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  1. Scotland's weather: More snow, 70mph winds to hitRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. BLIZZARDS of heavy snow and winds up to 70mph will hit northern and eastern Scotland today and tomorrow, the Met Office said in its latest severe weather warning.

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  2. Putting off linkspan work to later in the year ruled outRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Stornoway Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. CalMac Managing Director Martin Dorchester has confirmed expectations to see the MV Loch Seaforth sailing the Minch at the end of February.

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  3. Scotland's weather: Freeze to last until next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. FREEZING weather will grip Scotland until the end of next week following a weekend of more snow and ice the Met Office said yesterday.

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  4. Man wanted over violent crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | BBC News

    Police Scotland have released an image of a man they want to trace in relation to a number of serious violent crimes. He has been described as being white, 5ft 10in tall and of medium build.

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  5. Scotland weather: Heavy overnight snow causes travel chaos & power...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The Daily Record

    COMMUTERS are facing hazardous driving conditions during the morning rush hour after heavy overnight snowfall across large parts of Scotland. An amber "be prepared" weather warning is in place until 11am with strong and gusty winds forecast to lead to snow drifting and blizzard conditions at times.

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  6. Scotland braced for arctic blast as forecasters predict heavy snowfall across the country overnightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The Daily Record

    TWO inches of snow is predicted to fall across large parts of Scotland overnight, with motorists warned to expect disruption. The evening rush-hour appears to have passed without major problems but, with snow expected to fall throughout the night, commuters are being urged to take care tomorrow morning.

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  7. Comhairle By ElectionRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Stornoway Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A By Election is to be held for the return of a Councillor for the An Taobh Siar agus Nis ward of Comhairle nan Eilean Siar.

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  8. MSP intervention aids Foyer projectRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Stornoway Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Highlands and Islands Labour MSP and Shadow Minister for Transport and the Islands, David Stewart, has said he is delighted that the future of the Western Isles Foyer at Bayhead in Stornoway is looking assured following his recent intervention.

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  9. Parents' heartfelt tribute to tragic Durham studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Northern Echo

    And they are "eternally" grateful to commercial diver Trevor Bankhead, who found Euan's is body in the River Wear at Durham City on Friday after travelling 170 miles from the Western Isles of Scotland . The 19-year-old Durham University law student died after going missing on a night out in the city centre late on Wednesday, January 14. His body was recovered from the River Wear on Friday after it was discovered by diving enthusiast Trevor Bankhead.

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  10. Stornoway could soon play host to superyachtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Stornoway Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The Scottish Secretary Alistair Carmichael has welcomed the news that coastal towns and villages across Scotland will benefit from 9.58m of UK government funding through the Coastal Communities fund.

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  11. Girl victim of indecent exposureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Newsday

    The suspect is described as a male of Asian appearance, 5ft 6in tall, of slim/average build with short dark hair. Police said they were liaising with nearby schools to ensure parents were aware, and had extra patrols in the area.

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  12. Key milestone for new Forth crossingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | BBC News

    The three main towers of the new bridge now stand at more than 105m - just over half of their final height of 210m. Transport Scotland has said average speed cameras will be introduced on the existing Forth Road Bridge from the spring as part of traffic management plans as the project moves forward.

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  13. Five arrests over A 201,000 drug haulRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | BBC News

    Five people have been arrested after drugs and other substances with a potential street value of A 201,000 were seized in the north of Glasgow. Police Scotland said the drugs were discovered during a search of houses in the Germiston area of the city at about 15:15 on Monday.

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  14. Inspectors praise Big Noise projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | BBC News

    Education Scotland carried out the review of the group, run by Sistema Scotland, which aims to engage youngsters in Raploch , Stirling, by forming an orchestra. Education Scotland inspector Patricia Watson praised Big Noise and its impact on Raploch, noting that children, young people and families were increasingly confident and ambitious thanks to the project.

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  15. A mild but cloudy day for much of the UKRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | ITV

    Further west across Wales, north west England, western Scotland and Northern Ireland, it will be largely cloudy with patchy rain at times, especially over hills. A mild day with strong winds in the north and highs of 9 Celsius in the Western Isles.

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  16. Data error caused treatment delaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | BBC News

    NHS Borders has apologised to patients who exceeded their treatment time guarantee due to a "temporary error" in its data entry system. NHS Borders said a further 60 patients who were still to receive treatment were at risk of exceeding their TTG.

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  17. 7 Shows to See in Philly This Week: London Grammar, Asaf Avidan, Adia Victoria + MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Phillymag.com

    Standing on stage lanky and mohawk-ed, you would probably expect Asaf Avidan to burst into a played-out punk rock anthem. The crooner is far from mainstream, though, breaking both vocal and gender boundaries with his remarkable voice, which has been compared to the likes of Janis Joplin, Jeff Buckley and Nina Simone.

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  18. Police defend decision not to use divers in search for missing student Euan CoulthardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | The Northern Echo

    The 19-year-old's body was found in the River Wear in Durham City on Friday by commercial diver Trevor Bankhead. Mr Bankhead found the student within seconds of entering the river close to where he was last seen on CCTV crossing Framwelgate Bridge.

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  19. Missing man murder probe under wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Newsday

    Alexander Cameron, 67, was last seen at the property in Newcraighall Road in Kirknewton on the 19 January. He was reported missing three days later.

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  20. Snow warning as icy blast set to hitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Newsday

    Driving could become difficult at times with blizzards over high ground and snowfalls of 3-10cm even at low levels. The yellow be aware warnings cover all of Scotland and Northern Ireland, along with the north of England, Yorkshire, Humber and East Midlands.

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