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Reviews / Debunking the falsehood about plastic recycling
Colour Challenge 2019 - 22 June 2019
Business / Space centre team finalising plans
Marine / Three new pelagic trawlers for Shetland
Transport / Another helicopter emergency at Sumburgh
Court / Fined for drug possession
Features / Pretty as a picture!Request for readers’ garden photos for our forthcoming gallery.
Court / Saucepan attack man imprisoned
Nature / ‘Suspicious’ activity caught on puffin webcam
Court / Ban for drink driver who wrecked car
Helicopter lands safely
Court / Fines and penalty points for driving offences
Letters / Managing community benefit from commercial renewable energy schemes
Sport / Footballers progress to semi-finals
News round-up / Jarl squad donations, sea eagle exhibition, new worm discovered, improv comedy gig
Environment / Schoolchildren to strike in climate protest
Sport / Motorbike trials first for West Burrafirth
High proportion of long-term empty homes
Community / Redevelopment of old youth centre among Scalloway priorities
Marine / Another busy summer for yachts
Council / SIC looks to enhance ‘internal innovation’
Council / Streaming meetings will give ‘greater access’ to local democracy, SIC chief says
News round-up / Learning life-saving skills, debunking falsehoods about plastic, Church of Scotland fun run, Commonwealth war graves talk, latest issue of The New Shetlander
Court / Jail term for assaulting pregnant partner
Court / Knife assault lands man prison sentence
Sport / John Magnus and Seumas to lead Island Games ceremony
Police investigate weekend incidents
Letters / Building tunnels to reduce carbon emissions
Letters / A one trick pony fighting a disastrous battle
Letters / Viking wind farm project all wrong for Shetland
Marine / Twelve young trainees ready to set sail
Community / Midsummer Carnival raises fund for reach fund
Business / Toft residents hand in petition against net washing plant
Transport / Loganair charges fiver extra after industrial action causes ‘significant’ financial impact
Community / MRI scanner appeal to approach trust for donation
Transport / NorthLink boss defends sleeping pods
Council / Fibre broadband for North Isles moving closer
Letters / Sleep deprivation torture (NorthLink’s sleeping pods)
Police investigate garage vandalism
Marine / Fine show of Faroe vessels in Lerwick harbourFlotilla commemorates 100 years of the Faroe flag
Transport / Cabin fares ‘abhorrent’, says councillor
Business / Jarlshof car park congestion set to continue
Marine / Fishermen support new funding drive to combat heart disease