found dead in Philadelphia hotel' after the couple returned from night out on the town 'Heroic final moments of family executed by their uncle: Parents and seven children refused to tell gunman where his ex-wife was before he killed them, reveal police as they admit he tied up and choked his mother just weeks ... (more)

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Evening Times

Man denies robbery and sex assault

Thomas Feeney is accused of attacking a 32-year-old woman at a property near Shotts, North Lanarkshire, on September 5 last year.

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