Police say red kites "not deliberately" targeted

Published: Fri 24 Oct 2014

Bird deaths continue to soar

Police say the 16 birds of prey illegally poisoned around Conon Bridge and the Black Isle were most likely not targeted deliberately but victims of someone carrying out pest control measures.

200 people respond to armed policing inquiry


Published: Thu 23 Oct 2014

Police warn of bogus callers.

A review into armed policing in Scotland has attracted almost 200 responses from individuals and groups wishing to express their view on Police Scotland's decision to arm 275 police officers.

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Vincent wants ICT chance after injury frustration

Published: Sat 25 Oct 2014

Caley Thistle's James Vincent.

JAMES Vincent admits his time in the Highlands has been massively frustrating - but he is eager to show John Hughes why he deserves a chance. Since joining Caley Thistle from Kidderminster Harriers, Vincent

Hughes backs Foran for ICT coaching role

Published: Fri 24 Oct 2014

Foran wants to give the Caley Jags fans a performance on Saturday

JOHN Hughes is keen for Richie Foran to push himself into the coaching scene as he continues his rehabilitation from a knee injury. The influential captain has been sidelined all season and Hughes has

Scotland skipper confident of seeing off Irish

Published: Fri 24 Oct 2014

Finlay MacRae battles Ireland's Patrick Horgan. Picture: Neil G Paterson.

SCOTLAND take a nine point and a 3-1 series lead into tomorrow's second leg of the 2014 shinty-hurling clash. Despite the clear advantage for the Scots there is no complacency in the squad according Scotland

Rally champs face race against team for GB dream

Published: Fri 24 Oct 2014

Thorburn and Beaton after winning the Snowman Rally earlier this year. Picture: Andrew Smith.

SCOTTISH rally champions Paul Beaton and Euan Thorburn face a race against time to fulfil their dream of competing in the World Rally Championships. The pair need to sell their Ford Focus WRC to fund the

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