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News

Storm Ophelia - Where and when it might hit

Environment

‘Round pound’ is obsolete from midnight

News
The average home holds a host of hidden dangers, especially for the young, the elderly and those who are the most vulnerable.

Driving home the burns awareness message

Health
No-one should be bought or sold, says justice minister Michael Matheson.

Human trafficking is closer to home than you think

Crime

Scotland steps up to become a lifesaving nation!

News

Film recalls Douglas Valley origins of football legend

News

Fracking ban fails to allay fears

News

Anger over lollipop patrols being axed to save money

News
House currently being built by Mr Pringle at the river.

Five more homes for Crossford village site?

News
On the market - the Officers Mess building at Winston Barracks, Lanark.

Former officers’ mess up for sale for £200k

News

Four Sundays of disruption for rail passengers using Argyle line

Transport
Call for more action to tackle air pollution, despite Government ban on the sale of diesel and petrol cars.

More action needed on air pollution

Transport
At 90 per cent, Scotrails passenger satisfaction is back to its normal high levels, according to a new poll.

Rail passengers give Scotrail the thumbs up

Transport
From left: John Fairweather, regional resilience advisor, Karen Macaulay, national emergency preparedness communications and liaison manager (both Scottish Ambulance Service), Mark Ilderton, head of ScotRail Alliance Integrated Control.

Early interventions help unwell customers and cut delays

Transport

Human trafficking is closer to home than you think

Crime
Crimestoppers wants people to speak up about hate crime.

Scots urged to report hate crime

Crime
Appealing for information.

Mini digger and compressor stolen in Clydesdale thefts

Crime
IAM RoadSmart recommends  a drink-drive rehabilitation course should be made compulsory for those convicted of drink-driving, as opposed to it being voluntary.

Road safety charity call to reduce deaths caused by drink-driving

Crime
From 4 December 2017, candidates will have to carry out the show me question while they are driving.

DVSA releases new videos to help learners prepare for driving test changes

Education
Research has highlighted that the working conditions of Scotlands teachers are extremely poor'.

Research highlights poor working conditions of Scotland’s teachers

Education
Police Scotland's campaign is aimed at the 500,000 students starting or returning to college and university this year.

Police campaign to help keep students safe

Education
A new poll reveals the student of 2017 is more likely to be found at home watching films rather than going for a beer, with money worries occupying their minds more than their predecessors.

Students of 2017 swap nightlife for Netflix

Education

Marketing teams wanted for £250k media prize

News
Is the sun setting on North Sea Oil? Pic: Shutterstock

UK oil and gas reserves may only last a decade

Business

Carstairs PO closure will allow for upgrade

Business
Charity shop Volunteers celebrate with local councillors, board members, Dave Knight from the Lottery and John Archibald from the Clyde Windfarm. Picture Sarah Peters.

Buying shop building a big boost for group

Business

1.8 million Scottish votes “wasted” in General Election

Politics

Councillor calls for rural Clydesdale to be given more say

Politics

Live Blog: General Election 2017 fallout

News
Scottish Greens co-convener Patrick Harvie at the Glad Cafe in Glasgow as the party publishes its manifesto for the snap General Election

ELECTION 2017: Which of these manifesto pledges from parties in Scotland do you agree with?

Politics
Poppy Corbett

New councillor standing for Lanark’s Westminster seat

Politics

Storm Ophelia - Where and when it might hit

Environment

Driving home the burns awareness message

Health
YMCA Scotland has joined forces with YMCAs across the UK and Ireland to support a major mental health campaign.

YMCA Scotland supports #IAMWHOLE campaign on World Mental Health Day

Health
NHS24 will use the development funding to improve the services it offers to people experiencing low mood, depression and anxiety, supporting those who need unscheduled care but do not require to contact emergency services.

£500k to improve first response mental health services.

Health
See Me is encouraging us all to talk about our mental health.

Call to start conversations on World Mental Health Day

Health
Public Health Minister Aileen Campbell today joined four-year- old Lyle Findlay at his vaccination appointment. Pic: Mark F Gibson.

Parents urged to join the fight against flu

Health