NORTHLINK passenger ferry MV Hrossey is expected to arrive in Lerwick at teatime on Wednesday after having to return to Aberdeen last night after some windows smashed in strong winds.
A MAN who stalked his own mother and sister over a 10-month period last year has been placed under supervision and given a non-harassment order.
A MAN from Lerwick who was found in possession of heroin worth an estimated £3,500 has had his sentence deferred until May.
A MAN from Lerwick who spat in the face of another man who he thought had been spreading rumours about him has been given 50 hours of unpaid work to complete.
TWO men who admitted injuring another man by assaulting him before dragging him out of a house will learn their fate in May.
SHETLAND Foodbank, based at Lerwick's St Magnus Street, has seen a slight increase in demand over the last 12 months - and the proportion of islanders requiring food parcels is significantly higher than the national average.
Young Enterprise company Fancie Tins will represent Shetland in the Scottish finals in Glasgow, after winning the local competition on Monday night.
A SERIAL offender who pleaded guilty to making 28 nuisance phone calls to the police has been remanded in custody after appearing at Lerwick Sheriff Court on Monday.
FOUR trustees including Millgaet Media owner Malcolm Younger and chiropractor Geoffrey Hay have been appointed to Shetland Charitable Trust.
AWARD-WINNING soul singer and songwriter Yola Carter is to play two mid-summer shows in Shetland as part of a Scottish tour with her trio.
A NUMBER of international tour operators will visit Shetland in the coming days to sample some of the isles' top visitor attractions.
AN EXHIBITION documenting the work of knitwear designer Victoria Gibson is set to take place at the Shetland Textile Museum in Lerwick.
TWO local charities have benefitted to the tune of over £7,500 each after receiving money through the Co-op's membership scheme.