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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.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
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.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
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.
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.
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.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
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.
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.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
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.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
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.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
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.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
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.
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.
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.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
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.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Glowing report from inspectors
Unitas Court residents Margaret Dobbs, Lena McInally, Joyce Park and Janet Dowson join area manager Alison Clarke for a cuppa.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
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.
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.
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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Wed Jul 09, 2014
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.