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Lochmaddy ferry linkspan closure

Lewis religious history book back in print

Angus MacNeil nominated for MP of the Year award

Letter: Scrapped flights

Letter:  “Big Brother proposals a shambles”

South Uist in line for 4G mobile signal

Ferry waits for passengers

Crofters’ turbines “need” corporate windfarms for subsea cable

Video: Coastguard helicopters in long range rescue off Western Isles

Gale force winds will delay ferry

Low prices are here to stay pledges Flybe

Loganair gatecrashes Flybe meeting

Take-off announced for first ever Benbecula - Edinburgh air link

£1 million grant for proposed Gaelic centre in South Uist

Council tax arrears councillor restricted from voting

John Swinney officially opens new e-Sgoil satellite hub

Ferry sailings suspended in rough weather

Funeral service arrangements for Fr Donald MacKay

Algal scum discovered near popular beach

Islander seriously injured after hit by car  

Crofters voice concerns to MSP

African footballers score with Point kit

Baby boxes being sent to new parents

Western Isles leading in land reform

Flybe public meeting over Stornoway air fare war

Ferry faces disruption

Year of Young People fund

Shellfish toxin back to safe levels

Island mental health project seeks volunteers

Concern over plummeting numbers of special constables

Largest cruise liner of summer visits Stornoway

Carloway win Eilean an Fhraoich title

Death of well known Uist priest

Body found on beach believed to be missing tourist

Man accused of biting police officer

Island resident faces sex assault charge

Thief breaks into eagle observatory donations box   

Whale tracking app allows people to report sightings

Campers caught out by bad weather

Islanders invited to Jeremy Corbyn rally in Stornoway

Lodge Fortrose fundraising for local charities

New food and writing festival

South Uist play at the Edinburgh Fringe

Ticks and Lyme disease seminar

Stornoway first stop on Corbyn tour

Islander jailed after Ibrox attempted break-in

Businesses caught out by vishing scam

Report into oil rig grounding to be made public

Ferry disruption

Pupils receive exam results

Carloway win Lewis and Harris League

Exam results helpline

Police dogs involved in search for missing man

Major upgrade planned for Barratlantic factory

Barra and Vatersay involved in pilot community energy project

Drink driver disqualified

Islander fined over gestures to girls

No insurance

New look carnival a roaring success

Inter-island ferry being taken out of service for repairs

Carnival prizewinners

UK government accused of watering down restrictions on fishing access

Letter:  Groundhog Day

Photos:  Fun at the carnival

Photos:  Lewis Carnival procession

Uig Chessmen one of ‘25 objects that shaped Scotland’s history’

Ferry returns to port after medical emergency

New ministers for the Free Church in the Western Isles

Letter:  Biblical authority  

Letter:   Cal Mac check-in woes

Islander used threatening behaviour

Careless driver loses licence

Iceland opening new store in Stornoway

No signal for EE users

Speedster fined

Vandalism spree

Two year ban from island pub

Major land and air search for missing man on Lewis

Extra ferry runs for Stornoway service to cope with “unprecedented demand”

Fishery cruiser seafarers set to strike over pay row

Improvement in children’s care services in the Western Isles

Museum shut for fire alarm repairs

Urgent appeal over missing German tourist

Plan to tackle traffic congestion at Stornoway ferry terminal

Shellfish toxin back to safe levels

Police inquiries continue into Castlebay deaths

Volunteers sought for whale watching week

Ceòlas symposium illuminates mediaeval bardic lineage

Dementia awareness roadshow

Church bids to convert pub

Hebridean Celtic Festival hailed a success

Princess Royal praises “unique” Harris Tweed

Alarm raised for shellfish divers off Barra

Lifejackets implicated in Louisa tragedy carried on Western Isles ferries

Third cuddle cot donated to islands

Letter:  Toxic subjects  

Crew “let down” by safety organisations

Louisa owners will implement recommendations

Ferry service cancelled for repairs

Death of Harris Tweed patriarch

Letter:  Improvements required over “shambolic” ferry problem

Missing man is found

Strong winds affect ferry timetable

Fears for future of mobile library service

Letter: Intrepid intervention

Man charged following car crash

Timetable disruption on inter-island ferry

Shellfish warning lifted

Five new entrants to crofting

Ferry delayed by technical issue

Letter: Tub-thumping is out of fashion

Low tides affect ferry service

Free breakfast for HebCeltFest fans

Talking about scams

Death of former councillor

Concern over agriculture subsidies

Comhairle needs to tackle depopulation says SNP

Barra care home inspection

Jeremy Corbyn to visit Western Isles as Labour steps up pressure to take island seat from SNP

Flybe reducing credit card surcharge before national ban

Hebridean Celtic Festival in full swing

MP raises fishing crew shortage problem

Island teenager accused over sexual allegations

Children taken to hospital after exposure to chemical solution

Warning over algae in loch

Step forward for Western Isles windfarm plans

Harbour improvements for new ferry to be unveiled at exhibition events

Summer festival safety advice  

Islander found dead is formally identified

VisitScotland advisors allegedly tell Hebridean-bound tourists to stock up on the mainland

Shellfish picking warning

Two people taken to hospital after South Uist incident

Plans to build eight flats in Tarbert

£1.7 million Stornoway Airport taxiway refurbishment contract awarded  

Letter:  All at sea over ferries

Refugee Bill to be presented by Isles MP

Letter: Bible “doesn’t believe in climate change”

Midge Biters rally raises nearly £3800 for local charity

Sailings delayed after ferry breakdown

New forum aims to give communities a voice on Cal Mac ferry services

Strong winds affect ferry sailing

Scammers targeting younger generation

Warning over potentially toxic algae on freshwater loch

Letter: Ferry predictions ignored

Isles MP heads parliamentary international trade committee

Concern over end of local blood collection services

High levels of shellfish toxin in sealoch

Additional ferry for Stornoway is “priority”

Lewis singer signs major record deal

Broken-down ferry is repaired

New council leaders commit to Islands Bill

Carloway gardens open day

Seven up for the Leanne Fund

New rescue helicopters for Stornoway as base joins national network

Sold-out Ceòlas 2017 abuzz with music and craic

Barra ferry sailings disrupted for Tiree festival

Stornoway RNLI lifeboat Open Day

24 new homes formally opened in Lewis

Increase in affordable housing

Photos: Hundreds attend Fishermen’s Mass and blessing of the boats

Support for young skippers to invest in boats

Decision over island windfarms promised “very shortly”

“Cuddle cot” gifted to Barra community

Manchester bomb victim Laura MacIntyre moved to Glasgow hospital

Latest phase of new housing development

Fèis Eilean na Hearadh rises from the ashes

HebCelt launches global augmented reality campaign

Letter: Labour “failed” on broadband

Aquaculture industry contributes £620 million to economy

MSP calls for two ferries on busy Stornoway route

Comhairle welcomes rocket range radars

Letter: Better broadband in the Australian outback

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Land Court deadline against corporate windfarm

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Flannan Isles swimming quest ...........................

 

Stornoway oil rig at scrap yard  

 

 

 

 

 

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Bovine TB outbreak confirmed in Skye

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Transocean Winner oil rig crash anniversary       

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Stornoway Coastguard helicopter on double emergency missions  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Missing man’s rucksack found .............................

Plans for student halls in Stornoway .............................

Two men in Barra diving accident  

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Princess Anne opens £2.4 million Harris Tweed mill extension

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Catalogue of errors in fishing boat tragedy

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Photos: Bereaved parents release butterflies in remembrance event

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Butterfly release in memory of lost babies