Mar 9, 2014
New faces head up Union's Pigs and Poultry Working Groups
Two Aberdeenshire farmers are to head up NFU Scotland's pigs and poultry working groups after the long-serving chairmen of both groups recently stepped down.
Newspaper's farming editor dies
Mr Watson joined the regional newspaper as a young reporter after first working at his home town's weekly paper, the Turriff Advertiser, in Aberdeenshire.
CAB appeals for army of fresh volunteers
CAB cases have increased by 77% across the region over the last three years and have resulted in a plea for an army of volunteers to join its ranks to help the vulnerable.
Care of A&E delay patient criticised by ombudsman
THE widow of a hospital patient who died after being stuck for 11 hours in A&E has had a series of complaints to Scotland's top public services watchdog upheld.
'My husband died after 11-hour wait on trolley'
A PATIENT spent hours on a trolley in an A&E department as staff struggled to find a bed for him, a damning report says.