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By-election to replace Councillor Graham Ross to take place in August

By-election to replace Councillor Graham Ross to take place in August

By-election to replace Councillor Graham Ross to take place in August

A by-election to replace a departing Inverness councillor will take place in tandem with a similar poll in Caithness in August.


Highland MSPs issue call for urgent mental health support for young people

Highland MSPs issue call for urgent mental health support for young people

Highland MSPs issue call for urgent mental health support for young people

Separately Conservative Donald Cameron and the SNP's Emma Roddick say help is 'vital'


Decison over moving to level zero restrictions delayed

Decison over moving to level zero restrictions delayed

Decison over moving to level zero restrictions delayed

The First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon, was speaking in Holyrood today as she gave her regular coronavirus briefing to fellow MSPs.


Flood woes set to come to an end for Wester Inshes residents

Flood woes set to come to an end for Wester Inshes residents

Flood woes set to come to an end for Wester Inshes residents

Works are scheduled to correct problems in the drainage infrastructure.


Highland MSP Douglas Ross donates wage to Keiran's Legacy

Highland MSP Douglas Ross donates wage to Keiran's Legacy

Highland MSP Douglas Ross donates wage to Keiran's Legacy

MR Ross will donate his monthly wage to a different charity every month.


Highland families urged to apply for grants to give best start in life

Highland families urged to apply for grants to give best start in life

Highland families urged to apply for grants to give best start in life

The payment, which is only available in Scotland, is open to families who get tax credits or certain other benefit.


Steep rise in Highland homelessness blamed on the Covid pandemic

Steep rise in Highland homelessness blamed on the Covid pandemic

Steep rise in Highland homelessness blamed on the Covid pandemic

More than half of Inverness Highland housing register lets go to homeless people as the council warns of 'very significant pressures'


A huge £550 million Loch Ness hydro scheme is approved by the Scottish Government

A huge £550 million Loch Ness hydro scheme is approved by the Scottish Government

A huge £550 million Loch Ness hydro scheme is approved by the Scottish Government

The Red John project is expected to create as many as 700 jobs


Carers win backing for campaign as politicians put best feet forward

Carers win backing for campaign as politicians put best feet forward

Carers win backing for campaign as politicians put best feet forward

POLITICIANS are putting their best feet forward to support a campaign celebrating Carers Week and highlight the invaluable work of unpaid carers.


Labour MSP leads calls for safeguards to be enforced on online adult sites

Labour MSP leads calls for safeguards to be enforced on online adult sites

Labour MSP leads calls for safeguards to be enforced on online adult sites

Highlands and Islands Labour MSP Rhoda Grant is calling on the UK government to implement measures to prevent children accessing pornography websites.


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