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  1. 'Legal high' warning after NHS studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | BBC News

    A study by NHS Tayside has warned of a "rapidly growing issue" around the use of so-called "legal high" drugs. The heath board spoke to 700 people in Dundee, Angus and Perth and Kinross anonymously as part of the study of "new psychoactive substances".

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  2. Pair to face campsite death trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Newsday

    Two people are to go on trial charged with causing the death of a man by dangerous driving at a campsite. Nathaniel Cooper, 30, from Inverbervie, and Kylie Johnston, 26, from Stonehaven, are both alleged to have been driving a car when Andrew MacKay was crushed between it and a caravan.

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  3. Helicopter used in hunt for missing Shaun RitchieRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Scotsman.com

    Shaun Ritchie, 20, vanished on a country road in Aberdeenshire while out with friends in the early hours of Saturday morning. a Subscribe to our daily newsletter and get the latest news, sport and business headlines delivered to your inbox every morning He was last seen in an area between Strichen and the A98 Fraserburgh to Banff road and no-one has heard from him since.

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  4. Specialist resources deployed in search for ShaunRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2014 | Buchan Observer

    A number of specialist resources including the dive and marine unit are to be utilised today as searches continue for missing person Shaun Ritchie, 20. Divisional officers will be assisted by Search and Rescue dogs, the Police Scotland helicopter, the Police Scotland Mountain Rescue team and the Royal Air Force Mountain Rescue team as well as specialist dog handlers. Searches will focus on the area in which Shaun was last seen which was between Strichen and the A98 Fraserburgh to Banff Road on the night of Friday, October, 31. When Shaun was last seen, he was wearing dark grey skinny jeans, a white t-shirt, a grey hoodie and brown trainers.

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  5. A time to remember...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2014 | Fife Now

    People across Levenmouth and the East Neuk are preparing to pay their respects on Sunday to members of the armed forces who died in the line of duty. There are several services taking place in and around Levenmouth, the surrounding villages and along the coast throughout the official day of remembrance.

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  6. Work begins on Broch's Home Bargains storeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2014 | Fraserburgh Herald

    The new store will be located adjacent to Fraserburgh's ASDA superstore between watermill Road and the Sandhaven road. . Speaking to the Herald this week, Cllr Tait said the first part of the building warrant application was for 'shed' approval which allows work to start on constructing the building.

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  7. 'Most expensive' postcodes revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Newsday

    The two cities accounted for most of the 92 properties sold for more A 1m in the first nine months of the year. The New Town in Edinburgh saw the highest number of high-value properties changing hands, with nine sales ranging between A 1m and A 1.8m in EH3.

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  8. SNH shuts website temporarilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Newsday

    On its Facebook page, which has not been affected, SNH said: "Thankfully, these issues are rare, but we take them extremely seriously." Four Russian medal ceremonies are to be held in Scotland to honour sailors who served on WWII's Arctic Convoys.

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  9. MSP calls for urgent meeting on junctionRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Mearns Today

    Nigel Don, MSP for Angus North and Mearns, has called for an urgent meeting to consider how a grade separated junction at Laurencekirk is to be provided. He has asked Nestrans, Transport Scotland, Aberdeenshire Council and Angus Council to meet after recent submissions by Transport Scotland to planning applications.

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  10. Stay safe at a Bonfire DisplayRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Ellon Times

    Enjoy a safe Bonfire Night this year at one of the organised bonfire and firework displays that will take place in Inverurie, Kintore, Kemnay and Oldmeldrum. This year's Inverurie and District Bonfire and Fireworks Night will be held on Saturday, November 1, at the Thainstone Centre, Inverurie.

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  11. Inverurie to host new children's book launchRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Ellon Times

    A brand new book by Aberdeen author and playwright Mike Gibb will receive its official launch in Inverurie this week. And although copies of "Anna's Adventures In Wonderland" have already been shipped off to America, Australia, Portugal and several other countries, the official launch will be held in Inverurie on Saturday 1 November at the Cat Protection League Christmas Fair in the Town Hall that takes place from 1-4pm.

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  12. UK's Charles, Camilla to meet war victims on Colombia, Mexico tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | AlertNet

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  13. Protest over village school planRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | BBC News

    Plans are in place to merge Findochty Primary School with another school in Portknockie, Portessie or Cullen, as part of a 10-year improvement plan. Members of the Findochty community will march along the High Street in Elgin and present a petition to the council.

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  14. Buchan 'plug socket' engagement startsRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Buchan Observer

    Consultation with Buchan residents starts next week on an onshore 'plug socket' for a power cable which will connect Scotland and Norway. The feedback from local people and interests on NorthConnect will help finalise plans for a converter station near Peterhead ahead of submitting a planning application to Aberdeenshire Council in 2015.

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  15. Shutdown fears amid power warningRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Hampshire Chronicle

    Fire crews spray water at the scene of a fire at Didcot B Power Station in Oxfordshire, which is expected to return to around 50% service this week. A big freeze this winter could see factories paid to shut down at peak times as the UK struggles to keep the lights on, a report revealed today.

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  16. Former Forres pair take over at IslavaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | The Northern Scot

    The experienced duo had taken charge in a caretaker role when previous boss Donnie Mackay quit earlier this month, but have agreed to take on the job permanently. Sharp said both he and Hendry are not available every game due to their jobs as distillery shift workers, but wanted to help out their hometown club.

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  17. Energy Crunch: Plan To Keep The Lights OnRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | LBC 97.3

    National Grid has warned that the UK may be forced to resort to emergency measures to keep the lights on if bad weather strikes this winter. Its annual Winter Outlook report looking at the capacity margin - the gap between total electricity generating capacity and peak demand - was compiled as the country misses output from five key power stations following fires or safety checks.

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  18. Biggest danger of power blackouts in 8 years, says Winter Outlook ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Daily Mail

    Will the lights go off this winter? Biggest danger of power blackouts in eight years forces energy bosses to consider paying factories to shut down Britain is facing its tightest energy squeeze in eight years this winter and would fail to produce basic reserves if there is a one-in-20-years cold snap, it was revealed today. The gap between supply and demand will be just 4.1 per cent - the narrowest since winter 2006 - as National Grid considers paying factories to shut down or reopening mothballed plants to prevent blackouts if there is exceptionally bad weather.

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  19. EnQuest Selects Technip for Mega Subsea ContractRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Marine News

    Technip was awarded by EnQuest earlier this year a large engineering, procurement, installation and construction contract for the Kraken development located in the North Sea, 400 kilometers North-East of Aberdeen and 130 kilometers East of Shetland, at a water depth of approximately 120 meters.

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  20. Food and drink success for Moray businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | The Northern Scot

    A total of 41 businesses had been shortlisted for the 14 awards, which were handed out last Friday at a ceremony in Inverness. Picking up the healthier food and drink award was The Scottish Goat Meat Company from Keith.

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