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  1. Star triumph in Highland flingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | The Daily Record

    Their 4-1 triumph over Golspie Sutherland was the first time they'd progressed in the competition since they beat Hawick Royal Albert in 2010. And their reward is a trip to junior outfit Linlithgow Rose or Highland League side Fraserburgh, the winner to be decided in a replay this weekend after they drew 0-0 last Saturday.

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  2. Glenfinnan ViaductRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | TrekEarth

    Glenfinnan Viaduct is a railway viaduct on the West Highland Line in Glenfinnan, Lochaber, Highland, Scotland. It was built between July 1897 and October 1898 at the cost of 18,904.

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  3. First Yes result declared in DundeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Newsday

    A total of 53,620 people voted "Yes", with 39,880 saying "No". The turnout was 79% with 92 rejected ballot papers.

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  4. NC's Scotland watching overseas vote for independenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | WRAL.com

    The county, which sits on the South Carolina border, was once the home to one of the largest settlements of Highland Scots in the country. A junior at Scotland High School in Laurinburg, Jackson was one of many students who traveled to Oban, Scotland, for a student-exchange program.

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  5. Greg McBain secures title after Deeside play-offRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Scotsman.com

    ABERDONIAN Greg McBain led from start to finish to win the Paul Lawrie Invitational at Deeside Golf Club for the second time in three years - but he had to play two extra holes before clinching the title and 7,500 first prize. McBain, 30, beat Grantown-on-Spey's Gavin Hay , this year's Scottish Young Professionals champion, with a birdie at the second hole of a sudden death play-off.

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  6. Trunk discovered in walls of building a treasure trove of artifactsRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | The News

    Kirsten McDonald, centre, and Ann Stevens, both of Ontario, visit with Allan Slaunwhite of Pictou who recently donated a trunk he found behind the walls of a Church Street building he was renovating. The trunk is filled with land deeds, wills, letters and maps on information involving many Scottish settlers, including descendants related to these women.

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  7. Union and rebellion: Milestones of Scotland's journey from British union to independence voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    These are the milestones of Scotland's journey from Great Britain to the United Kingdom and, following Thursday's vote, a possible return to independence. March 24, 1603: James VI, King of Scots, is proclaimed king of England and Ireland upon the death of the childless Queen Elizabeth.

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  8. Annapolis Royal resident in Scotland for referendum voteRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | Amherst Daily News

    Debra Ryan of Annapolis Royal is vacationing in Scotland this week -- and not because of the Scottish referendum on independence. That was just a coincidence.

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  9. Scotland: Return to the house of ComynsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    The best travel experiences are often surprises and so it proved when I set out to reclaim the throne of Scotland. A little over 700 years ago, the Comyn clan was Scotland's most powerful noble family, loyal to the King, John of Balliol.

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  10. Independence referendum LIVE: Breaking news and resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | The Daily Record

    JOIN us for our live coverage of the independence referendum as we bring you the results from around the country as Scotland decides. Turns out there's a bar in the hospitality area here, but sadly it's shut.

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  11. Scottish independence: They came, they queued, they decided their fateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | The Independent

    Cahal Milmo is the chief reporter of The Independent and has been with the paper since 2000. He was born in London and previously worked at the Press Association news agency.

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  12. Podcast: the night Britain holds its breathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | The Spectator

    Well, it's going to be a nail-biter. The voting has closed, and I've just spoken to Hamish Macdonell and James Forsyth for the podcast: both sides think that they have won.

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  13. Updated: Annapolis Royal resident in Scotland for referendum voteRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | Nova News Now

    Debra Ryan of Annapolis Royal sent this photo back from Scotland today as citizens were getting out to vote in Scotland's independence referendum. Ryan was leaving Glasgow and heading for the highlands today - the day that decides Scotland's destiny.

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  14. Nottingham's message to Scotland: Please don't goRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Nottingham Evening Post

    MORE than half of people surveyed in an opinion poll conducted by the Nottingham Post want Scotland to remain in the United Kingdom. The Post polled 1,013 people and 525 said they did not want Scotland to vote for independence in a referendum next week, compared with 95 of Nottingham residents who said they hoped Scotland would choose to go it alone.

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  15. Criminal gangs making more from illegal fishing than drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    GANGS of Eastern European criminals are making more money from illegally fishing for Scottish shellfish than from pushing drugs, it has been claimed. GANGS of Eastern European criminals are making more money from illegally fishing for Scottish shellfish than from pushing drugs, it has been claimed.

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  16. Did The Loch Ness Monster Move? New Photo Captures 'Creature' 300 Miles AwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Switched

    The tourists move in and start taking pictures. The lakeside rents skyrocket. The businesses get pushed out .

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  17. Friends climb mountain in fund-raising tribute to much-loved GPRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | A Gurn from Nurn

    FRIENDS, family members and colleagues of a much-loved Nairn GP who died earlier this year have walked up Britain's highest mountain to raise money for a cause that was close to his heart. A group of 66 people took part in the Ben Nevis climb on Saturday 30th August in memory of Dr Kevin McPhee, raising more than 8,000 - with more money still coming in - for the Highland Hospice in Inverness.

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  18. Jim Murphy: on the road in Scotland for the No campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | New Statesman

    In the course of our tour of Scotland in the referendum campaign, we've changed the way we organise the meetings. We don't invite an audience beyond a few supporters.

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  19. Bird strike caused microlight crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | BBC News

    The pilot of a microlight aircraft was forced to ditch in a loch near Mallaig when he hit a bird during a flight over the north west Highlands. Although he managed to regain control there was significant vibration from the engine and he had to switch it off.

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  20. Heaton decorator ready for tough Scotland cycle challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Theboltonnews.co.uk

    PAINTER and decorator Pete Johnson reckons cycling up the hills around Bolton has given him the perfect preparation to complete three of the most demanding stages of a gruelling bike race. The 48-year-old former triathlete is joining the Deloitte Ride Across Britain for its toughest stages - through the Highlands of Scotland.

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