'Old Fox' turns out to be body of a young woman


Published: Fri 19 Jan 2018

Simon Fox coffin

AN intriguing mystery has deepened after a headless body in a family mausoleum turned out to be that of a young woman - rather than a clan chief. A forensic examination was carried out on the bones contained

Health bosses consider new way of handling drinkers

Published: Thu 18 Jan 2018

Richard Burkitt

HEALTH chiefs in the Highlands are considering a cost-saving alternative solution to dealing with drunken revellers who regularly put unwanted pressures on increasingly stretched NHS resources. So-called

Strike still possible at Raigmore Hospital

Published: Thu 18 Jan 2018

Raigmore Hospital

THE threat of industrial action is still hanging over Raigmore Hospital - despite a first round of talks between management and unions. The GMB union has refused to contemplate changes to the terms and

New city bar raising cash for Highland Hospice

Published: Thu 18 Jan 2018

Leigh Farmer

A CITY bar is on a mission to raise thousands of pounds for Highland Hospice by asking customers to donate money rather than pay for their food. The fundraiser will take place at the recently-opened Revolution

A new beacon of hope to rise from the ashes

Published: Wed 17 Jan 2018

Lenny Robertson

LENNY Robertson was abroad on holiday when a fire engulfed the Culloden Court Care Home at Smithton. "My daughter telephoned me and, from what I heard, the whole community came together that night," recalled

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Men against Bairns as Caley run riot

Published: Tue 09 Jan 2018

INVERNESS Caledonian Thistle unleashed a first half blitz to kill the game off after just 30 minutes as they produced one of their best performances of the season.

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