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Tourism experts discuss how to grow the North-east’s £30m golf industry

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The baby squirrel was rescued from a felled tree. Picture: Scottish SPCA

Baby squirrel found in felled tree in Aberdeenshire

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Sue Ryder Dee View Court in Aberdeen. Pic: Sue Ryder / Colin Hattersley Photography

Extension granted for neurological centre in Aberdeen

Health
Jo-Anne Hamilton from The National Autistic Society Scotland, Karen Gunn from Aberdeen City Health and Social Care Partnership, and Alex Pirrie from Aberdeenshire Health and Social Care Partnership with the VR technology

Technology shows the world through the eyes of an autistic child

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New research reveals home buying trends

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2nd place for Mackie in Rock Challenge

Whats on

Average speed cameras to be introduced between Stonehaven and Dundee

Transport

A90 bridge demolition work to begin on Monday

Transport

Small grants to help fight global poverty

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Nadine Coyle is asking glasses wearers to prove their specs appeal and be in with a chance of winning �10,000 cash.

Nadine Coyle launches 2017 search for Specsavers Spectacle Wearer of the Year

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Average speed cameras to be introduced between Stonehaven and Dundee

Transport
A view of the contraflow system which will be in place from next week.

A90 bridge demolition work to begin on Monday

Transport
Resurfacing begins on March 13 and runs for three nights

Road closures and contraflows for A90 at Charleston

Transport
A stretch of the A90 dual carriageway.

Put us in picture on A90 roadworks

Transport
A view of the contraflow system which will be in place from next week.

Upcoming AWPR works could have “significant impact” on Stonehaven traffic

Transport

Public urged to speak up and report hate crime

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Officers conducted visible patrols in Stonehaven, Portlethen and Laurencekirk.

Six charged with shoplifting in Kincardine and Mearns

Crime
On average, an offence is reported every two hours in Scotland.

Recorded child abuse cases hit an all-time high

Crime
The Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill aims to tackle those who use coercive and controlling behaviour.

New law to tackle psychological abuse

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2nd place for Mackie in Rock Challenge

Whats on
Johnshaven Primary School pupils Nathan Watson and Aiden Wardrop pictured with  the school's language teacher Frida Mittmann who teaches French and Spanish.

Johnshaven youngsters win in multilingual poetry competition

Education
The new Hillside School in Portlethen.

Opening of new Portlethen school delayed

Education
Dunnottar Primary School

Illegal parking ‘putting children at risk’

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Aberdeenshire pupils are preparing to take part in this weekend's schools' championships.

Aberdeenshire pipers pitch up for schools’ championships

Education

Average speed cameras to be introduced between Stonehaven and Dundee

Transport
A view of the contraflow system which will be in place from next week.

A90 bridge demolition work to begin on Monday

Transport
Drum Castle in Banchory saw a visitor increase of 87.5 per cent

Tourism soars at three north east attractions

Business
Gyles Brandreth will host the awards ceremony.

Finalists revealed for North-east’s Elevator business awards

Business

Volunteers needed for beach toilets

Politics
Jeff Hutchison and George Carr

Second Scottish Conservative and Unionist candidate announced for Mearns

Politics

Plans for Hogmanay concert backed

Politics
Mains of Cowie site

Mains of Cowie appeal rejected

Politics
Roddy has helped to keep the boardwalk clean for the past two years.

Horizon thank Roddy for keeping boardwalk clear

News
Free home fire safety visits can be arranged with SFRS.

North east householders urged to take up fire safety visit offer

Environment

Extension granted for neurological centre in Aberdeen

Health
NHS 24 is reminding the public that healthy alternatives to chocolate are available for Easter.

Stay healthy at Easter

Health
Cabinet Secretary for Health listens to the questions from our readers. Picture: Greg Macvean

Striking a healthy balance

Health
One in five referrals were refused in 2015.

Call for a review of children and young people rejected by mental health services

Health
Health secretary Shona Robison announced extra funding for Scots GPs

Where next for the NHS in Scotland?

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