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Rare bird spotted

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Mr Bowie spoke after Audit Scotland found a recognised risk for health chiefs in its annual audit of the Aberdeenshire integrated joint board.

'Fresh ideas' needed to combat GP shortages in rural Aberdeenshire

Health
Cameras are located 5-7km apart, with 15 cameras operating in each direction

A90 average speed cameras set to go live

Transport
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Advisors turn up pressure over Istanbul Convention

Politics

Gove accused of ignoring letters on farming post-Brexit

Politics

New link road to open as part of AWPR works

News

Only one in ten women in Scotland exceed the recommended amount of exercise per week

Health
The average home holds a host of hidden dangers, especially for the young, the elderly and those who are the most vulnerable.

Driving home the burns awareness message

Health

Mackie U18s in superb form to beat City

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Stonehaven Ladies & Gents Bowling Club prizegiving

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Scott Booth, now head coach of Glasgow City, believes change should be resisted at all levels of the Scotland set-up

Scott Booth: Scotland must stick with manager and the plan

Football

Mixed emotions for Mackie netball teams

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Laurencekirk Bowling Club Presentation Dinner

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Stonehaven Ladies hit double figures in Buckie demolition

Football
Spirit of North Hop will be the stage for some exciting new products, many of which are a first for Scotland

New festival to celebrate Scotland’s innovative spirits industry

Whats on
The event was first run in 2015 and provides a showcase for some of the wonderful craft breweries in North-east Scotland.

Laurencekirk Beer Festival gets underway this weekend

Whats on

Friday the 13th: Why is it unlucky?

Whats on

Retailers slammed for selling ‘sickening’ Hallowe’en costumes

Lifestyle

1 in 4 UK workers wouldn’t take a sick day unless hospitalised

Lifestyle

Lost cats and missing keys top list of ridiculous 999 calls

Lifestyle