THE FIRST spring gathering of forensic odontologists in a number of years is to be held at the Shetland Museum and Archives on Saturday.
MAVERICK campaigner Stuart Hill's argument over the court's jurisdiction in Shetland has "sunk without trace".
POLICE are looking for information after an incident at Toft pier on Thursday.
THERE is a positive future ahead for the Shetland fishing industry, with multi-million pound investment in the white fish and pelagic sectors reflecting renewed confidence, according to Lerwick Port Authority chief executive Sandra Laurenson.
A SEVENTY five year old woman from Unst who collided with a young cyclist at a blind bend while driving near to the Baltasound Hotel has been fined £400 and given eight penalty points.
THE CHAIRMAN of Shetland Islands Council's education and families committee said he is "very pleased" with a decision from councillors to approve the idea of merging Shetland's tertiary education sector.
OFFICIALS from the University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI) are set to visit Shetland in mid-June as moves continue to be made locally for student accommodation to feature at the old Anderson High School site.
POSSESSING a single ecstasy tablet cost a 20 year old man £300 when he appeared at Lerwick Sheriff Court on Wednesday.
A MAN who drove with over three times the limit of alcohol in his blood was fined £630 and banned from driving for 16 months at Lerwick Sheriff Court on Wednesday.
A SOCIAL work report has been ordered for a woman who defrauded the Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) of almost £11,000.
POLICE and town centre based organisations are warning drivers to familiarise themselves with the road rules around Lerwick's Commercial Street and be aware of pedestrians as the tourist season gets busier.
A MAN was released on bail after appearing from custody at Lerwick Sheriff Court on Thursday accused of assaulting two men in the Douglas Arms pub in Lerwick at the weekend.
INVESTING in green energy sources and focusing on efficiency measures like insulation helped Shetland Islands Council make a "significant reduction" in its carbon emissions over the last financial year.
A MAN from Glasgow appeared from custody at Lerwick Sheriff Court on Monday on a petition alleging assault to severe injury and the danger of life.