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Mixed reaction to Rothesay hotel proposal

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More than half of students fear they’ll never pay off debt

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Disabled young people feel failed at an early age

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Picture: John Devlin

New Clydesdale Bank notes raise funds for hospice care

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Research into juries to be carried out over the next two years

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Community councillors have their say on ambitious hotel proposal

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Island View: Celebrating the elderly

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New principal’s ambitious plans for Bute schools

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Ten driving rules you might have forgotten

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Police are investigating

Football fans warned over behaviour ahead of weekend of games

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More action needed on air pollution

Transport
At 90 per cent, Scotrails passenger satisfaction is back to its normal high levels, according to a new poll.

Rail passengers give Scotrail the thumbs up

Transport
From left: John Fairweather, regional resilience advisor, Karen Macaulay, national emergency preparedness communications and liaison manager (both Scottish Ambulance Service), Mark Ilderton, head of ScotRail Alliance Integrated Control.

Early interventions help unwell customers and cut delays

Transport
Photo by White House Studios 2017.

Opening date confirmed for Queensferry Crossing

Transport
Easter commuters face travel delays

Lengthy delays predicted for Easter travellers

Transport

Scots warned to keep their dogs on a tight leash

Crime
Key statistics from Crimestoppers show 575 criminals were arrested and charged.

Record number of Scots reporting crimes

Crime
Lady Dorrian, chairwoman of the Scottish Sentencing Council.

Public consultation on sentencing guidelines for Scottish courts

Crime
The new law came into force from July 3, 2017

Sharing intimate images without consent is not always about revenge

Crime

DVSA releases new videos to help learners prepare for driving test changes

Education
Police Scotland's campaign is aimed at the 500,000 students starting or returning to college and university this year.

Police campaign to help keep students safe

Education
A new poll reveals the student of 2017 is more likely to be found at home watching films rather than going for a beer, with money worries occupying their minds more than their predecessors.

Students of 2017 swap nightlife for Netflix

Education
David Buchanan recommends a career as an STEM teacher.

Teacher recruitment campaign expanded

Education
More young Scots are in positive destinations

More young Scots in education, training or work

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UK oil and gas reserves may only last a decade

Business
Power station workers across Scotland are threatening strike action over pay.

Power workers threaten strike action over “derisory” offer

Business
BrewDog was one of the first companies in Scotland to achieve Living Wage accreditation.

Positive support for Living Wage from Scottish public and employers

Business
There's a new wonder on the horizon. Picture: Greg Macvean

Queensferry Crossing opens to traffic

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1.8 million Scottish votes “wasted” in General Election

Politics
Argyll and Bute MP Brendan O'Hara, who retained his parliamentary seat for the SNP in last week's general election.

Argyll and Bute MP slams PM for election gamble

Politics

Live Blog: General Election 2017 fallout

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Scottish Greens co-convener Patrick Harvie at the Glad Cafe in Glasgow as the party publishes its manifesto for the snap General Election

ELECTION 2017: Which of these manifesto pledges from parties in Scotland do you agree with?

Politics

ELECTION 2017 ROUND-UP: Polls predict ‘bluewash’ as Emily Thornberry turns airwaves blue

Politics
Environment Minister, Roseanna Cunningham is encouraging people to recycle more. Pic: Michael Gillen.

Businesses urged to be ‘Waste Warriors’

Environment

Scots soft drinks maker recalls all flavoured water due to "presence of mould"

Health
Dr Mhairi Thurston

Call to rectify “patchy” school counselling services

Health
Health Secretary Shona Robison with Amanda Kopel.

Frank’s Law - Free personal care for under 65s

Health
The Mental Health Foundation Scotland has launched its 'It's time to talk about it campaign' ahead of Suicide Prevention Day.

Charity calls for action to tackle rising suicide rate

Health
New figures show a  third (33 per cent) of homes in Scotland do not have a carbon monoxide (CO) alarm.

Families in Scotland at risk of carbon monoxide poisoning in their homes

Health