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1 hr ago | Galloway Today
Police have named the man killed when his motorcycle collided with a Mercedes van on the A713 near Dalry on Wednesday.
6 hrs ago | BBC News
An advert for the event said an all-night party on 18 September would be "followed in the morning with a celebration champagne brunch".
9 hrs ago | The Daily Record
Electric Fields music festival ready to rock Dumfries and Galloway with acts including Prides, We Were Promised Jetpacks, Honeyblood and Fatherson Electric Fields organisers have announced a last minute addition to the region's newest festival - the Red Bull Studios Stage Electric Fields, which takes place in the grounds of Drumlanrig Castle, ... (more)
14 hrs ago | BBC News
An increased police presence in rural areas would act as a deterrent to wildlife crime, the Law Society of Scotland has said.
This year's Spring Fling visual art and craft event was the biggest ever with 40,000 studio visits and A 1.4 million brought in for the local economy.
In December 2006 an in-depth article appeared in this newspaper looking at the future prospects of the Scottish ski industry.
A permanent memorial to a Spitfire pilot which features the propeller of the plane he was flying now has pride of place in a Braes village.
Mr Lochhead said farming had a key role in Scotland's economy, but claimed the sector had been "badly let down by a Westminster establishment that is obsessed with London and the South East".
A DISPUTE over fees for sculpting religious statues in Scotland led to the murder of a prominent Buddhist monk, a trial in China is expected to hear today.
IT WAS immortalised in the poem The Banks of the Nith by Robert Burns and is renowned for its beauty.
The search for new Children's Panel members in Dumfries and Galloway got underway today at the launch of a new campaign.
Police and Fire services are set to have their control rooms relocated this November following the formation of Police Scotland and the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service in April 2013.
Dumfries and Galloway Council is to make a grant of A 37,000 to support this year's Wigtown Book Festival.
People in Dumfries and Galloway can find out more about college and university life at Skills Development Scotland's Higher Education Convention on Monday, September 8 at Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries.
FLOUNDER tramping returned to the Solway Firth with nearly 300 competitors from all over the country taking to the sands.
Updated: Thu Aug 28, 2014 04:11 pm
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