2nd July 2015
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‘Threatening’ man told to stay out of trouble
23/06/2015, by in News

A man has been ordered to keep his nose clean for four months after attending his wife's house while "clearly drunk". (more…) Read more...

Road remains closed after fatal crash
22/06/2015, by in News

Police have named the 66-year-old man who died in a road traffic collision on the A970 near Cunningsburgh Hall yesterday as Michael Robertson, who was retired and lived in Sandwick.The two vehicle collision between a car and a sports utility vehicle, which was towing a caravan, happened at aroun... Read more...

Orkney win Junior Inter-County
21/06/2015, by in Headlines, News, Sport

Orkney sealed their overall win in the Junior Inter-County with a win this afternoon in the netball. They stormed to a 30-point lead with a 6-0 victory over the hosts in Friday's hockey match. The visitors were 2-0 up by half time with goals by Ruth Clark. In the second half Kelsey Hutchison score... Read more...