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Police say a body found by a walker on a beach in Dumfries and Galloway has been identified as that of a missing Annan man.
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NHS Dumfries and Galloway's plans to close dental provision at the health centre in Minnigaff were met with dismay by members of Cree Valley Community Council this week.
British energy company BP said in an annual report it was exploring other options for exploration drilling onshore in Libya because of security concerns.
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From a lightkeeper's house and lighthouse in Dumfries and Galloway, to a former firestation converted into loft apartments in Brooklyn, New York.
Three new Burns Trails will let visitors absorb information about the Scottish Bard and his poetry while enjoying the landscapes of south Scotland that inspired his work.
An air ambulance was scrambled to Wigtown on Monday afternoon after a local lady was reported to have fallen on ice and injured her shoulder.
They fear the proposals for the joint development near the old runaway at Dumfries Enterprise Park will result in increased traffic, excess noise, bad smells and vermin in surrounding areas.
THE partner of a fisherman who was lost at sea has made an emotional appeal for all workers to wear a life jacket after new figures suggested many are not regularly using the safety devices.
Officers from Dumfries and Galloway Council's Community and Customer Services team will consult with customers about changes planned for of Whithorn Library tomorrow, Thursday, March 6, between 3.30pm and 4.30pm.
Firefighters were sent to the property at Broomrig Court in Lincluden at about 00:15 on Tuesday following reports of a smoke alarm having been activated.
The issue of NHS provisions in the Stranraer area must be left to NHS Dumfries and Galloway to deal with, local councillors were told this week.
Aberdeen, Dumfries and Galloway, Renfrewshire, Inverclyde, South Lanarkshire and Glasgow councils have also warned they may leave in April 2015.
The Moss of Cree Road between Newton Stewart and Wigtown, which was closed due to subsidence last week, has been reopened to traffic.
There was a stunned silence at Monday night's meeting of Cree Valley Community Council when a Dumfries and Galloway Council official delivered the shock news that the McMillan Hall would be shut for seven months for essential repairs.