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MSP demands assurances on future of vital frontline service

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Gillian Martin MSP has written to the Clydesdale Bank to urge them to reconsider the decision.

MSP and councillor urge rethink on Mintlaw closure

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John Cropley of Buchan Community Radio

BCR’s urgent appeal to find new premises

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Local Government minister Kevin Stewart.

New law to aid community buyouts

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Count the wildlife that’s counting on you

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Almost half of Scotland’s dogs gained too much weight over Xmas

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Public urged to vote for Scotland’s beavers

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Forth comes first in UK-wide public vote

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A new programme has been launched to encourage potential officers from black and minority ethnic (BME) backgrounds to consider a career in policing.

Police Scotland launches BME recruitment project

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Cancer Research UK Unity Bands.

Scots urged to unite for World Cancer Day

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Still no progress on North East rail improvement plans

Transport

Call for public ownership of Scotland’s trains

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Picture: Greg Macvean

Public consultation on future rail services launched

Transport

Fuel prices fall as big four supermarkets make 3p cuts

Transport

Protest day over train services

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Acquisitive crime figures fall across Shire

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The initiative focused on the Banff and Buchan areas.

Warrants carried out in days of action under Operation Pine

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Netflix users have been contacted recently by email scammers.

Warning over Netflix scam

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Police Scotland

Car found at Buchanhaven pier

Crime

Undergraduate application deadline is looming

Education
The P2/3 Mexican contingent of Riley Craig, Paul Gallagher, Abi Cordiner, Lewis Hay and Harriet Jones.

A trip around the world for Clerkhill audience

Education

BCR’s urgent appeal to find new premises

Business
The Clydesdale Bank Mintlaw branch

MSP to meet with bank bosses to discuss closures

Business
An artist's impression of the carbon capture development at Peterhead

Carbon capture project cost taxpayers £100 million

Business
Fisheries Secretary Fergus Ewing.

Crab and lobster conservation measures

Business

New law to aid community buyouts

Politics
Gillian Martin says the new funding is very welcome news for Aberdeenshire

MSP welcomes early years workforce expansion in Shire

Politics
Eilidh Whiteford MP has questioned the Prime Minister on her passing reference to the interests of Spanish fishermen during the negotiations to leave theEU.

MP questons PM on Spanish fishermen deal

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Peter Chapman has encouraged Scottish Government ministers to fully engage with their UK counterparts.

SNP urged to get behind UK Government on Brexit fishing talks

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Marion Buchan is looking forward to meeting local residents.

Marion named as Tory candidate for Central Buchan

Politics
Gales are expected to batter most of Scotland from Wednesday

Blizzards set to bring travel disruption across Scotland

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Arctic blast set to bring snow and bitterly cold temperatures to Scotland

Environment

Foreign trees more a threat than grazing

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Scots urged to unite for World Cancer Day

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Cervical screening is at a 10-year low while the number of deaths from cervical cancer has increased by 24 per cent.

Concern as cancer screening hits 10-year low

Health

Scots can beat the blues with simple steps

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Tips on beating the winter blues are available from the NHS online.

Help to beat the winter blues

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Entries from statutory records have been released onto ScotlandsPeople - the family history website operated by the National Records of Scotland.

Latest birth, death and marriage records released

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