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Pitmedden woman on high-profile mission

News
Flowline Specialists CEO Jim Smith with MSP Gillian Martin

Shire business praised by MSP

Business
BEAR Scotland

BEAR Scotland plans ahead of expected snow fall

News
The damaged train near Inverurie

Delays after train hits fallen tree near Inverurie

News

Students learn to blossom at horticulture careers day

News

BEAR Scotland plans ahead of expected snowfall

News

New scholarship set up in honour of prominent MND campaigner Gordon Aikman

News

Volunteering boosts tolerance, new study finds

News

Severe weather preparations in place

News

BEAR Scotland’s ‘Sir Andy Flurry’, Gritallica’ and ‘Ready, Spready, GO’ gritters get set to tackle wintery conditions!

Transport
Councillor Gillian Owen wants to see drivers curb their speed

Ellon councillor calls for action to cut speed on A948

Transport
Railway

Still no progress on North East rail improvement plans

Transport
Work on the AWPR

Further speed restriction for A90

Transport

Mobile phone driving penalty has been doubled

Crime
Police are seeking witnesses following the thefts

Police appeal after Ellon thefts

Crime
The Lucy Faithfull Foundation has said that 1530 people from Scotland contacted its Stop it Now! website last year.

Scottish paedophiles visiting website to help them change

Crime

Moves to tackle Aberdeenshire’s teacher recruitment problem

Education
The STEM Centre opening event in full swing.

£8 million extension at NES campus is officially opened

Education
spent a session learning to identify common birds. Pic: RSPB Images.

Local schools connect with nature

Education

Shire business praised by MSP

Business
The Newburgh Inn picked up accolades at regional hotel awards

Newburgh Inn celebrates awards

Business

BEAR Scotland’s ‘Sir Andy Flurry’, Gritallica’ and ‘Ready, Spready, GO’ gritters get set to tackle wintery conditions!

Transport

£10 million pounds for organisations to tackle climate change

Politics 3
Aberdeenshire Council

Council agrees its budget for year ahead

Politics

North east householders urged to take up fire safety visit offer

Environment
Pictured are Alick and David Hendry, who run Wester Manbeen dairy farm near Elgin, with consultant Aileen Buchanan.

New advisory group for north east’s organic farmers

Environment
Scottish Water says its charges will still be lower than the UK average after a 1.6 per cent increase.

Increase in Scottish Water charges to fund investment

Environment

Shigellosis: Everything you need to know about this highly infectious bug

Health

Vitamin D supplements key to combating common cold

Health
Aberdeenshire East MSP Gillian Martin.

Aberdeenshire MSP supports sign language training for health workers

Health
The Royal College of Midwives is concerned about growing pressures on Scotland's maternity services.

Maternity services facing rising demand

Health
Wildcat team members Lorna Donaldson, Keri Fickling and Keith Jenson

Charity pushes the button on initiative

Health