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Call for traffic light review after more congestion misery

Traffic light problems are causing congestion in the city centre.

Traffic light sequences in Inverness city centre are causing unnecessary congestion according to one councillor who is pushing for them to be reviewed after numerous complaints. Janet Campbell (Inverness Central) said the situation was dreadful after a technical problem again caused congestion on Wednesday - the second time this month.

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Cloud of doubt hangs over RockNess festival

Published: Sat 20 Sep 2014

The future of RockNess has been thrown into doubt.

The future of the RockNess music festival has been thrown into doubt after organisers refused to confirm if it will return next year. There are fears the Dores event, which was cancelled this year, may not go ahead in 2015 either, despite the people behind it claiming it would come back "bigger and better.

No campaign wins independence referendum

Published: Fri 19 Sep 2014

First Minister Alex Salmond

SCOTLAND will remain within the union after the No campaign's victory in Fife shortly after 6am handed it an unassailable lead in the referendum. Needing just over 85,000 more votes to guarantee the win

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Watkins and Christie fire ICT to victory

Published: Sat 20 Sep 2014

Marley Watkins

CALEY Thistle bounced back from consecutive defeats with a 2-1 triumph at home to St Johnstone. Second-half strikes from Marley Watkins and Ryan Christie gave Inverness the points before a Brian Graham

Wildcats ready to roar at BritBowl

Published: Sat 20 Sep 2014

Paulin praised Haris Ryalls role in the Wildcats' performances this season. Picture: Andrew Smith.

IT has been three years in the making but the Highland Wildcats are primed for a national championship charge again. Robbie Paulin and his coaching team have a strong squad ready to head down to Doncaster

Foran won't be rushed back, insists Hughes

Published: Fri 19 Sep 2014

Richie Foran will not be rushed back into the first team. Picture: Ken Macpherson.

RICHIE Foran should be able to step up his rehabilitation from a knee injury in the coming weeks, according to manager John Hughes. The club captain has sat out the whole season so far after an operation

Glen boss salutes cup final fans

Published: Fri 19 Sep 2014

Glenurquhart's outgoing co-managers Billy MacLean (left) and Davie Menzies.

AS the dust settles on another Scottish Hydro Camanachd Cup final, shinty's ruling body has confirmed that the Bught Park event attracted one of the biggest cup final crowds of recent years. A precise

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