Cops seek Inverness housebreaker

Police are investigating the sudden death of Stewart Nicholson

POLICE in Inverness have appealed for information from the public after a house in the Crown district of the city was broken into and some valuables stolen. The break-in happened between 4pm last Saturday and 7.50am on Monday at a house in Southside Road.

Drugs suspect reported to fiscal

Published: Mon 01 Sep 2014

Police are anxious to trace missing man.

A 42-YEAR-OLD Inverness man is to be reported to the procurator fiscal in connection with alleged drugs offences.

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Staggies make treble deadline swoop

Published: Tue 02 Sep 2014

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MANAGERLESS Ross County made a triple deadline day transfer swoop as the club aims to get off the foot of the Scottish Premiership.


North Focus camera contest - July winner

THIS shot of Eilean Donan Castle in Wester Ross at sunset was taken by Craig Urquhart, 22 Windsor Place, Conon Bridge, and is the readers' Picture of the Month for JUly. It now goes forward to our Picture

North Focus camera contest - July winner

North Focus camera contest - June winner

THIS shot of a Hercules C130 aircraft out on a training exercise in the Highlands is our readers' picture of the month winner for June.

North Focus camera contest - June winner

Sunset around the Highlands

A series of sunsets from around the Highlands are our pictures of the week from readers. See this week's Highland New, North Star and Lochaber News for details of a super new contest coming soon.

Sunset around the Highlands

Now that's a rock face!

LOOK carefully can you see a rock "face" in this rockface at Glen Affric in our latest readers' picture of the week?

Now that's a rock face!

The Northern Lights!

TWO delightful shots of the recent spectacular Northern Lights show over the Highlands are our pictures of the week from readers. North Focus is your chance to have one of your top shots published. Keeping

The Northern Lights!

Watch the birdie!

TWO quirky wildlife shots are our pictures of the week from readers.

Watch the birdie!

Sunset over Eigg

AN atmospheric sunset over the island of Eigg is this week's top shot from readers.

Sunset over Eigg

Loch Ness from Dores

A view of Loch Ness from Dores is our readers' picture of the week.

Loch Ness from Dores

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