Airline profits, a fire festival, and major hotel plans
• Troubled Loganair has faced criticism for its quality of service after announcing increased profits.
• A man who admitted sexually abusing young girls has begun a five year prison sentence.
• Read about a new group’s plans to take over the Westings Inn in Whiteness.
• Jarl Haakon Haraldsson – Bryan Garrick – prepares to stride forth for the first fire festival of the year.
• Read our exclusive story on how Shetland kye could soon be seen on the plains of Texas.
• Pressure is put on the Scottish government over delayed payments to crofters.
• Seven more familiar folk tell of their highlights in 2015.
• Read the second part of Charlie Simpson’s feature on how technology transformed telecommunications.