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Warning to elderly after buyers lose thousands in high pressure sales

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Jade Nelson.

Lesmahagow’s Jade is in the running for Miss Scotland title

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Police enquiries are continuing.

Attempted robbery at Carluke newsagents

Crime

Record high in Scottish employment

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Time to get your ‘bake’ on for charity

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Changing landscape at Faskally Wood inspires creative team

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Euston warning to Scottish passengers

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Scotland’s Baby Box available nationwide

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What we did on our holiday? Sustained Scotland’s rural communities

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Councils unprepared for new law supporting disabled taxi users

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Four Sundays of disruption for rail passengers using Argyle line

Transport 1
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
Picture Sarah Peters.

Hunt for long-lost rail blueprint begins

Transport

Attempted robbery at Carluke newsagents

Crime
Police Scotland.

Drugs worth over £400,000 found in Lesmahagow search

Crime
Lanark Sheriff Court

Pensioner ‘somersaulted’ into air in Coalburn car accident

Crime
Lanark Sheriff Court

Clydesdale businessman fined £2500 for cannabis cultivation

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Skills Development Scotland (SDS) is opening its exam results helpline once again on Tuesday, August 8.

Helpline to open again next month for pupils waiting on exam results

Education
Tinto Primary School's Book launch of "It Wisnae Me".

Primary school pupils reveal book

Education

Poppy factory becomes Living Wage employer

Business
The Scotsman showed strong growth in digital revenue.

Johnston Press hails ‘milestone’ first half as revenues rise

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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

Councillor calls for rural Clydesdale to be given more say

Politics

Live Blog: General Election 2017 fallout

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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?

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Poppy Corbett

New councillor standing for Lanark’s Westminster seat

Politics
Robert Beattie

Labour stands by its rural Clydesdale candidate

Politics

Tesco getting rid of single use carrier bags

Environment
The latest national survey of Scotlands population of capercaillie, the worlds largest grouse, estimates there to be only 1114 individuals - making it one of the countrys most endangered birds. Pic credit: Dave Braddock (rspb-images.com).

National survey results fuel plans to help one of Scotland’s most iconic birds

Environment
Campaigners are calling for cameras in slaughterhouses to be required by law.

Petition calls for compulsory CCTV in slaughterhouses

Environment

NHS support for charity is loud and clear

Health
Suicides in Scotland have seen a rise for the first time in six years.

Sharp rise in Scotland’s suicide rate

Health
BMA Scotland is calling for minimum unit pricing of alcohol following a !0 per cent rise in alcohol-related deaths.

Calls for minimum pricing to tackle rising alcohol problem

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Shona Robison hopes the bursaries will encourage students.

Bursaries for new graduate medical course

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Some of the products recalled by MacSween of Edinburgh. Picture: Phil Wilkinson/TSPL

MacSween recalls haggis products over ‘botulism fears’

Health